• Add cavaliers@gccavalierrescue.org to your contact list!

  • "Until one has loved an animal, part of his soul remains unawakened."....

  • "Every volunteer does a little bit to help needy Cavaliers; together we do a lot."....

  • "Heaven help the little Cavaliers who call for help, and no one comes.".....

Contact Us


Greater Chicago Cavalier Rescue Board Members

Have Questions or Need to Contact a Board Member?

Send your general questions or requests for information to:


Or send mail to:

Greater Chicago Cavalier Rescue, PO Box 1421, Aurora IL 60505

Phone: 1-844-4CHICAV or 1-844-424-4228

Board of Directors


President: Melissa Collett


Treasurer: Kristen Weber


Placement/Rescue Coordinator: Melissa Collett


Transport Coordinator: William Laubach


Volunteer Coordinator: Patti Insalaco


Director of Fundraising:


Secretary:  Marie Brestel





A few of the GCCR Volunteers who have committed "a little bit to help needy Cavaliers" 


"Cavalier Sleuths"
If you spot a needy Cavalier email sleuth@gccavalierrescue.org
Holly Rylee
Faye Miller
Sue Berrett
Hillary Loeb Singer
"Gratitude" Sends Thank You notes to GCCR's supporters adopters, and friends
Email gratitude@gccavalierrescue.org

Ruth Stonecipher




Founding Members

Sue Coffee

Helen Cordell

Betty Iliff

Jackie Spielman

Bob Tomaszewski