May 4, 2019

Doggie Dash 2019 – 5k Fun Run and 1.5mi walk

Run or Walk, please join us for this fun event to support the Friendship APL in Elyria, OH!


Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Lorain County Community College, 1005 North Abbe Rd., Elyria OH

8:30AM Registration

5K Fun Run/1.5-Mile Walk begin at 9:30AM
Event T-Shirts with online pre-registration $5 / Day of Race: $10
Shirts will be available for pick-up on race day.

This race is brought to you by the Lake Ridge Academy APL Service Group and Cause for Paws Club. All race proceeds will be donated to the Friendship APL, 8303 Murray Ridge Road, Elyria, OH 44035.

For more information, please contact Erin George at

Please Note: Entry Fees Are Non-Refundable


MAY 8, 2019

Complete your Living Will and your Healthcare Power of Attorney in one hour with a lawyer

On Wednesday, May 8th at 7:00 PM, Friendship APL will be partnering with Attorney Lucy O’Shaughnessy for a community event. Attorney O’Shaughnessy will review the Ohio law, which gives you the right to make your health care decisions. Let’s help ensure that your wishes are honored, regarding life-sustaining treatment, and designating who you want to speak for you, if unable to do so for yourself.

There is no charge for the event, which will be held at the Friendship APL located at 8303 Murray Ridge Road in Elyria.

FAPL is suggesting a $20 donation per person to attend this event. Space is limited.

Please bring a photo ID so that the paperwork can be notarized. Please visit for more information on Attorney Lucy O’Shaughnessy or if you are in need of any other legal services.

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JUNE 10, 2019
Golf Outing Fundraiser

Join Friendship Animal Protective League for a wonderful day of golf at Red Tail Golf Club on Monday, June 10, 2019

June 2019 Golf

Proceeds from this outing benefit animals seized by Friendship APL Humane Officers and help offset the cost the shelter incurs from spaying/neutering and other medical expenses.

Enjoy 18 holes of golf, cart rental, box lunch, dinner, contests, food & fun – all to benefit the Friendship APL. Contact Deb McFadden at (440) 759-7921 or for more information on the golf fundraiser.

Reserve your tickets today!

Wheels for WagsAUGUST 24, 2019
“Wheels for Wags” Charity Car Show

Support the Friendship APL while having an entertaining evening at this benefit car show on 37711 Detroit Rd. in Avon Aug. 24 from 10am – 3pm. Enjoy awards, door prizes, pet blessings and even adopt a dog! Entry donation $10 per vehicle; Pre-registration $8 per vehicle. Spectators are free, but donations of pet food and litter appreciated.

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If you have any questions regarding any of our upcoming events, please feel free to give us a call at (440) 322-4321 x230. We look forward to hearing from you soon!