Players for Pits, NFP (PFP) is an Illinois based 501c3 no-kill dog rescue. Founded in 2013, PFP takes in pit bull type dogs who have come across desperate situations and need rescue to save their lives. All funds required to run the rescue come from donations, grants, and business sponsorships.
Players for Pits guiding mission is to save discarded pit bull type dogs that end up at our local open access animal controls in Chicago and the suburbs. We strive to give dogs another chance to become an integral part of our communities by matching them with families that will advocate and love them for forever. Our goal is to decrease the amount of pit bull type dogs dying in our local shelters and help Chicago & the entire nation become no-kill.
PFP is comprised of three board members, team leaders, foster families, volunteers, advocates and athletes.