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Strong community partnerships make our work possible. Join us in thanking these businesses for supporting WHS and making a difference for animals!

Five O'Clock Steakhouse

Thank you so much to our friends at Five O'Clock Steakhouse! Last week, they hosted a spectacular beer dinner where a portion of all of the ticket sales for the dinner benefitted the Wisconsin Humane Society. What a fun way to enjoy local businesses and support the animals in our community!

Five O'Clock Steakhouse ended up raising $856 for the animals that evening. We are so grateful for their continued support! Thank you Five O'Clock Steakhouse!

Brady Corporation

We are in awe of the folks at the Brady Corporation after they invited WHS to participate at their annual Brady Walk. Over 180 employees elected to walk in honor of the Wisconsin Humane Society that day, which amounted to an incredible donation of $13,834.

To all of the employees at Brady, we say thank you to supporting the animals in our community. It was a beautiful day, and we were so humbled to attend.

Uptown Ford Lincoln

We want to give a big thank you to our friends at Uptown Ford Lincoln, who held an Open House benefiting the Wisconsin Humane Society the other week. They shared resources and materials about WHS with their customers, and for every car they sold that day, donated back $100 to the shelter.

At the end of the day, Uptown Ford Lincoln donated $830! We are so grateful for their continued support. Thank you!

FIS Global

We are humbled by the wonderful employees at FIS Global for hosting a company-wide Pet Photo Contest, bake sale, and employee campaign in March to raise funds for WHS. Their incredible efforts totaled more than $12,000 to help homeless animals - absolutely astonishing!  

This generous gift will help save many thousands of animals just like this pup, Gigi, pictured here alongside Monica Weggeman of FIS Global and our incredible WHS staff. Thank you for making a difference.



Marquette University Police Department

This past week, the Marquette University Police Department and Marquette University celebrated Nattie's birthday. Nattie is a WHS Alum, and former PAL dog. In honor of her birthday, and her connection with WHS, the MUPD decided to throw a birthday party for Nattie, and collect donations for the animals here at the shelter! Thank you so much MUPD and Marquette! Happy Birthday, Nattie!

Painting With a Twist

Thank you so much to the folks at Painting With a Twist! They held a charity painting night in honor of the Wisconsin Humane Society, and gave a gift of $300! We are so appreciative of their generous support. They also brought us this lovely, WHS-themed painting. How cool! Thanks, Painting With a Twist!

Lucas Milhaupt

We want to say thank you from the bottom of our hearts to the kind employees at Lucas Milhaupt! They held a fundraiser for the animals, and stopped down to our Milwaukee Campus today to deliver the funds. They raised an incredible $550 to help the animals in need here at the shelter. Thank you so much for your generosity!

Brew City Craft Show LLC

We were so thankful when Brew City Craft Show brought in their donations from their Spring Craft Fair! Their vendors and attendees brought in donations of food, toys, and more to help support the animals, as well as raising $81.50 for WHS! We are so grateful to have this community support. Thank you!

Shorewood Animal Hospital

We want to say thank you to Trish, the receptionist at Shorewood Animal Hospital, who makes these cute fleece blankets to put over cat carriers for their patients. Shorewood Animal Hospital sells them, and donates the proceeds back to the Wisconsin Humane Society. The most recent quarterly donation was $170.00! Thank you Shorewood Animal Hospital and Trish for making these, and for all the clients who have purchased them! Your committment to animals is inspiring.

Pourvino Winebar & Bistro

Thank you to Pourvino Winebar & Bistro in Grafton! Pourvino collected wish list items for our homeless shelter animals and we cannot be more grateful. From dog toys to paper towels to foods of all kinds! Thank you so much to Pourvino & Pourvino customers for your generous support!

Gingko Leaf Studio

We know the holidays are here when the staff from Ginkgo Leaf Studio stops in! They come bearing gifts of all sizes for the shelter animals. This year they brought in kongs, dog toys, treats, and supplies of all kinds! Thank you so much to Ginkgo for thinking of our shelter animals during the holidays!

Nora Collins

We would like to give a huge thank you to Nora Collins and her fans! Nora is on tour with with Brandy Clark, and decided to support the Wisconsin Humane Society on her recent stop in Johnson Creek. She asked concert attendees to donate items for the shelter. When Nora brought the donations in, we were blown away! Thank you to Nora and everyone who donated.

Sommer's Subaru in Mequon

We are so grateful to the folks at Sommer's Subarau in Mequon for their cutest dog contest they held in honor of the Wisconsin Humane Society. They donated $1 for every FB like they gained on their dog contest post, donating a total of $1500! They also donated kits for animals arriving at the shelter, as well as animals going home with their new families. Thank you so much for your generosity!

Bon Ton Private Brand

A huge thank you goes to the members of the Bon Ton Private Brand team for supporting the Wisconsin Humane Society with a donation drive! Together they collected more than $821 of supplies off of our wish list to help the animals at all of our campuses, as well as giving a gift of $2041.66. We are so humbled by your generosity. Thank you!


Thank you to the employees at PepsiCo for choosing the Wisconsin Humane Society to benefit from not one, but two employee fundraisers in 2017! First, they chose WHS to benefit from their Super Bowl office pool last February that raised nearly $300, and this past October they held a company-wide donation drive where employees brought in items from our wishlist. A big thank you to everyone at PepsiCo for their generosity and support of animals in need!

Build-A-Bow LLC

We can't get enough of these adorable bow ties! In honor of Alex Hart-Upendo Day on September 30th, Alex, CEO of Build-A-Bow LLC, stopped by our Racine Campus to drop off his handmade bow ties, as well as treats for the animals. These doggy bow ties will help our furry friends find forever homes - and look out for them on our Ambassador Animals at the Gala this year! Thank you so much, Alex!


