The Capital Area Animal Welfare Society will hold its 23rd annual Santa CAAWS fundraiser on Nov. 6 at Perkins Road Community Park, 7122 Perkins Road.

All proceeds benefit CAAWS.

Children, friends, family and pets are welcome to have their picture taken with Santa. Multiple photo packages will be available.

Package and price information is available at Preregistration is available online through Nov. 2 and includes a 10 percent discount on photos.

Those who preregister will have their photos taken between 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., while those who do not preregister will have their photos taken from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

CAAWS will offer free microchipping from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. for animals that had their picture taken with Santa, and BREC and Raising Cane’s will provide activities and refreshments.

Participants are encouraged to donate blankets, pet food or toys to distribute to pet owners who were affected by August flooding. Donors will be eligible for giveaways at the event.

Visit to donate to the CAAWS emergency fund or to volunteer.