Donations

Thank you for helping the animals! It is only with the support of people like you that we are able to continue as a shelter for homeless and unwanted animals, a rescue operation, a placement agency, an educational and advocacy organization and a pet care resource center. Our furry friends and staff truly appreciate your kindness.

Sincerely,
Maria Benham
President & CEO

Here are some of the many ways that you can help the lost, abandoned and unwanted animals at the DRHS. Your continued support is greatly appreciated!


DONATE ONLINE
Your kind donation helps us care for over 4,000 animals that take refuge at the DRHS each year providing them with compassion, love, shelter, medical care, and food. Your support helps us to continue to provide many programs that strengthen the humane-animal bond throughout our community. Thank you for clicking here to make an online donation - annual or monthly!

FETCH LIST
Help the animals by bringing in items from our Fetch List like nonclumping kitty litter and paper towels. Click here for our latest list and thank you in advance for your support!

TRIBUTE TILES & BRICKS
Help the animals at the DRHS by purchasing a brick or tile in memory or honor of a precious pet or loved one. Click here for more information and to download an order form.
8"x4" Tribute Brick - $100 Memorial or Honorary Gift
4"x4" Tribute Tile - $500 Memorial or Honorary Gift


BEQUESTS & ESTATES
Leave a legacy of compassion toward our mission of providing a safe haven for animals in need and nurturing the human-animal bond by including the DRHS in your estate plans. For more information, contact Maria Benham, President & CEO at maria@dbqhumane.org.


SUPPORT OUR 2015 FUNDRAISING EVENTS
Support the DRHS by attending and/or sponsoring our major fundraising events: 15th Annual Garage Sale Extravaganza on March 20 & 21, 22nd Annual dog walk (new name coming soon) on Saturday, May 16, and "Tails at Twilight," our annual fall gala on Friday, October 2. Click here for all the scoop!

Choose to be an EVENT SPONSOR: Garage Sale Extravaganza ($1,000, $500 or $250), Dog Walk ($2,500, $1,000, $500, or $250), and "Tails at Twilight" ($5,000, $2,500, $1,000, $500 or $250). Email Ann Lorenz at ann@dbqhumane.org for more information.


MATCHING GIFTS & WORKPLACE GIVING
Many employers sponsor matching gift programs that match employee charitable contributions. Others conduct annual campaigns in the workplace to raise money for nonprofit organizations. For more information on how you or your business can help shelter pets through your company's programs, email Ann Lorenz at ann@dbqhumane.org.

FUZZY FEET BOUTIQUE
Our Feet Feet Boutique has the purr-fect gift for the pet lover in your life! Click here to see some of the many unique items that the shop has to offer. 100% of the proceeds stay right here in our community to help our shelter pets.


MAKE A DIFFERENCE - VOLUNTEER!
Choose to make a difference in the lives of our animals by becoming a volunteer! We have over 15 ways you can get involved. To find out more, click here or email Joe Letriz, Volunteer Coordinator, at joe@dbqhumane.org.

JOIN THE FUN AT HADLEY'S DOG PARK
Hadley's Dog Park, our private member's only dog park is open year round. You and your precious pooch can enjoy an acre of green space and dog park ammenities. Click here for more information.

BE A PARTY ANIMAL!
Rent our huge Falb Training Center for a child's or adult's birthday party. Click here for more information, or email Lisa Kucharski, Humane Education Coordinator at lisa@dbqhumane.org.

GIVE A GIFT OF STOCK
Consider a gift of stock to the DRHS. For more information, contact Maria Benham, President & CEO at maria@dbqhumane.org.

GET THE KIDS INVOLVED!
The youth of our community help our animals in many ways: (1) Participate in our Kids & Critter's Camp (week long camp or day camp), (2) Join our Humane Heroes kid's club, (3) Host a lemonade stand or other community fundraiser, (4) Host a Fetch List drive at your school, (5) Make fleece blankets for our cat cages, (6) Have your birthday party at the DRHS, (7) Invite Lisa, our Humane Education Coordinator, to your school for a bite safety talk, or (8) Email Lisa at
lisa@dbqhumane.org with your own idea! At 12 years of age, they can be official volunteers (with an adult until age 16).