Blog Entries - 2016

Thank you, Denise!

Posted on: December 21, 2016

Help us thank Denise for her very generous donation to spca cincinnati!

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Kroger employees donate dog treats

Posted on: December 21, 2016

These wonderful people work with Kroger and donated four large boxes of individual cases of holiday dog treats. Thank you so much! Left to right: Jeff Darling, Karen Danner, Sandy Ludwig, Jesse Moore. 

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Loveland City School students pay a visit

Posted on: December 20, 2016

Loveland City School students from the middle and high schools dropped off towels and blankets that they collected and took a tour of our Sharonville Humane Center. Thank you so much for your generosity!

Pictured: Micah H., Anita W., Abby W. Savannah S., Kim H., Tisha W., and Sam W.

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Thank you, Bob Sumerel Tire & Service!

Posted on: December 20, 2016
Help us thank Bob Sumerel Tire & Service for choosing spca cincinnati as the beneficiary for their golf outing that took place on September 25th at Shaker Run Golf Course in Lebanon, OH. They were able to raise $7,000 for our organization! Jim Plogman read more …

Kroger Technology's Giving Tree

Posted on: December 20, 2016

A huge shout out goes to our friends at Kroger Technology! They created a giving tree in their office and donated many in-kind gifts, as well as $400 towards heartworm medication, vaccinations, and microchips. 

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Lauren gives donations instead of gifts for her 8th Birthday!

Posted on: December 13, 2016
The little girl is Lauren. Her family adopted a dog named Mia (renamed Wrigley) at a Mobile Adoption Unit event at Johnson Investment Counsel. The adoption gave the family the opportunity to discuss our organization and animals in need of homes. For Lauren's read more …

Donate through Cincinnati Gives and help us raise $100,000!

Posted on: November 16, 2016
We're really excited to let you know that we're a part of the Cincinnati Gives Challenge. It's a fundraising campaign launched by Cincinnati Magazine where organizations in the Greater Cincinnati area compete to raise the most money. Help us read more …

CINTIT Bowling Tournament proceeds go to the SPCA

Posted on: November 7, 2016
A huge shout out goes to CINTIT - they raised $500 for us, along with CASS and Caracole. Thank you! They presented us with a check at their banquet on October 30. Below are some of the pictures from that night. Nathan (Nate) Huitger, CINTIT read more …

Best Friends and Brews 2016

Posted on: November 5, 2016
Thanks to all who attended Best Friends & Brews at its Sharonville Shelter, Saturday, November 5th, from 6 – 10 p.m.!  Special thanks to our music guest, DJ Kenneth Wright and our beer sponsor, Rhinegeist! Also, thank you read more …

Lemonade Stand for the SPCA - update!

Posted on: October 31, 2016
Tags: Youngest Philanthropy Girls of Clifton, Donations
This summer, we told the story about three very philanthropic girls, Lucy, Lila and Ava who came together for the sake of all animals who raised money for us with their lemonade stand. They are all animal lovers and advocates that wanted to ensure read more …

Immaculate Heart of Mary School's Pet Food Drive

Posted on: October 31, 2016
Tags: Donations
Immaculate Heart of Mary School in Anderson Township is known for its stewardship projects, earning awards for their efforts. In October 2014 Debbi Hill, Office and Admissions Manager, started the Annual Pet Food Drive benefiting local elderly who read more …

A Big Thank You to our Volunteers for helping with Breakthrough Cincinnati!

Posted on: October 27, 2016
Tags: Volunteer Events
Thanks to the volunteers who helped with this wonderful day on October 22, 2016: Judy B, Melanie G., Larry K., Melissa S., Eric S. & staff member Carmen, as well as all of our volunteers who help make events like this possible. We had an incredible read more …

Our visit to Covedale Elementary to meet with StEP students

Posted on: October 26, 2016
Tags: StEP Program
spca cincinnati visited Covedale Elementary on October 26 to visit with kids who are part of the Economic Center UC StEP Program. StEP is a nationally recognized elementary school program that addresses classroom engagement and skills related to read more …

SPCA Cincinnati is thrilled to support 103.5 WGRR's Chris and Janeen!

Posted on: October 12, 2016
Tags: WGRR
SPCA Cincinnati is thrilled to support 103.5 WGRR's Chris and Janeen! Voting for Him? Voting for Her? Why choose? Vote for him AND her by putting a 103.5 WGRR Chris and Janeen campaign yard sign in your front yard! Pick up your free yard sign at the read more …

Pre-Sale Ordering now available for Thomas R Schiff's Book: Cincinnati Panorama

Posted on: October 12, 2016
Tags: Panoramic Cincinnati
Tom Schiff has dedicated this publication to spca cincinnati, in which 100% of the proceeds will benefit the thousands of animals we save every year - funds received will go to their care and finding new homes. Tom’s important work read more …

SPCA Cincinnati helping dogs displaced by Hurricane Matthew

Posted on: October 11, 2016
Tags: Local 12 News, Hurricane Matthew, Mobile Adoption Unit
(Video and details from this story have been provided by Local 12) Hundreds of dogs that would ordinarily be in shelters and adopted are without homes after Hurricane Matthew ravaged many areas in South Carolina. Harold Dates, President and CEO of spca read more …

