The Philanthropy Department partners with inspired and passionate supporters who make significant investments in the work of The HSUS—now and for the future. With your personal Philanthropy representative, you can explore ways to make the greatest difference for animals through leadership support, planned giving, estate planning, and major gifts. Our expert staff can also answer your questions about donations of stock, charitable gift annuities, matching gifts, and workplace giving.
However you wish to make a difference for animals—whether through individual, family, or foundation philanthropy—we can help. Call 800-808-7858 or email us today.
If you would like to send in a donation, please mail it to: Department of Philanthropy, 700 Professional Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20879.
Our IRS tax identification number is 53-0225390.
Philanthropy officers are located around the country to offer you opportunities for engagement in priority campaigns and special initiatives. Regional development officers are knowledgeable about the different ways you can support our programs to maximize your gift's benefit to both you and The HSUS. They welcome the opportunity to meet with you in person at your home or office. Please contact us today.
HSUS Department of Philanthropy
Department of Philanthropy Headquarters
700 Professional Drive
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
t 800-808-7858 f 301-548-7700
Nicole Capobianco—Senior Director, New York (New York City area)
Michelle Davis—Senior Director, Southeast Region (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Texas)
Susan Emerson Clapp—Senior Director, Northeast Region (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Upstate New York, Rhode Island, Vermont)
Brian Klinzing—Senior Director, International
Smrithi Prabhu—Senior Director (Southern California/Los Angeles)
Darren Silvis—Director, Mid-Atlantic Region (Delaware, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia)
Eve Tai—Senior Director, Western and Mountain States (Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming)
Tracey Thurston—Senior Director (Northern California/San Francisco Bay area)
Melanie Wong—Interim Senior Director, Midwest Region (Indiana, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin)
Dawn Ely—Major Gifts Associate
Steven Maughan—Senior Director, Planned Gifts and Estates (also covers bequests for New England: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont)
Marni Hayman—Director, Bequests (covers West: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming)
Patricia Kauffman—Director, Bequests (covers Midwest: Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Wisconsin; also covers all HSUS affiliates: Humane Society International, The Fund for Animals, Wildlife Land Trust, Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association, and Doris Day Animal League)
Ann Kolakowski—Director, Bequests and Gift Annuities (covers Mid-Atlantic: Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia; covers Gift Annuities for entire US)
Joan Peppard Winograd—Director, Bequests (covers Southeast: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas)
David Alger—Database Specialist, Planned Gifts & Estates
Allison Schmidbauer—Special Gifts Associate
Kimberlee Dinn—Senior Director, Institutional Giving and Stewardship
Cindy Harrigan Sweeney—Development Writer and Editor
Ariana Leon—Corporate and Foundation Relations Director, International
Please call us at 800-808-7858 if your state is not listed above.