Other Ways to Help

Other Ways to Help

Here are a few other ways to support Tails:

Help give our pets a cozy place to sleep while they are in our care! Gift a Kuranda bed to our shelter here.

Thrivent Choice members can contribute to organizations and influence how Thrivent distributes its charitable grand funding through Choice Dollars. Learn more here.

Send an eCard to the animal-lover in your life for birthdays, holidays, or just because! Choose a donation level to send with your card and support shelter pets in honor of the special people in your life. See card options here.

Don’t just take your dog for a walk… Walk for a Dog! Download the Walk for a Dog app by Wolftrax, and support your local animal shelter every time you walk your dog. More info and instructions here.

Round Up when you order online at Walmart.com! Click here to set Tails Humane Society as your default charity. We also have a Wishlist Registry where you can order supplies for pet in our care!

Give a gift of stocks, bonds or Mutual Funds. By donating appreciated stocks, bonds, and mutual fund shares that have been owned for more than one year, you can receive an income tax deduction for the fair market value of your gift. To make a stock gift to Tails Humane Society, please contact Michelle Groeper at mgroeper@tailshumanesociety.org or call 815-758-2457 ext 101. You can also download this form and give to your financial advisor to help complete the necessary paperwork and easily donate stock to help the animals at Tails.

Please contact Michelle Groeper at mgroeper@tailshumanesociety.org or call 815-758-2457 ext 101 on or before the day you actually initiate the transfer with the following information, so that we may acknowledge you and record the gift appropriately:

  1. number of shares
  2. name and stock symbol of what you plan to transfer

The gift will be valued on the day the stock enters Tails Humane Society’s account.

Cartoonizemypet.com provides an easy, fun way to put your pet on a variety of different items- t-shirts, mugs, blankets, phone cases, jewelry…You name it!! 

BONUS! 1% of every purchase will be collected as a donation to Tails on your behalf. Please remember to have Tails listed as your chosen charity! You will also have the opportunity to donate more if you feel so inclined. 

As always, THANK YOU for your support!