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Your support of the Humane Society of Elkhart County is promoting respect and responsibility to all animals and preventing suffering and neglect.  As a generous supporter of HSEC, your commitment and passion for animal welfare helps to provide compassionate care while educating and advocating on behalf of animals.


Want to become a member? Click here for online registration.

Please join HSEC as a sustaining donor of the Humane Society of Elkhart County.  A sustaining donation is an ongoing monthly contribution in support of the animals we serve.

  • $10 per month protects two dogs from heartworm disease.
  • $35 per month spays or neuters 10 cats yearly.
  • $100 per month feeds all the animals in the shelter for three weeks.

Your support as a sustaining donor helps to bring relief and comfort to animals throughout our county.

If you would like to “restrict” your funds, please make sure to use the comment box to say what the funds should be used for. Thank you!

To receive a mailed tax form, please check the box to provide your mailing address upon checkout.

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Donation Total: $35.00 One Time

Honor someone special today.

In Memory/Honor of donations can be made by typing in the name and address of the person who should receive the acknowledgment in the “comment” section. For example: “In Memory of John Doe. Please send an acknowledgment to his family at 1234 Johnson Street, Elkhart, IN 46514.” You can also restrict your donation for:

  • Spay/neuter of shelter pets
  • Dog and cat food
  • Medications and test kits
  • Shelter equipment

“Please restrict this donation for ___________”

In Memory of donations are a type of gift made in memory of a deceased family member, friend, neighbor, colleague, etc., to honor their life and legacy. In honor of donations are a type of gift made in honor of a family member, friend, neighbor, colleague, etc., to honor a life event or special occasion. Please provide the name of the person in remembrance or honor of.

In Memory/Honor of donations may be made by check or credit card (phone or online). Be sure to provide the name of the person in remembrance or honor of. If you include the individual’s main family contact name and address, we will let them know you have made a donation in memory/honor of their loved one, only sharing your name and address, but not the donation amount.

Your name and address only (not the gift amount) will be provided to the main contact you have provided. Please notify us at 574-475-HSEC (4732) if you do not want your information shared.

Donations by check can be mailed to: Humane Society of Elkhart County, 54687 County Road 19, Bristol, IN 46507

The Humane Society is a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit organization that greatly relies on donations. All donations received are fully tax deductible. Additionally, we collect fees through our adoption program and other services offered. Elkhart County and some of the cities within the county contract with the Humane Society to provide animal control services for Elkhart County and their cities. It should be understood that this is a private contract with the Humane Society and therefore, is not automatically supported by tax dollars like other municipal services such as law enforcement and other city and county offices.