Fundraising Events

San Diego Humane Society has a handful of major events throughout the year and lots of smaller events each month.

Attend our events and participate in promotions, knowing that your attendance or purchase directly benefits the animals in our care and the programs we offer.

Fur Ball

Fur Ball Gala

A must-attend event! Our annual black tie, dog-friendly gala to raise funds for animals.

2018 date coming soon!

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Walk for Animals


Join us at the Walk for Animals, held annually at Kit Carson Park in North County and at NTC Park at Liberty Station. 2018 dates coming soon!

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Day of Giving

Day of Giving

A day to celebrate and support the life saving work of SDHS!

2018 date coming soon!

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Sponsor an Event

Support San Diego Humane Society and receive special recognition! You or your company can be a sponsor for any of our events. For more info contact Alex Mares: [email protected] or 619.243.3441.

You Can Fundraise for the Animals

San Diego Humane Society is honored to have the support of our community, businesses, and organizations who are committed to helping animals in San Diego. Visit our Do-It-Yourself Fundraising page to learn about how you can partner with us!

Fundraisers Benefiting San Diego Humane Society

3030 Challenge

Month of November

Join the 3030 Challenge in support of SDHS!  Sign up to walk or run 30 miles in 30 days with your dog.  This is a virtual event that you can do on your schedule, at your pace, in your city.  Starts November 1!  $20 to register and 100% of net proceeds are donated to shelters – simply select SDHS as the benefiting shelter when you register.  Participants also receive a dry-fit finisher’s t-shirt.

More information and to register>>

K9s ‘N Wine

Carruth Cellars Urban Winery
118 S Cedros Ave., Solana Beach
Thursday, Nov. 30 from 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Join us for K9s ‘n Wine on November 30th!Carruth Cellars will be giving $3 off glasses and $5 off bottles to anyone who donates $10 to San Diego Humane Society! It will be a fun filled evening that wouldn’t be complete without some of our adorable adoptable dogs! We hope to see you there!

Santa Paws
Sunday, December 10
Southwestern Yacht Club
2702 Qualtrough Street, San Diego

Break out your jingle bells and bring your dog to Southwestern Yacht Club for lunch and pictures with Santa! Portraits are only $20 and all proceeds will go to San Diego Humane Society! For questions contact Susan Olsen at 858.228.0540!

Mike’s BBQ Bones 4 Homes Christmas Car Show
Sunday, December 10th
1356 W. Valley Parkway, Escondido

Mike’s BBQ is hosting a Christmas Bones 4 Homes Car Show on Saturday, December 10th! The show is open to all makes and models with a registration fee of $10 per car to benefit the San Diego Humane Society. Also featured will be pet adoptions, Santa Claus, music, football and raffles! We hope to see you there!


12 Bars of Charity

Various locations – Downtown San Diego
Saturday, December 16 from 2-6 p.m.

12 Bars of Charity is the Holiday Pub Crawl that gives back to local charities. This year they will be in San Diego and we have joined in on the fun! So if you are interested in an exciting night out on the town all the while helping animals in need, join the TEAL TEAM and San Diego Humane Society will receive a $10 donation for every TEAL TEAM registration!

For more information and to register>>
Don’t forget to select the Teal Team!



Our friends at Muttropolis will donate $1 to San Diego Humane Society for each Harry Bag sold!

Purchase on and use promo code SDHSBAG at the checkout.

Or, visit the Muttropolis store in La Jolla or Solana Beach and show this banner during your purchase.




Unite Doggy ‘Poo – A clean dog for a good cause!

Smell good, do good. That’s the premise behind Doggy ‘Poo, the ultra-gentle new dog shampoo launched in October 2016 from professional hair care leader UNITE. UNITE passionately strives to aid in finding loving homes for as many dogs as possible. Ninety percent of the proceeds from the sale of Doggy ‘Poo are going to two organizations that are near and dear to UNITE: San Diego Humane Society and Shelter to Soldier.

Purchase Unite Doggy ‘Poo>>

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Real Estate Services


Are you buying or selling real estate that you own? Would you like to make a contribution to San Diego Humane Society without paying anything out of pocket? If so then contact Rich Kushner: [email protected] or 858-405-5270.

He is an experienced Real Estate Agent who donates 10% of his commission from each transaction generated from this mention to San Diego Humane Society. Get professional service and help the animals you love!



Sean Lee, from is a local realtor for Coldwell Banker and a lover of animals. For 2017, Sean has committed to donating a portion of every seller consultation and for each home purchase in San Diego County that he assists with to San Diego Humane Society. So if you are in the market for a home in Sunny San Diego consider Sean Lee at!


Lovejoy Creations


Join any of the painting classes from Lovejoy Creations, and specify San Diego Humane Society in the “Referred By” section at checkout.

15% of your class fee will be donated to support San Diego Humane Society.

Amazon Smile


When you shop through Amazon Smile, you’ll find the same low prices, vast selection, and convenience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of your total to San Diego Humane Society.

Pet Rescue RX


Try Pet Rescue RX, a licensed pharmacy that only carries FDA/EPA approved medications. Their pharmacists have training in veterinary pharmacology.

Select ‘San Diego Humane Society’ at checkout and 100% of the net profits from your sale will support our programs and services.


Raphael’s Firewood


Purchase quality firewood and help animals! Raphael’s Inc. sells cut and dried firewood in bundles, starting at 40 lbs. for $6.50. All bundles include free kindling.

2500 Sweetwater Springs Blvd.
Spring Valley, CA 91978

Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. on weekdays; weekends by appointment.

Deliveries available — may include an additional fee based on distance. Call 800-881-5191 with questions.


One Earth Recycling


Turn your trash into treasure for San Diego Humane Society! We’ve teamed up with to raise money by turning in recyclable items to any One Earth Recycling location.

Simply print out a pledge card or visit our San Diego Campus to pick one up. Take your pledge card with your plastic, glass, aluminum or e-waste to the nearest One Earth recycling center and we’ll receive 90% of the proceeds.