Auxiliary Programs & Events
The HHS Auxiliary is comprised of people with a wide variety of backgrounds and interests. We constantly seek to increase our level of involvement with new events, programs, and community engagement initiatives. a diversity of skills; no matter what your background, you can help. We need bakers, marketers, social media expertise, knitters, advocates, grant writers, technologists, volunteer coordinators, as well as community and business leaders. We invite you to join our dynamic group. You will enrich your life and those of our animals as you make lifelong friendships.
HHSA meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month at 10:15 am in the Heritage Humane Society classroom. The shelter is located at 430 Waller Mill Rd., Williamsburg, VA 23185.
Spring in Bloom Online Auction
Spring is here, and we have an extravaganza of things to celebrate! Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, National Nurses Week, Teacher Appreciation Week, Cinco De Mayo, and so much more!
The Heritage Humane Society Auxiliary is having an online spring auction featuring gift cards and hand-crafted gift baskets blooming with amazing gifts for everyone! Don’t miss your chance to win! All proceeds benefit the homeless pets at Heritage Humane Society. Visit www.heritagehumane.org/spring-auction to learn more! Bidding opens at 8 am on April 18 and closes at 6 pm on April 28.
Williamsburg’s Highly-Anticipated Holiday Benefit Event for Homeless Pets!
Our annual Holiday Bazaar will be on Saturday, November 19 at Bruton Parish Hall in Williamsburg from 9am – 3pm. This staple event is back this holiday season and is a tradition in Williamsburg. We have something for everyone on your holiday shopping list (furry and human)! There will be amazing hand-crafted fabric creations, gourmet soups from local Williamsburg restaurants, fantastic raffle prizes, homemade baked goods, gift baskets, and MORE! All proceeds benefit the homeless pets at Heritage Humane Society.
Visit www.heritagehumane.org/bazaar to learn more!
Holiday Fur Tree
The long-standing tradition of the Fur Tree, in honor of pets and homeless animals, is placed each year in Colonial Williamsburg on St. Francis Street. The tree is put up each year on the weekend following Thanksgiving and remains there until after New Years’.
CLICK HERE to learn more about the Fur Tree!
Host a Scarf Party
The Heritage Humane Society Auxiliary is now offering private sales of gently used ladies’ scarves. We’ll come to you and your friends! A member of the group will illustrate the use of the scarves to enhance and extend one’s wardrobe. Are you part of a social club? Host a scarf party event, and all proceeds will benefit the homeless. It’s a fun, easy, and beneficial way to make a difference.
The display and sale of the scarves include every fabric, size, shape, and color. Prices range from $5 to $40. All proceeds go directly to the homeless pets at Heritage Humane Society.
Make Par for Pets Golf Classic
Mark your calendars! Our Golf Classic will be on Friday, September 16, 2022. Join us for a day of spectacular golf, delicious food including a continental breakfast and a lunch buffet, cold beer, contest holes, and camaraderie at Kingsmill Resort. Gather your foursome or come alone and make new friends. Visit www.heritagehumane.org/golf to learn more about the event and about our sponsorship opportunities! Registration is open!