The 22nd Annual 5K Run/Walk for the Animals will be hosted on May 4, 2019 at Wildwood Park in Harrisburg. Each years hundreds of HSHA supporters join us for a day filled with fun, entertainment and adventure including 30+ vendors providing goods and services for humans and their pets, along with food trucks providing all kinds of treats to keep the good times rolling!


For more infomration click here or contact HSHA's Outreach & Event Coordinator, Luke Grumbine at LukeG@humanesocietyhbg.org.


Join us for HSHA’s First Annual Foster Appreciation & Informational Luncheon. This casual and catered luncheon is the perfect opportunity to learn more about HSHA's foster care program and to meet our current foster parents. As we prepare for kitten season, stop in on April 27 between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to see if HSHA's foster program is a way for you to give back to your community and the homeless animals of Central PA. For more information, please click here to review our Facebook Event & Invitation.

RSVP's are appreciated but not required. Email Aspasia Yeager at aspasiay@humanesocietyhbg.org by 4/20/19.


Join us for our Annual Indoor Yard Sale hosted by the Shelter Buddies. The Shelter Buddies are a group of HSHA supporters that host fundraising events throughout the year all to raise money to directly benefit the shelter residents. Their efforts help with extraordinary medical expenses and kennel enrichment - like cat scratchers and kongs.

Thursday, May 9 | 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Friday, May 10 | 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 11 | 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Click here for more information and HAPPY SHOPPING!


Our next low-cost vaccine clinic is on Saturday, April 27. It will be hosted in the shelter's Intake Center from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. Please join us to keep your pet healthy and happy! As a reminder, these events are rain or shine and based on a first come, first served basis. But, as long as you are in line before 11:00 a.m. you and your pet will be seen by our veterinarian. For more information, click here.


A sincere thanks to a wonderful group of volunteers from UPMC Pinnacle who made a significant contribution to the shelter. After identifying several projects, teams were formed and the results were very impressive and greatly appreciated. The photos speak for themselves!

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April 27 | Fostering Love Round Up
An Informational & Appreciation Luncheon for HSHA's Foster Care Program. Click here to RSVP.

May 4 | 5K Run/Walk for the Animals
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Shelter Buddies Yard Sale | @ Unique Limousine
Thursday, May 9 | 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday, May 10 | 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 11 | 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

July 27 | Christmas in July Adopt-A-Thon

October 19 | Pittie Party

November 9 | Fur Ball Gala & Auction

December 7 | Holiday Adopt-A-Thon

Workplace Giving

CFC (Combined Federal Campaign) – 77697
SECA (State Employees Combined Appeal) – 4401-0027
United Way – 3022