CVHS is an independent, non-profit, 501(c)3 charitable organization with no state or federal funding. CVHS is not affiliated the he Humane Society of the United States or the ASPCA. We are supported entirely by individual donors, local business, fundraising events, grants, and small fees for some services.
CVHS is governed by a (volunteer!) Board of Directors and professionally staffed with up to twelve full-time employees and a handful of part-time staff. CVHS has dozens of volunteers and interns who donate thousands of hours of service each year. Volunteer activities at CVHS include providing foster care for animals (particularly puppies and kittens), office work, events, landscaping and maintenance, and direct care for the animals.
For more information about Central Vermont Humane Society please visit centralvermonthumane.org.