Penguin Plunge

21st Annual Event | January 1, 2018  |  City Island, Beach Area, Harrisburg, PA 
Event registration begins at 10:00AM, Plunge goes off at Noon

Join hundreds of HSHA supporters as they "take the plunge" for homeless animals on New Year's Day! The Penguin Plunge is an annual fundraiser for the Humane Society of Harrisburg Area (HSHA) that has become a central Pennsylvania tradition for both HSHA and the City of Harrisburg. During the event, more than 300 HSHA supporters “take the plunge” into the icy waters of the Susquehanna River, as hundreds more watch from the shore. Individuals who raise over $75 will receive an event towel. For teams to receive towels, each member must raise at least $75. Click here to download and print a donation log form.


Register today at https://www.firstgiving.com/HSHA/penguin-plunge-2018.


New this year, every participant will receive a FREE ticket to "ValenWine's Day" sponsored by the Hershey Harrisburg Wine Country. 

The event takes place February 10-11, and 17-18 from Noon to 5:00 p.m. At each participating winery you will receive two (2) chocolate pairings with wines and a 10% discount on purchases and a normal wine tasting. So what are you waiting for? Register for the Plunge today and get your FREE ticket for February's Wine event!


The Photos below are from the 2017 Plunge!

For more information contact:
Megan Strausbaugh, Director of Marketing at megans@humanesocietyhbg.org or 717-564-3320 ext. 125

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How Can I Help Homeless Animals in My Community Today?

We are currently in need of soft training treats (made in USA), Busy Bones, sensitive stomach cat food, peanut butter, unscented bleach, liquid laundry detergent, Dawn dishwashing detergent, Clorox wipes, waterless shampoo, kitten milk replacer, and paper towels. If you'd like to help out, please drop some off at the shelter!

Check out HSHA's Amazon Wish List for more specific needs.

We have several dogs and cats that are looking for a foster home.  If you think you may be able to help, please visit our Fosters Needed page.

Events

December 2 | Holiday Open House & Adopt-A-Thon

January 1 | Penguin Plunge

Events Calendar

Workplace Giving

CFC (Combined Federal Campaign) – 77697
SECA (State Employees Combined Appeal) – 4401-0027
United Way – 3022