TROPICAL STORM ELSA UPDATE Suncoast Humane Society’s shelter and thrift stores will be closing early on July 6, starting at 2:00 PM. We have an emergency plan in place and will be prioritizing the safety of our animals, staff, and volunteers.
Would you like to be a part of our next incredible Mission Pawsible? We URGENTLY need fosters to help us CLEAR the shelter for the 4th of July weekend. The loud noises that come with the celebrations, are terrifying to the animals, many of whom already do not like being here to begin […]
What do we know about animal shelters? We know they are the last resort for pets whose world has fallen apart, abandoned and relinquished for a myriad of reasons, none optimistic. Additionally, we know that shelters are stressful. Even the most easy-going dog or cat experiences distress in a shelter environment. It is for this […]
Made possible through the Gregory M. Spencer Endowed Fund of Gulf Coast Community Foundation, Suncoast Humane Society (SHS) received a $5,000 grant to expand the Positive Alternatives to Shelter Surrender (PASS) program. SHS’s PASS program exists to respond to community needs and to provide relief to animals and their caretakers in order to save […]
Here’s how the CARES Act changes deducting charitable contributions made in 2020: Previously, charitable contributions could only be deducted if taxpayers itemized their deductions. However, taxpayers who don’t itemize deductions may take a charitable deduction of up to $300 for cash contributions made in 2020 to qualifying organizations. For the purposes of this deduction, qualifying […]
2019 HURRICANE EXPO Visit Our Booth • APRIL 26TH – 27TH Please join us on: Saturday, April 27th at 10:00 am for a special presentation by our Executive Director, Phil Snyder, about: Caring & Preparing for Your Pet Venice Community Center 326 Nokomis Ave. S., Venice, FL 34285
We have some great news! We have been selected by Winn-Dixie’s Community Bag Program. This means that for the entire month of May, Suncoast Humane Society will receive a $1 donation every time a Community Bag is sold unless otherwise directed by the customer through the Giving Tag. All you have to do to support Suncoast […]
Hill’s Pet Nutrition is recognizing volunteers who go above and beyond for homeless pets through their #HillsShelterHeroes contest. When we caught wind of this, we knew we had to nominate Fran Keough as our Shelter Hero! Here’s her story: For Suncoast Humane Society, Fran Keough epitomizes the word volunteer. Over the last five years, she […]
We would like to say a HUGE thank you to the members of Hinck Private Wealth Management for collecting a very generous amount of proceeds as well as pet supplies during their recent shredding event. You guys are pawsome!
You can still help us! Harbor Style Magazine just opened voting for its annual “Harbor’s Hottest” contest! We would like to compete for one of the categories: Best Fundraising Gala. For the last two years, we have been voted a finalist for this category and would LOVE if we were able to win 1st place […]