Queen of Hearts Raffle
Mark your calendars!! Buck’s Pit Stop in Hodgkins is graciously hosting a Queen of Hearts raffle benefitting “It’s a Pittie Rescue”! It’s a fun twist on a 50/50 raffle. Tickets go on sale starting September 21st for only $1/each. Drawings will be held on Tuesdays starting September 28th.
Where: Buck’s Pit Stop, 6501 S. Kane Ave, Hodgkins, IL
When: Weekly Pull Tuesdays at 8:00PM
Every week a card from a deck of cards (54 total including jokers) is pulled. If the Queen of Hearts is not picked the tickets purchased that week are tossed and new tickets are to be purchased and the pot rolls over. The raffle has a potential of going 54 weeks. Please note that the tickets can only be purchased at Buck’s Pit Stop.
Checkout IPR’s new medical fundraising campaigns!
It’s A Pittie Rescue has set up an account with Cuddly to raise funds specifically focusing on our dogs with significant medical bills. All the money raised from Cuddly goes directly to our rescue. Donors can can give monetary donations and/or gifts from a dog’s wishlist!
Main Cuddly page with a list of our current campaigns: IPR – Cuddly Home Page
The Bully Blitz 5K run and 1-mile walk will take place on Saturday, October 2nd at Goodenow Grove Nature Preserve in Beecher, IL. This event is a fundraiser for It’s A Pittie Rescue, a local nonprofit, volunteer-based rescue. All proceeds from this event will go directly toward the rescue’s mission of rescuing, rehabbing, and rehoming the pit bull breeds and educating people about one of America’s most loyal and kind breeds, one dog at a time. This event will feature the 5K and 1-mile walk, vendors, dogs, and much more!
Check-In: All runners and walkers will check-in from 9:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. to receive race instructions and a race T-shirt.
Race Times: The race will begin at 10:00 am. The race will start with a competitive wave, then a fun run wave. All the 1-mile walkers will begin after the last runner. Competitive runners will be awarded 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes.
Goodenow Grove Nature Preserve, Meadowlark Shelter
27064 Dutton Rd, Beecher, IL 60401
Bully Blitz 5k Run: $35
Bully Blitz 1-Mile Walk: $25
-Race Map & Merchandise
-All registrations must be received by Thurs, Aug 19 to be guaranteed a race shirt.
–Registration ends Sept 18 at 11:59pm