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  • Spring Break Caring Kids Camp: Grades 5, 6, and 7

    Apr 19th, 2019
    10:00am - 3:00pm
    Humane Rescue Alliance | 71 Oglethorpe St. NW, Washington, DC 20011

    Everyone has a story to tell - Animal Tales introduces fifth, sixth, and seventh graders to companion animals and their stories. Campers will be meet animals awaiting adoption, HRA alumni, and other guests. Campers will promote shelter animals’ stories and delight in the happy endings told by many of the visitors!

    Campers will make toys for shelter animals, create animal care budgets, promote adoptions, develop a long list of names to be used for future shelter animals, and explore other ways to help HRA help the animals. The week is designed for kids who care about animals and are eager to make the world better for them.

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  • TAILS Workshop

    Apr 25th, 2019
    4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Humane Rescue Alliance | 71 Oglethorpe St. NW, Washington, DC 20011

    Join the Humane Rescue Alliance for a unique program that encourages high school students to develop and fine-tune leadership, fund-raising, and outreach skills to create, design, and implement sustainable projects that will benefit animals and the people who care for them.

    2019 TAILS Workshops (Grades 9, 10, 11, and 12)
    April 25, May 2, May 9, and May 16

    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Registration Open

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  • Meow DC

    Apr 27th, 2019
    10:00am - 5:00pm
    Dock 5 at Union Market | 1309 5th St NE Washington, DC 20002

    Meow DC is the Washington, DC area's first large-scale event which will provide cat enthusiasts (and animal lovers alike) an outlet to demonstrate and embrace their love for cats.

    For more information visit and follow us on Facebook @meowdcevent and on Instagram @meowdc.

    Tickets on sale November 19! 

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  • Pups in the Park

    Apr 27th, 2019
    4:05pm - 7:05pm
    Nationals Park | 1500 S Capitol St SE, Washington, DC 20003

    Take your pup to the ball game! 100% of the proceeds from your dog ticket benefits the Humane Rescue Alliance.  

    To purchase your tickets visit   

    Have questions? Email Lauren at [email protected]

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  • Meow DC After Party

    Apr 27th, 2019
    5:00pm - 8:00pm
    The Pub & The People | 1648 N Capitol St. NW, Washington, DC 20002

    Join us after Meow DC for a fundraising event benefiting the Humane Rescue Alliance and sponsored by The Pub & The People and Tito's Vodka. Keep the party going nearby with good food, drink, and your fellow animal lovers!

    $1 from every Tito's drink sold and 15% of your bill at The Pub & The People will also be donated to the Humane Rescue Alliance!

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  • Adoption Event: Pigs and Pugs

    Apr 28th, 2019
    3:00pm - 5:00pm
    84 T St NW
    HRA will be onsite with adoptable cats and dogs. Same day adoption process and fees apply!
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