Give with Confidence

Your Generosity at Work

When you pledge your commitment to animals and people with a gift to Dakin Humane Society, you do so with the understanding that your generosity has a lasting impact. Additionally, you do so with confidence that your personal information is kept safe.

Our Fiscal Responsibility

You have decided to support the region’s most trusted animal welfare organization and your gift means a lot to us. To maximize the impact of your generosity, Dakin Humane Society works diligently to keep administrative costs to a minimum.

As a 501 (c) (3) community-supported animal welfare organization, Dakin does not receive any government funding nor are we funded or operated by any national humane organization. We rely solely on contributions from individuals with a mutual concern for animals to bring our services to the community. Dakin is proud to meet the top standards of financial stewardship, earning a four-star rating from Charity Navigator as well as the Platinum Nonprofit Profile Seal of Transparency from GuideStar, the highest levels of recognition.

Financial Information

We believe in transparency at all levels of our organization. We have made our most recent financial statements available for your review. If you have questions or would like additional information, please contact our Director of Finance and Administration at 413-781-4000 x 123.

Our Tax ID Number is 205-318-898.

Please select an option below to view our audited financials and tax returns

∗  2022 Audited Financial Statement

∗  2022 Form 990

Shelter Statistics

Please click here to view Dakin's annual intake and release data.

Annual Impact Report

With your support, Dakin Humane Society has created innovative programs that positively impact the lives of animals and the people who love them. Services including pet food aid, accessible public veterinary care, and spay/neuter surgery help keep people and pets together. Additionally, Dakin's PAWS Program (Program for Animal Wellness) specifically provides for the increasing number of animals in our care with extraordinary needs. We are proud to share our annual impact reports where you can see your generosity at work.