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  1. Animal Care Expo
  2. Taking Action for Animals

Grassroots Events

Learn more about HSUS grassroots events, including Effective Animal Advocacy, Lobby 101s and Humane 101s. Then view the calendar to find an event in your state.

To learn about sponsoring this event, email sponsorships@humanesociety.org

Taking Action for Animals

The premier national conference for animal advocacy brings together diverse individuals from across the country for a shared goal: To improve the lives of all animals. Participants gain a better understanding of the many issues that animals face in our society and how to help. To find more information and to register, visit Taking Action for Animals 2018.

When: July 20-23, 2018
Where: Hyatt Regency Crystal City, Arlington, Virginia

Living on Burrowed Time

The Prairie Dog Coalition is dedicated to the protection of imperiled prairie dogs and restoration of their ecosystems. Join us as we celebrate the work of the Prairie Dog Coalition and honor Sharon Patrick, Mosaic Development, LLC and Taylor Jones, M.S. for their efforts to help save the prairie. Your ticket includes a cocktail reception, dinner and highlight reel, live auction and evening bonfire. All proceeds benefit the coalition’s efforts to protect our treasured wildlife. For more information and tickets, email specialevents@humanesociety.org or call 301-258-1461.

When: September 22, 2018
Where: Pastures of Plenty Farm, Longmont, Colorado

To the Rescue! New York

To the Rescue! New York is the signature annual benefit of the Humane Society of the United States, supporting the rescue, care, placement and potential rehoming of thousands of animals every year. Join 550 social, business and political leaders, HSUS and HSI benefactors, celebrities and members of the press for a cocktail reception, gourmet dinner, entertainment, live auction and a special appearance by the Animal Rescue Team and HSI team members. Register at humanesociety.org//TTRNYRegister.

When: November 9, 2018
Where: Cipriani 42nd Street, New York, New York

Grassroots Events: Effective Animal Advocacy, Lobby 101 and Humane 101

Our free grassroots events show you ways to help protect animals in your state and give you tools to become an effective citizen lobbyist.

When and where: Ongoing and nationwide—find an event near you.

Past Events

Animal Care Expo 2018: May 14-17, 2018

To the Rescue! Los Angeles Gala 2018: April 21, 2018

To the Rescue! New York Gala 2017: November 10, 2017

Animal Care Expo 2017: May 9-12, 2017

2017 Wellington Equine Protection Benefit: February 11, 2017

The Future of Food: October 07, 2016

Celebrating Animals/Confronting Cruelty: Miami! 2016 Gala: March 11, 2016

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