10:00 am10:00

Couch 2 5K Training Group Information Meeting

  • Glazebrook Park

Never run before? Haven't run in a while? Want a great way to meet your goal of running a 5k and support a great cause? Join us July 29th for an informational meeting about our 10 week group training program! The program will offer 2 group runs each week and advice from runners that will be there to help you every step of the way. Registration will open May 15th! Don't miss this opportunity to meet your goal with support and accountability.

2:00 pm14:00


  • Chez Marilyn

3RD ANNUAL YAPPY HOUR BENEFIT- This event is to help raise money for Hope Animal Rescue. Hope Animal Rescue is a non profit- no kill shelter. This event will be held on the patio of Chez Marilyn in which you may bring your best friend 🐶. All dogs must be spayed or neutered to join on the fun. Games, prices, 50/50, live music, silent auction, and live auction will be part of the fun.... more info coming soon!!

8:00 am08:00

5th Annual Run for Rescue

  • Glazebrook Park

October 7, 2017
Glazebrook Park, Godfrey, Illinois
Registration/Check-In 8:00 - 8:45 am
5K Run/Walk Start: 9:00am
1 Mile Mutt Strut: 9:30 am

More information on our fan page at

Race Packet Pick Up
Packets will be available during race day registration. Early packet Pick-up TBD

Hope Rescues pulls dogs on their last day of life from animal controls and cares for them until they are able to find them a forever home. Since it's founding in 2005, over 3000 animals have been saved. 

Both courses take place at the beautiful Glazebrook Park located at 1401 Stamper Lane in Godfrey, IL., taking runners through a breath-taking walking trail.

Registration Opens May 15, 2017. 

OnLine Registration will be via ActiveWorks.com
OR Email melodymcgowan61@gmail.com for Registration & Pledge Forms.

Bake Sale, Photo Booth, Hope Merchandise


Couch to 5K Training Program

4:00 pm16:00

Drink for a cause Night

  • Old Bakery Beer Company

Join us this Thursday to raise money for Hope Animal Rescues on our monthly Drink for a Cause Night! We will be donating 25% of our beer sales from 4PM - 9PM.

"Hope Rescues saves dogs on their last day of life from animal control facilities to find them new homes within our adoption program. We offer them vet care, love and enrichment until a suitable new home can be found for each. We are a no-kill animal rescue with over 100 volunteers and only 2 paid employees."

We host Drink for a Cause Night on the 3rd Thursday of every month. Just email lauren@oldbakerybeer.com if you have a charitable organization in mind for future donation!

11:00 am11:00



Hope Rescues is at PETSMART every Saturday from 11AM to 3:00PM. Come get acquainted with our dogs and get started on the adoption process! 
Location:  130 Junction Drive, Glen Carbon, IL 62034

11:00 am11:00

PETCO Adoption Day


Hope Rescues is at PECO every Saturday from 11AM to 3:30PM. Come get acquainted with our dogs and get started on the adoption process! 
Location:  6631 Edwardsville Crossing Dr., Edwardsville, IL 62025

10:00 am10:00

Collinsville Pet Expo

  • Gateway Center

The Collinsville Pet Expo is a family day of fun. You can visit dogs and cats up for adoption. Shop for dog treats, clothes, training gear, etc. It is everything pet friendly all in under one roof.
Best dressed pet contest, raffles for great prizes, food and drink available. Just agreat day indoors during the summer heat.
Come on out and join us
Entry is Free, dogs welcome with proof of vaccines.

ATTN VENDORS: if you want in on this great expo please email admin@hoperescues.com for your packet.

Vendor Booths