EmbraceCLE 2022

Total Raised to Date since 2020 – Almost $610,000!

The annual EmbraceCLE Community Challenge is a month-long community fundraising competition in which Cleveland-area charities compete to raise the most money for their non-profit mission.

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In 2022, in addition to keeping the money they raised, the top organizations walked away with cash prizes from Embrace totaling $70,000!

Participating organizations raised over $147,000 throughout September 2022 - with an additional $70k in grand prizes from Embrace, totaling over $217,000 raised for nonprofits!

Small but Mighty Winners

Friends of City Dogs Cleveland logo

1st Place: $15,000 Prize

Friends of City Dogs Cleveland

Amount Raised: $27,475

Fostering Hope Logo

2nd Place: $8,000 Prize

Neighborhood Pets

Amount Raised: $24,192

Geauga Mama Dogs and Pups logo

3rd Place: $4,500 Prize

Geauga Mama Dogs and Pups

Amount Raised: $20,775

The Big Dog Winners


1st Place: $15,000 Prize

Red Oak Camp

Amount Raised: $27,780


2nd Place: $8,000 Prize

One of a Kind Pet Rescue

Amount Raised: $16,715


3rd Place: $4,500 Prize

The LGBT Community Center of Cleveland

Amount Raised: $9,815

2022 Bonus Challenge Winners

Additional $15,000 in Prizes

One of a Kind Pet Rescue, Friends of CITY DOGS Cleveland, Red Oak Camp, The LGBT Community Center of Cleveland, Petfix Northeast Ohio, Parma Animal Shelter, Golden Retrievers in Need (GRIN)

Embrace Pet Insurance announces winners for their second annual EmbraceCLE Community Challenge.

"We call it the EmbraceCLE community Challenge because it really is about building and supporting our community," says Brian Macias, president, Embrace Pet Insurance. "These organizations are what make our region great. We love providing a platform to raise awareness of these amazing nonprofits and help them generate much-needed financial support."

Brian Macias President of Embrace Pet Insurance