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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.

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Animal Care Expo 2018

Interested in making the biggest impact possible for animals in your community? Then you need to attend Animal Care Expo, animal welfare’s only international conference and full-scale trade show! Join thousands of your peers—professional and volunteer, veteran and newbie—to network, share ideas and learn from thought leaders in our field how to most efficiently and effectively help animals.

When: May 14-17, 2018
Where: Kansas City, Missouri
More information: www.animalsheltering.org/expo

To the Rescue! New York Gala 2017

Our annual New York gala is The HSUS’ signature event benefiting the rescue, care and placement of thousands of animals every year. Please join Event Chairs Suzy Welch and David Brownstein, the Event Leadership committee, Co-Hosts Georgina Bloomberg, Amanda Hearst and Stephen Read and the Humane Generation/Friends of Finn committee, for an inspirational, black tie optional event. We will honor Marisol and Rob Thomas, founders of Sidewalk Angels Foundation, and cruelty-free luxury beauty brand pioneer MOROCCANOIL. There will also be a special musical performance by Rob Thomas and gourmet vegan catering curated by Chloe Coscarelli.

When: Friday, November 10, 2017
Where: Cipriani 42nd Street, New York City 10017

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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.

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

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 2017: May9-12, 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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To the Rescue! New York Gala 2015: November 13, 2015

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