YHS Events

Do It Yourself Fundraising

Do It Yourself Fundraising

March 19, 2021 - June 15, 2021

The good work we do depends on you, so put your passion into play! There's no limit to the different ways you can personally help raise money and awareness for Yakima Humane Society. Whether it's running in a marathon, celebrating a birthday, honoring a loved one or organizing a trivia night, you can start your own fundraising campaign for anything. And you can do it in just a few easy steps:

1. Choose a theme for your fundraising campaign.
2. Set a goal and customize your campaign page.
3. Spread the word and invite people to donate!

Here are some ideas to help you get started:
Celebrate weddings, birthdays, holidays, anniversaries or any other special day
-Ask your friends and family for contributions to your campaign in lieu of gifts.

Honor a loved one
-Friends and family can visit, share stories and make memorial contributions in support of our cause.

Run, walk, cycle or swim in your favorite event
-Register for any endurance event anywhere and create an online campaign here to support our cause.

Create your own fundraiser
-Set up a lemonade stand, a car wash, dinner with friends, trivia night. Turn your favorite fun activities into fundraisers.

Get creative with your fundraising campaign!

See Spot Run

See Spot Run

Saturday - May 1, 2021 - 10am

Bring your friendly dog, kids, and family to an easy and fun run/walk from the Humane Society Shelter, through the Yakima Greenway and back! Shelter dogs will be available to walk as well.

Leader of the Pack Sponsor:
Brumback & Ottem



Top Dog Sponsor:
Columbia Bank

2nd Annual Rescue Pet Pin Up Contest

June 2021

Enter your pet's photo online for a chance to win a spot in our 2022 Calendar. A professional photoshoot with your pet is included for the winning entries. More details will be released prior to June.

Dinner Series

July/August/September 2021

Enjoy a unique and exclusive food, wine and beer experience all while supporting our cause. Tickets are extremely limited so keep an eye out! Dates and locations will be released in late Spring.

Fur Ball Gala and Auction

Saturday - October 23, 2021 - 6:00 p.m.

Brush off your best duds and join us for a night of food, wine and fun! Great auction packages, dynamic food and drink and maybe a little dancing make our largest fundraiser of the year a can't miss event!

Please keep an eye out for other event announcements throughout the year. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram or email to stay up to date!