We were blown away by all of the donations collected by BMO employees at their Health Care Fair this year! Thank you to all the employees who donated for our Furry Friends Food Bank and all of the shelter animals here at WHS!

FIS Global

We are humbled by the wonderful employees at FIS Global for hosting company-wide bake sales, jeans days and silent auctions in March to raise funds for WHS.  Their incredible efforts totaled more than $11,700 to help homeless animals - absolutely astonishing!  

This generous gift will help save many thousands of animals just like pups Kay & Rue, pictured here alongside WHS President & CEO, Anne Reed, and Monica Weggeman of FIS Global.  Thank you for making a difference. 

Hupy & Abraham, S.C.

Thanks to our friends at Hupy & Abraham, S.C., for generously supporting our emergency services program.  Their contribution helps to provide medication, treatment and lifesaving care to the animals who need us most.  Donor support is vital to saving lives, and we are truly grateful! Learn more about this philanthropic-minded company at

 Olsen's Piggly Wiggly in Cedarburg

 We're touched by the generosity and support from Olsen's Piggly Wiggly in Cedarburg for coordinating a donation drive for WHS!  Thank you also to the kind shoppers who purchase these pre-filled bags of donations for our shelter animals! This donation drive is currently ongoing, and we are grateful for the continued support!

 Central Bark Milwaukee Menomonee Valley

Our jaws dropped when we saw the plethora of dog food, cat food, cat litter, and dog treats donated by Central Bark Milwaukee Menomonee Valley!  We are incredibly thankful for this generous donation for our Furry Friends Food Pantry!  This program helps to keep animals in homes with their families where they are loved, and we are so grateful for your support in helping us to make this program possible!


 The Martin Group with Keller Williams Realty in Mequon

We are increadibly grateful to The Martin Group for raising over $1,100 to support our livesaving work!  Your generosity and kindness helps to fuel our work and allows us to continue to provide for the animals who come through our doors!  We can't thank you enough!


 Sobelman's Pub and Grill

Thank you to Sobelman's Pub and Grill for choosing WHS to benefit from Sobelman's Gives Back! The event raised over $200, and your support will truly make a difference in the lives of our shelter animals! Thank you for enabling us to save more lives! 


 Ginkgo Leaf Studio

Jim and Kristin of Ginkgo Leaf Studio in Cedarburg stopped at the Ozaukee Campus today to drop off their annual Christmas gifts for the shelter dogs. This has become a Christmas tradition for Ginkgo and we could not be more appreciative! Kongs, treats, nylabones, dog dishes and puppy pads!  Thank you so much to Ginkgo Leaf Studio for thinking of our shelter dogs during the holidays!


 Ascension Wisconsin

We are so thankful to Ascension Wisconsin in Glendale for their tremendous support!  In light of St. Francis of Assisi's Feast Day in October, they collected a huge assortment of items from our wishlist! The items (including paper towels, dog food, cat food, towels, puppy pads, and more) will go a long way in helping our shelter animals during their stay!  


 Can't Stop the Serenity - Milwaukee

A huge thank you to Can't Stop the Serenity (Milwaukee) for raising over $1,500 to support the animals at WHS!  We appreciate all the time and effort you dedicated to making this event a successful fundraiser for the animals!  We are thankful for community support from businesses like yours who make it possible for us to continue our mission of saving lives and helping animals in the community!


 Rosencutter Ultra Fitness

We are forever thankful to Rosencutter Ultra Fitness and Performance in Wauwatosa for choosing WHS to benefit from their 2nd Annual Deadlifting Donuts Charity Powerlifting Meet!  Over $2,000 was raised from this competition!  Because of this generosity, we will be able to rescue, rehabilitate, and rehome animals in need! As if it couldn't get any better, owner Alex Rosencutter and WHS shelter pup "Parker" met at the event and Parker now has a forever home with Alex! 


 Jen's Sweet Treats

We are touched by the kindness and support of Jen's Sweet Treats in Cudahy for responding generously to the needs of a Red Fox from Cudahy. The fox was admitted to our Wildlife Department after he got a rat trap stuck on his paw.  He required a lot of medial intervention, but the leg was saved and the fox was released back to wild! We are forever grateful to Jen's Sweet Treats for raising over $950 to help support his rehabilitation.


 City of Cedarburg Parks and Recreation

We are grateful to the City of Cedarburg Parks and Recreation for hosting a refreshing "Doggy Dip" for pups to raise funds for Wisconsin Humane Society!  The proceeds form this event truly helped to make a difference in the lives of the animals in our care! Thanks a million! 


 Kohler Credit Union

A huge thank you to Kohler Credit Union branches in both Ozaukee and Sheboygan for choosing Wisconsin Humane Society to benefit from the donation drive at your company picnic! We are grateful to charity minded businesses like yours who help to support our mission and enable us save more lives!


 Eaton Corporation

Many thanks to Eaton Corporation in South Milwaukee for raising over $500 and collecting a plethora of items from our wish list!  Our dogs are jumping for joy with their new assortment of toys and treats!  We're so grateful to businesses like yours who support the animals so generously and help to fuel our work at WHS!


 Cousins Subs

We are truly grateful for the generosity of Cousins Subs in Thiensville, Port Washington, and Grafton for raising over $800 during "donation day" for the Ozaukee Campus!  Your fundraising efforts will go a long way in helping us to care for the animals! 


 Great Lakes Distillery

A huge thank you to Great Lakes Distillery for their generosity in choosing WHS to benefit from their event in celebration of National Dog Day!  Over $600 was raised from this fun, dog friendly event, where attendees gathered on the patio for socialization, signature drinks, and delicious food!  


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