WAYS YOU CAN HELP US FUNDRAISE
beyond your individual gifts and membership
We are looking for dedicated people to help with fundraising and events. All we ask is a few hours a month. Throughout the year, The Animal Haven hosts events to raise money for the shelter. The 2018 schedule is in the works and will be posted here when ready.
In the meantime, please peruse the list of ways you can help the shelter raise money. If you are interested in supporting the shelter in any of the ways mentioned below, we want to hear about it! Please email Linda.
Spend a Few Hours at a Local Pet Partner Store
We are looking for people who can man our info table for a few hours on a Sat or Sun at local pet partner stores: Petco North Haven, Agway of North Haven, Choice Pet Supply of North Haven. We provide material and training.
Host a Fundraiser to Benefit The Animal Haven
Have an event that we should know about? Want us to attend one of your events? Whether it’s a lemonade stand or an evening gala, our supporters have been pretty creative in coming up with fun ideas to raise money for the cats and dogs in our care.
Shop with Amazon Smile and earn money for The Animal Haven
When first visiting AmazonSmile, customers are prompted to select a charitable organization from almost one million eligible organizations. In order to browse or shop at AmazonSmile, customers must first select a charitable organization. For eligible purchases at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the customer’s selected charitable organization.
Use this link to get started http://smile.amazon.com/ch/06-0735382.
Buy Bissell and earn money for The Animal Haven
The Animal Haven is a participating shelter in Bissell’s Partner for Pets program. When you purchase pet products on bissell.com and enter the code ADOPT at checkout, a portion of your purchase will be donated to our rescue. What’s more, every purchase goes towards an entry for us to win a $5,000 quarterly giveaway!
- Learn more at www.bissell.com/partnersforpets.Shop pet products on www.bissell.com
- Enter the code ADOPT at checkout
- Then select our rescue!
Sign up for “Walk for a dog” and earn money for The Animal Haven each time you walk your dog
Thank you to all who supported The Animal Haven’s Walk-a-dog-a-thon Sunday, Oct 22!
It was a beautiful, sunny day. A special shout out to the volunteer students from Quinnipiac University and our volunteers who brought our adoptable dogs to the event. And, to all of our sponsors. Because of all of you, just over $5,000 was raised for the shelter animals. We hope you had as much fun as we did. View our photo gallery here.
WALK-A-DOG-ATHON (23rd Annual)
Sunday, October 22, 2017
1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
On the North Haven Town Green
1:00 PM Registration & Socializing
1:30 PM Dog Trick Contest
2:00 PM 1 mile Mutt Strut
2:30 PM Costume Parade & Contest
3:00 PM Pawction Drawing
Advance registration of $25 includes receipt of a long sleeve t-shirt
Please ask your friends, co-workers and family members to support you and The Animal Haven by sponsoring your 1 mile walk for $10, $20 or more.
About the event: Walk-A-Dog-Athon is the Animal Haven’s primary fundraising event each year.
Our goal is to raise much needed funds for the shelter’s operating and veterinary care expenses.
This event helps The Animal Haven save the lives of over 300 homeless pets each year.
2017 Fur Ball
Saturday, October 14, 2017
5:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Masonic Temple Building
285 Whitney Ave
New Haven, CT
Advance tickets are $40 pp; $50 at the door. Dinner, entertainment and silent auction; all proceeds benefit The Animal Haven.
Visit www.furballcharity2017.com for tickets and more information.