We gratefully accept donations!

Financial donations are accepted through the non-profit New River Humane Society and used for spay/neuter, food, vaccines and other necessities. Monetary donations are tax-deductible and you may designate what your donation is to be used for.

Please make checks payable to New River Humane Society and mail to 513 Shelter Rd, Fayetteville, WV 25840 – OR – drop it off in person.

Hours: Tuesday – Friday | 11 am – 4:30 pm, Saturday | 11 am – 3:30 pm. 

Call us to learn what our immediate need may be, 304-574-3682.

Ways to help:

NRHS members and volunteers meet every 2nd Tuesday of the month at Elliot’s Whitewater Bar & Grill in Fayetteville at 6:30 pm.  On the agenda are updates on shelters happenings, pressing issues and upcoming events & fundraising ideas. Come Join Us!!

Donate Items

  • Dog & Cat Food
  • Blankets, towels & newspaper
  • Collars, leashes and harnesses online 

Donate Where You Shop

  • Shop Amazon? Make your online purchases using AmazonSmile and select “New River Humane Society” as the charity that will receive a portion of the sales proceeds. While shopping on AmazonSmile, check out our “Wish list” to see what our current supply needs are.

Shop at Kroger?  Link your Kroger Member Card to “New River Humane Society” under their Community Rewards section to benefit the shelter!

Want to donate from home? Try our PayPal!

Estate Planning

Including the New River Humane Society in your final giving plans allows you to enjoy the benefits of a gift to charity while making a powerful statement about your love of animals.  Remembering NRHS in your Will, Trust, or other estate plans allows us to help thousands of animals through our programs, rescues, and clinics. 

There are many ways to benefit the NRHS as you make final giving plans:

  • -Name the NRHS as a beneficiary in a Will or Living Trust.
  • -Make a gift of cash or appreciated securities to establish a charitable gift annuity with the NRHS
  • -Create a charitable remainder trust (CRT) and name the NRHS as the beneficiary
  • -Name the NRHS as the beneficiary of a paid life insurance policy or a retirement account

To include the New River Humane Society in your plans, you will need the following information:

  • -Legal Name:   New River Humane Society
  • -Legal Address: 513 Shelter Road, Fayetteville WV 25840
  • -Federal Tax ID:  55-0768496
  • -Type of Organization: 501(c)(3) nonprofit

Share the sample bequest language for NRHS with your estate planning attorney:

“I give and bequeath to New River Humane Society, a not-for-profit corporation, with principal offices presently located at 513 Shelter Road, Fayetteville, WV 25840, the sum of $_______, to be used for the accomplishment of its general purposes (or for a specific purpose, as indicated).”

H&R Block Non-Profit Referral Program