Each February, HSHA conducts our Show Some Love With A Glove GLOVE DRIVE. Wearing and properly changing gloves dramatically reduces the spread of life-threatening diseases in a shelter environment. We use roughly 300,000 latex, vinyl, or nitrile gloves to clean, medicate, and care for the thousands of homeless animals that come to our shelter from Dauphin, Cumberland, Perry, and northern York Counties every year.
Our goal this year is to reach 250 cases of gloves
There are three (3) ways you can show your love for homeless pets right here in our area by supporting the 2018 HSHA GLOVE DRIVE:
**Please note: As of January 18, 2017 the FDA is banning the use of powdered surgical and exam gloves. Henry Schein states that: Healthcare providers and facilities are required to adhere to federal and state regulations, including the Occupational Safety and Health Administration standards. Therefore, HSHA will not be able to accept any powdered surgical or exam gloves.**
Questions can be addressed to Megan Strausbaugh firstname.lastname@example.org or 564-3320, ext. 125.
Currently our greatest need is canned food for both dogs and cats! Our cats prefer pate but the pups aren't picky! In addition, we could use some Clorox Wipes to help maintain a safe, clean, and healthy environment for all the sheter's residents.
Check out HSHA's Amazon Wish List for more specific needs.
We have several dogs and cats that are looking for a foster home. If you think you may be able to help, please visit our Fosters Needed page.
All of February | Glove Drive Campaign
February 11-16 | Shelter Sweetheart Week
February 19-23 | Shelter Deep Clean Week - CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC
April 18-22 | Volunteer Appreciation Week
May 4 | 5K Run/Walk for the Animals
July 27 | Christmas in July Adopt-A-Thon
October 19 | Pittie Party
November 9 | Fur Ball Gala & Auction
December 7 | Holiday Adopt-A-Thon
CFC (Combined Federal Campaign) – 77697
SECA (State Employees Combined Appeal) – 4401-0027
United Way – 3022