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We Need Your Help!

Foothills Humane Society is a private nonprofit organization. We rely on the support of our friends in the community to fund our programs. All gifts are tax-deductible as allowed by law. Through these donations, we have saved the lives of thousands of abandoned cats and dogs, and helped bring the love and loyalty of animals to children, families and seniors.

Make a General Donation

Choose Another Way to Donate

You can make a general donation or you can select a particular program that you would like to help fund.

Champions of the Shelter

Make a donation to Foothills Humane Society and be a Champion of the Shelter. At every level, dogs and cats are the winners.

New Digs for Dogs

Donate for New Digs for Dogs, the new Foothills’ kennel for dogs. Learn more about New Digs.

Sponsor an Animal

You can sponsor an animal in several ways, e.g., you can sponsor an adoption fee, contribute to medical expenses, or donate towards paid promotion of a specific animal.

Champ’s Fund

Donate to in honor of the late great Champ, official spokes-dog of Foothills Humane Society.  More about Champ here. This fund is used to treat heartworm-positive dogs.  Learn more about heartworm.

Memorial Gift

Make a donation in memory of a special person or pet.


Honor someone special with a donation. This is also the perfect gift for any occasion for that special person who has everything.

Legacy Gift

Donate to future animal welfare by making a deferred gift through your will or trust. Learn more about how you can make a legacy gift.

Memorial Brick

Remember a loved one with a memorial gift of an inscribed brick.

Amazon Wish List

We are always in need of our wish list items. You can see our full list here.

Slow Track Training Program

Donate to help us train our slow track dogs and prepare them for adoption.


AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Foothills Humane Society every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same prices and selection as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to Foothills Humane Society.  Learn more about AmazonSmile.

Your Support Saves Lives!

Your gift to Foothills Humane Society is immediately put to use helping animals in need and saving lives. Donations are used to provide medical care, food, and shelter for hundreds of animals. It also helps support our many community outreach programs aimed at keeping pets in loving homes. Please consider giving today and be a part of our lifesaving efforts!

Mail Your Donation

Please make checks payable to:

Foothills Humane Society
P.O. Box 985
Columbus, NC 28722