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Contra Costa Humane Society

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Causes: Animal Protection & Welfare, Animals

Mission:

The mission of Contra Costa Humane Society is to empower our community to improve the quality of life for animals and decrease euthanasia rates.  Through our programs and services we connect with individuals and private and public organizations to adopt pets, reduce the number of unwanted animals and educate the public to foster compassion, responsibility and respect toward animals.

 

Target demographics: Any one can benefit from a loving animal!

Geographic areas served: Contra Costa County

Programs: * Adoptions through CCHS are made possible through Kitty Corner cat shelter, foster families (you can be one too) and re-homing - assistance in relocating pets to new homes. * AniMeals - food supplement program serving 450 families in Contra Costa County and growing! * SNAP - Spay Neuter assistance program. Assisting needy families, helping keep animals healthier, decreasing unwanted animals

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Hannah N.

General Member of the Public

Rating: 4

Great people who have a true compassion for helping animals no matter what type or breed.