Get Involved

How to Volunteer

As an all-volunteer rescue, we are always in need of individuals to share their skills and passion for finding loving homes for our deserving dogs! Please fill out our volunteer application if you are interested in helping House of Hope fulfill our mission of saving lives and our volunteer coordinator will be in touch to match your skills and availability with our volunteer opportunities.

How to Foster

Do you have room in your heart and home to care for one of our dogs while we find them a forever home they deserve?  Fostering is truly a rewarding experience and the lifeblood of our organization. We invite you to fill out a foster application today and out Executive Director will be in touch with you!

Ways to Donate

Make a one-time or recurring donation to help defray the cost of transportation, medical care, and foster supplies need to save our dogs.

Sponsor an Event

Show your support for House of Hope by sponsoring one of our events. You will get advertising and marketing exposure on our various social media platforms, earn the favor of our loyal volunteers and adopters and expand your customer base, and save lives in the process!

Currently, you can sponsor our Paws in the Park event this September. See the list of sponsor packages by following the link below!

Our main annual fundraiser is Paws In the Park in North East, MD. This year it’s being held on September 14, 2019.  Do you have a business you’d like to showcase? We’d love to have you! Please complete the Vendor Application.

In-Kind Donations

Basic Supplies

We are always in need of basic supplies for the care of our dogs from the time they are pulled from the high kill shelters where we found them, to their foster homes until they are ultimately adopted.

Generous Business Donations

Would you like to donate an item to promote your business for us to use in a raffle basket or silent auction item?  Please complete the In-Kind Donation form by providing us with a description, value for your donation and if you will be mailing it or would like a volunteer to come and pick it up.

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