You're invited to attend the 2nd Annual Cheeseburgers For Paradise on Saturday, April 21 (4/21) from 6 PM-10 PM at Metamora Lions Club. Cheeseburgers For Paradise, a Burgers, Brew & Blue Jeans Fundraiser, benefits the rescue, housing, food and veterinary care of the dogs and cats at Paradise Animal Rescue. The benefit includes dinner and dessert, live entertainment, cash bar, raffles and a silent auction. Simple Ticket is $50 per person. Plus+ Ticket is $25 per person plus one new item valued at $25 or more to be auctioned. If you need suggestions for the Plus+ Ticket item, PAR is currently seeking jewelry, gift cards, chocolate baskets, large gift baskets, alcohol, wine packages, sports equipment, men’s toys, garden décor, sports memorabilia, flat screen TV, kindle, iPod, event tickets (concert, sporting, theme park), one of a kind experiences such as gourmet cooking, wine & dine, master gardening, etc.
Buy tickets here or at Paradise Animal Rescue. Call 810-969-4455 for more information or email adopt@parpets.org. Metamora Lions Club is located at 3790 N Oak Street in Metamora. Paradise Animal Rescue is located at 2266 N Lapeer Road in Lapeer. All proceeds benefit Paradise Animal Rescue, a 501(c)(3) non-profit.
The Mission of Paradise Animal Rescue is
  • To assist in decreasing the overpopulation of cats and dogs in Lapeer County. (i.e. endorsing early-age spay/neuter, alteration prior to adoption and feral cat spay/neuter programs.)
  • To find permanent homes for spayed/neutered, fully tested and vaccinated homeless pets.
  • Humane Education -To support animal safety and the prevention of animal cruelty through the promotion of humane treatment of all animals and supporting a ban on cosmetic procedures in animals.
  • To give appropriate medical treatment to minimize the suffering of sick, injured or abused cats and dogs and to practice updated health care guidelines that aid in the prevention and control of infectious disease.
  • To assist in the safe return of lost pets to their rightful homes.