2019 Was a Big Year For Saving Pets at the SPCA of SW Michigan
2019 had it's ups and downs. However, their are hundreds of happy new families with the help of the SPCA.
According to SPCAswmich.org their mission is simple,
The SPCA of Southwest Michigan is dedicated to working for the well-being of animals and creating an adoption-focused community in Southwest Michigan. Our goal is to end senseless animal euthanasia in SW Michigan, and provide all animals with a loving, caring home.
In 2019 the SPCA of Southwest Michigan was named "Best Practicing Shelter." They also have the honor of receiving the "Largest No-Kill Shelter in Michigan" award for the second year in a row.
Because of the hard work of their staff and volunteers 582 cats and 715 dogs found their new forever families right here in Kalamazoo county. Those are incredible numbers.
If you want to help the SPCA of Southwest Michigan help the animals here are some of their programs you might be interested in:
No one likes to be hungry. The SPCA of Southwest Michigan partners with area food banks to help provide food for cats and dogs in need of assistance.
COLD NOSES WARM HEARTS
It gets darn cold in Michigan! Our Cold Noses Warm Hearts initiative helps outdoor pets stay warm! Help SPCA staff and volunteers as we coordinate food and build warm shelters for our furry friends!
CANNISTERS IN COMMUNITIES
Can you host a cannister at your business? Donor’s small change can add up to big change for our animals. Can you help?
MY SISTER’S HOUSE
Jointly sponsored by the YWCA of Kalamazoo, My Sister’s House supports pets in transition. We help at risk families by assisting with pet needs. For a successful new start, when families are settled, the shelter helps with treats, toys and food.
HOST YOUR OWN NEEDS DRIVE
Interested in hosting a needs drive? Or, do you have a large volunteer group that wants to give back? Check out our list and contact us if you have additional questions.
PARTNER WITH US ON A SPECIAL EVENT
If you are interested in partnering with us on a special event, please complete the interest form below and we will get in touch with you. All event partnerships require a minimum donation up front to help cover time and expenses. Click on the form for more details.
You can also donate by clicking here or find out how to volunteer by clicking here.
Congrats to everyone at the SPCA of Southwest Michigan for an amazing year fighting for our furry friends that don't have their own voice.
If you adopted from the SPCA of Southwest Michigan in 2019 please share a photo of your fur baby in the facebook comments.