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Pups in the Park
Sunday Social:Donation Drive
Fashion for Paws 9th Annual Runway Show
Sugar House Adoption Party
Make Your Dog A Hero
28th Annual Bark Ball 
Bethesda Big Train: Nonprofit of the Night
Putt for Pups
Rooftop Happy Hour

DC Walk for the Animals 
40th Annual Marine Corps Marathon 

Do YOU want to host the next Washington Humane Society Fundraiser?

WHS is always looking for new and exciting fundraising ideas to help raise money for the homless animals of DC.
If you would like to support WHS by hosting a fundraising event, please email your proposal to Rthaler@washhumane.org

Pups in the Park 

April 2015-September 2015 
Nationals Park 
1500 S Capitol St. SE
Washington, DC 20003

Bring your pups to Nationals Park to support the Washington Humane Society on these dates: 

Saturday, April 18 at 1:05 PM: Nationals vs. Phillies 

Saturday, May 23 at 4:05 PM: Nationals vs. Phillies 

Wednesday, June 3 at 7:05 PM: Nationals vs. Blue Jays

Sunday, June 21 at 1:35 PM: Nationals vs. Pirates

Thursday, September 3 at 7:05 PM: Nationals vs. Braves

Saturday, September 26 at 4:05 PM: Nationals vs. Phillies

Tickets on sales now! 

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Sunday Social: Donation Drive 

Sunday, April 26, 2015
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Graham Georgetown
1075 Thomas Jefferson St. NW
Washington, DC 20007

The Graham in Georgetown is hosting a Sunday after-brunch social for the Washington Humane Society. Sip cocktails while enjoying the beautiful view from the Graham's rooftop bar. 

It's Kitten Time! We are collecting donations for our shelters at the door in place of an entrance fee. Please arrive with one of the following items to join our social:

Kitten-friendly Toys 
Cat Treats 
Litter Boxes 
Litter Scoops 

If you prefer to make a monetary donation, we will be accepting a suggested $10 at the door! 

Fashion for Paws 9th Annual Runway Show

Saturday, May 2, 2015
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H St, NW
Washington, DC 

TICKETS AND TABLES ARE ON SALE NOW. Visit www.fashionforpaws.org for details and to make your purchase.

WANT TO BECOME A SPONSOR? Click here for more information.

Watch the promo video here! 

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Ready, Set, Bid!

The Fashion for Paws Online Auction is LIVE! Everyone has the opportunity to win exciting items from the online auction which is NOW OPEN! You don't have to attend attend Fashion for Paws to bid, or win, so visit the site now to view the fabulous prizes available and start bidding for your chance to win! 

 The auction will close Sunday, April 26 at 5:00 PM. Bid on a variety of great items found only in the Fashion for Paws auction collection. 
Dont delay - bid today! Remember 100% of proceeds benefit the Washington Humane Society!

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Sugar House Adoption Party 

Saturday, May 16, 2015
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sugar House Day Spa
111 N Alfred St.
Alexandria, VA 22314

Prizes, Food Trucks, and More!

Come support WHS at the Sugar House Adoption Party. Meet adoptable WHS animals, win fabulous prizes, and eat some great food!

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Make Your Dog A Hero

Sunday, May 17, 2015
Shinola Logan Circle
1534 14th St. NW
Washington, DC 20005

Please join us for Shinola's event to benefit the Washington Humane Society. 

Shinola is celebrating their newest items in their pet collection with a special animal event in partnership with WHS. 

Shinola will treat shoppers to complimentary grooming services from Woofie's Mobile Pet Spa, as well as refreshments and light snacks for human and animal guests alike!  

The adoptions vehicle will be stopping by, so come out to meet the adoptable animals of the Washington Humane Society! 
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28th Annual Bark Ball

Saturday, June 20, 2015
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Washington Hilton
1919 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 

The 28th Annual Bark Ball is the only black-tie event where movers and shakers of Washington DC can bring their canine companions as their dates. There will be a reception followed by an extensive silent and live auction, dinner, program, dancing, and special surprises.


For event details and further information please visit www.barkball.org

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Bethesda Big Train: Nonprofit Of The Night

Friday, July 10, 2015
7:30 PM
Shirley Povich Field
10600 Westlake Dr.
Bethesda, MD 20852

Come watch the Bethesda Big Train play the Vienna River Dogs in the Cal Ripken Jr. Summer Baseball League.

Arrive early for a pre-game adoption event with the Washington Humane Society starting at 6:00 PM. 

Click here to purchase tickets. 
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Putt for Pups

Thursday, July 16, 2015
7:00PM - 10:00PM
H Street Country Club
1335 H Street NE.
Washington, DC 20002

Show off your mini golf skills at Putt for Pups, a mini golf tournament benefiting the Washington Humane Society. Click here to purchase tickets. Each ticket includes: 

  • Entry into the Putt for Pups Hole-In-One Mini Golf Tournament. Winner recieves a $50 gift card to H Street Country Club. 
  • 1 Drink Ticket for a Beer, Wine, Or  Putt for Pups Specialty Drink 
  • Hors d'oeuvres 
  • Drink Specials for the rest of the night 

    **This event is for ages 21 and over, no refunds will be provided** 

Rooftop Happy Hour 

Wednesday, August 12, 2015
6:00PM - 10:00PM
The Rooftop at the Embassy Row Hotel 
2015 Massachusetts Ave NW.
Washington, DC 20036

Come check out the newly renovated Embassy Row Hotel Rooftop Bar on August 12th. They are hosting a happy hour for the Washington Humane Society! 

$1 of every draft beer or wine sold benefits the Washington Humane Society 

Food Special: 5 wings for $3 or 10 for $5 




DC Walk for the Animals

Saturday, September 26, 2015
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Kingsbury Center
5000 14th St. NW
Washington, DC 20011

More information coming soon!  
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Marine Corps Marathon

Sunday, October 25, 2015

We have bibs for the sold-out Marine Corps Marathon! Join team WHS and register online TODAY


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