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Animal People: It’s time. Let’s rally around Seattle Humane and help build a new shelter that will save the lives of animals throughout the region and the state. Give today and join the ranks of animal lovers working to build something incredible.


Ways to give

Animal People come in all stripes, so of course giving looks a bit different for each and every donor. No matter what, every gift makes a powerful impact on the lives of Seattle Humane’s animals. Find a way to give that suits you best and join the hundreds of animal people who have committed to this campaign.  Personal Gift  Multi-Year Pledges  Recurring Gift  One-Time Gifts  Gifts of Stock  Matching Gifts  Schedule a Tour 

As you think about how you’d like to participate in this transformative effort, we thought we’d let you in on how donors at all levels are making personally significant gifts to the campaign. Take a look at how passion plus a little creativity resulted in larger gifts than the donors first thought possible.

How To Make A Personally Significant Gift (PDF) »

You can increase the impact of gifts of $5,000 or more, by making a pledge and spreading payment over as many as four years. We offer flexible payment schedules and accept a variety of payment methods to help make stretching your gift even easier. Download the form below for examples of payment plans that fit your budget. You can also download a complete your pledge form and formalize your gift. Our campaign staff is happy to talk with you regarding any questions you may have. To learn more, contact Elly Henriksen at or (425) 274-1504.

Pledge Schedule Examples (PDF)

Capital Campaign Pledge Form (PDF)

Recurring gifts are a wonderful way to maximize your giving with minimal effort. By giving a set amount each month, quarter, or year, you can effortlessly make an enduring and meaningful gift tailored to your budget. Click below to be taken to the donation page and join the hundreds of donors who have already given their support.

Link to Recurring Gift Form »

Are you ready to support Seattle Humane’s campaign to build a new shelter right now? A one-time gift is an easy, straightforward way to make an immediate impact on our campaign and join the hundreds of other donors who have given their support.

Link to One-Time Gift Form »

For some donors appreciated property, such as securities, are a convenient alternative to cash gifts. In many (if not most) situations, the full, fair market value of gifts of appreciated property is deductible. Additionally, taxes on capital gains can be avoided. Download the document below to earn more about giving gifts of stock.

Stock Transfer Letter (PDF) »

Many employers offer formal and informal matching programs for their employees’ gifts. Such programs can allow donors to multiply their gift, especially if the match is obtained for each year of the pledge period. See the list below for a list of companies in the greater Seattle area who will match employee contributions.

Matching Gifts List (PDF) »

Come see our aging current facility, meet our staff, and get a behind-the-scenes peek at the life saving work that Seattle Humane does every day.


Learn more about giving

You have questions? We have answers. These tools and resources will help you learn more about Seattle Humane, supporting the campaign, and the work we’re doing to save more animal lives.  Case for Support  FAQs  About Seattle Humane  Honor Roll  Donor Recognition  Schedule a Tour 

Learn more about Seattle Humane’s aging facility and why we decided that now is the time to build a new shelter.

Many hours have gone into planning and strategizing all aspects of the new shelter. Click below to learn more about the ideas that have guided our fundraising and design development.

The numbers are in, and they are impressive. Click below for a quick breakdown of our day-to-day operations and our annual stats.

Hundreds of donors already have made personally significant contributions to our campaign. Click below to learn more about who has committed to support Seattle Humane’s new shelter.

You can invest in the care of animals and leave a legacy that honors your family, business, loved ones or pets. Seattle Humane is offering named spaces throughout the new facility. Learn more about our available naming opportunities below and secure yours today.

Come see our aging current facility, meet our staff, and get a behind-the-scenes peek at the life saving work that Seattle Humane does every day.