The Humane Society of South Mississippi is supported entirely through contributions of money, time, and in-kind gifts from the public. HSSM does not receive any support from local, state, or federal governments, nor the ASPCA, HSUS, or other national animal welfare charities for general operating funds.


Please take a few minutes to peruse the many opportunities for donating to help the Humane Society of South Mississippi and the animals in our care.

At the donor’s request, any financial contribution can be earmarked for special funds , purchase of specific items HSSM needs, or special projects.

Some special opportunities for helping HSSM include:

Please contact Sue Templeman, HSSM’s Donor Relations Manager, at 228-863-3354 ext. 3802 for details on these and other unique giving opportunities!




Our Mission

The mission of the Humane Society of South Mississippi is to save and enhance the lives of pets through cooperative and innovative approaches to adoption, spay/neuter, sheltering and community engagement.

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