Chevy Chase Country Club
Wheeling, Illinois
Friday, November 1, 2024
6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Pawty for a purpose at Heartland Animal Shelter’s Golden Paw Gala! Dine, sip, and mingle with fellow animal lovers in an unfurgettable location. Bid on amazing prizes in our silent auction, participate in the Fund-a-Cause, and rock out to Ellis Clark!

Concert with Ellis Clark

Ellis Clark has been a longtime fixture of the Chicago music community working nationally as a performing musician with his band Big Hair Big Trouble, Ellis Clark & The Big Parade, The Social Act and Epicycle. 

Ellis has shared the bill with Nine Inch Nails, The Smashing Pumpkins, Blondie, Dave Davies (The Kinks), Glenn Tilbrook (Squeeze), UB40, The Neville Brothers, and the late SNL star Chris Farley to name a few.

As a songwriter, his music has been featured in movies, television including Apple TV+, Shining Girls, FX, American Horror Story, MTV, Made and many others.  



Liz Goldberg
Gala Chair

Jennifer Schlueter
Executive Director

Committee Members
Shayna Carlson
Kelly Chabebe
Ellen Detroy
Edie Eiseman
Shawn Fitzgerald
Mimi Goodwin
Danielle Gordon
Liza Holubtsova
Rachel Mullany
Shannon Patton
Stephanie Peters
Courtney Robinson
Maribeth Santiago
Linda Schroeder
Vicky Ross
Alyssa Vinci

How Your Contribution Helps




Medication for four animals for one month


Spay/neuter surgery for one animal 

Thank You to Our Event Sponsors




Premium Auction Donors