Your Support Saves Lives

We rely almost exclusively on private donations to carry out our work. Your support provides shelter, care and hope for thousands of animals every year. There are many avenues for giving.

Our tax ID is 14-1338459.

Online - Credit Card or Direct Debit

Donate online via credit card, debit card or direct debit. All major carriers and PayPal accepted.

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Memorials & Tributes

Memorial or honorary donations (also known as "tributes") may be made:

  • Online donation with instant, personalized e-card notification to honoree or family Donate >>
  • Online donation with printed card notification* to honoree or family Donate >>
  • Via mail or fax - please print and complete our Donation Form >>
  • In person as indicated below

*Personal message not available with printed card notification. We will mail a notification of your gift, including your name and address, but not the gift amount. This may take up to 2 weeks.

Check or Money Order by Mail

Mail your gift to:

Mohawk Hudson Humane Society
3 Oakland Avenue
Menands, NY 12204

Faithful Friends

Donate weekly, monthly, quarterly or annually via credit card or direct debit, and choose the recurring frequency you prefer.

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In Person

Donate in person and visit the pets, too! Please check our current hours at the bottom of the page.

Mohawk Hudson Humane Society
3 Oakland Avenue 
Menands, NY 12204

Supplies & Equipment

We are always in need of supplies for the animals in our care. Please view our wish list to see what we need. 

We are unable to accept used bowls and litter pans at this time.

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Planned Giving (Bequests, Stocks, Annuities, etc.)

On behalf of the thousands of animals the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society assists every year, thank you for your interest in supporting our work. For some donors, using one or some of the various planned giving opportunities listed below is a way to make a significant positive impact on the Society, while also realizing tax benefits. As with any transfer of assets, please speak with a financial adviser and/or attorney before making any final decisions. Our tax ID is 141338459.

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Facebook Fundraiser

Facebook makes it easy to ask your friends and family to support the MHHS mission. Just choose “Select Nonprofit” and search for Mohawk Hudson Humane Society.


Donate Your Time & Skill

Do you have time to devote to a worthwhile cause? Do you love animals? Do you want to give back to your community? Become a volunteer with MHHS!

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Donate a Vehicle

Have a vehicle you no longer want or need? Donate it to CarEasy >> and designate the proceeds to MHHS.

Employer-Matched Gifts

Many companies will match donations made by their employees to non-profit charitable organizations such as MHHS. If you're unsure whether your employer matches gifts, please contact your Human Resources Department.

United Way

MHHS is eligible to receive contributions through the United Way Donor Option program. To participate, request a Donor Option card from your company's United Way representative. You must sign a new Donor Option card each year, even if you have designated a United Way contribution to MHHS in the past.

State Employees Federated Appeal (SEFA)

Are you a State employee? Donate via the SEFA campaign. Our ID number is 50 00216.

Guardian Angel Fund

MHHS has a Guardian Angel Fund to help shelter animals in need of extra medical assistance for serious illnesses or injuries. Donate via credit card here or mail a check to the address above and mark it "Guardian Angel Fund."

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MHHS is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Your contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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