The Humane Society of The United States

Company description: The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) is an American nonprofit organization that focuses on animal welfare and opposes animal-related cruelties of national scope.

Founded: November 22, 1954; 66 years ago (as National Humane Society)


Fred Myers
Helen Jones
Larry Andrews
Marcia Glaser
Oliver M Evans

Company type: Non-profit organization, charitable organization

President and chief executive officer: Kitty Block

Tax ID no.: 53-0225390

Legal status: 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization

Coordinates: 38°54′22″N 77°03′04″W

Mission: Celebrating Animals, Confronting Cruelty

Focus: Animal protection, animal rights, cruelty to animals, humane education, animal ethics, animal law, wildlife conservation


Phone: (202) 452-1100