Whether your gift is $20 or $2,000, your tax deductible donation goes directly to:

  • finding committed, permanent homes for companion animals in our community
  • measurably reducing companion animal overpopulation
  • educating and promoting humane values

Giving to the shelter is easy

Donate Online using PayPal

PayPal Giving is a safe and secure service. All major credit cards and debit cards are accepted.

You will receive a tax deductable receipt from PayPal Giving.  If you would like further confirmation of your donation, please email us at

Make an automatic monthly gift

Our subcription service automatically deducts your gift directly from your bank account each month. Set up is easy.

Set it up online using one of the following subscription options, or customoze your monthly gift amount by printing our form (.pdf) and returning it to the shelter. 100% of subscription gifts go to our general fund. No transaction fees!

Monthly Subscription Gift Rates



By Phone

Donations by major credit card (Mastercard or Visa) can be made by calling the shelter. 330-262-0152.

By Mail

Send your check or money order to:

Wayne County Humane Society
1161 Mechanicsburg Rd.
Wooster, OH 44691

Shop with AmazonSmile

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The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from customers’ eligible AmazonSmile purchases to us each quarter. Cool, huh?


Make a Memorial gift

We are happy to work with you on memorial gifts. Contact the shelter for more information, or make a memorial gift online.

Have a better idea?

If you have a creative idea on how you would like to donate to the WCHS, please contact us!

The Wayne County Humane Society, Inc. appreciates the generosity of its community to help fund its mission since the WCHS is a not-for-profit business that is registered with the IRS as a 501c(3) organization. Monetary donations assist with operational expenses of the shelter and help to fund special needs of the shelter animals.