M. Hopple & Co. 10th Annual Holiday Card Contest winners!

Posted on: October 11, 2016
Tags: CityArt Holiday Card Contest, M. Hopple & Co.
(Video and details from this story have been provided by Local 12) Hundreds of dogs that would ordinarily be in shelters and adopted are without homes after Hurricane Matthew ravaged many areas in South Carolina. Harold Dates, President and CEO of spca read more …

The Reds Wives

Posted on: October 5, 2016
Tags: The Reds Wives
A huge shout out goes to The Reds Wives for raising $3,100 for us! The Reds Wives hosts several events and fundraisers during home games at Great American Ball Park. Each fundraiser raises money for a local charity selected by the Reds Wives. The read more …

Miamitown Bicentennial Celebration Bandstand Dedication

Posted on: October 2, 2016
Tags: Miamitown Bicentennial Celebration, Simmonds Farm

We attended the Miamitown Bicentennial Celebration and part of the event involved the Miamitown Bandstand dedication on October 2, 2016 at SPCA Simmonds Farm, complete with a brass band. Above is a photo of the old bandstand from the 1800s. Check out how it looks now, completely refurbished!

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Save the Date for "Hollywoof", our 15th Annual Fur Ball

Posted on: September 26, 2016
Tags: Hollywoof, Annual Fur Ball
It's Red Carpet Time!Join us for an evening of complimentary cocktails, fine dining, and more!Hollywood Glam or Black Tie encouraged. You will be star-struck as your see our adoptable pets strut their paws in the red carpet Pet Parade. Your support of read more …

3rd Annual Sporting Clays Photos

Posted on: September 23, 2016
Tags: Sporting Clays
Thanks to all who participated in our 3rd Annual Sporting Clays! A huge shout out goes to Iams, Rhinestahl, TP Mechanical, Mercer & Miamitown Pet Hospital. Click here to get your photos from the event. Here's a sneak peak at a few from the read more …

Kroger Technology raised over $6,000 for spca cincinnati on Take Your Dog to Work Day!

Posted on: September 19, 2016
Tags: Take Your Dog To Work Day, Kroger Technology

Thank you, Kroger Technology! Kroger Technology put on a "Take Your Dog to Work Day" Fundraiser for us and raised over $6,000. Wow! We appreciate your thoughtfulness and support.

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Fund Evaluation Group donates their time, supplies and more!

Posted on: August 31, 2016
Tags: Fund Evaluation Group, Northside Shelter

A huge thank you goes to the Fund Evaluation Group. They came together to do yardwork at our Northside shelter last week and donated two bins of materials from our wish list as well as a monetary donation. We appreciate all you do!!

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Cincinnati Reds' Tony Cingrani meets River, one of our shelter pups at Bark in The Park!

Posted on: August 25, 2016
Tags: Cincinnati Reds, Tony Cingrani, Bark in the Park

Thank you to all of those who joined us for Bark in the Park with the Cincinnati Reds on August 24th! Special thanks to players like Tony Cingrani for visiting with shelter pups like River!

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Iams donates pet food to SPCA Cincinnati

Posted on: August 22, 2016
Tags: Iams
A big shout out goes to our friends at Iams for their continued and dedicated support of our animals!Iams donated another shipment of food for our dogs and cats! We are fortunate to have this partnership with Iams and regular contributions read more …

Dewey's Pizza gives SPCA Cincinnati proceeds from DewMore Kickball Tournament

Posted on: August 12, 2016
Tags: DewMore Kickball Tournament, Dewey's Pizza
We got a wonderful note and snapped a photo with the fabulous people at Dewey's Pizza. Thank you so much! Here's what they had to say:"On behalf of Dewey's Pizza, DewMore is proud to present SPCA Cincinnati with a donation of $1,500 from the 2016 DewMore read more …

Kroger Community Rewards

Posted on: August 12, 2016
Tags: Kroger Community Rewards
Kroger is committed to helping SPCA Cincinnati by rewarding us with purchases made at Kroger stores! YOU can participate by showing your Kroger Plus Card or entering the phone number connected to your Kroger Plus Card at checkout. All you have to do is read more …

P.O. Box Address Change

Posted on: August 9, 2016
In an effort to be responsible to our donors, we have moved our P.O. Box address. This will provide our staff with the resources needed to ensure we do a great job, and to be fiscally responsible to our donors. spca cincinnati assures you that all your read more …

Upcoming Volunteer Events for 2016

Posted on: June 1, 2016
Tags: Volunteer Events
UPCOMING EVENTS 2016                     October 15th YPCA Sharonville Humane Center 10am-1pm Volunteer Group Lee Ann Luxenberger October 19th Wyoming High read more …

Halo's Incredible Video Journey: Part 2

Posted on: May 4, 2016
Tags: Local 12 News, Adoption Stories
You may have seen the video of Halo, a courageous dog who was honored at the 2016 Fur Ball. We are happy to report that he has been adopted! Please read the story below, with a new video link at the end (credit goes to Local 12). CINCINNATI (WKRC) read more …

Halo's Incredible Video Journey: Part 1

Posted on: April 26, 2016
Tags: Adoption Stories
Watch Halo's story - a courageous dog who was honored at the 2016 Fur Ball! UPDATE: Halo has been adopted! After viewing this page, click here for the exciting update in Part 2 of this story...   “Halo,” a Boxer mix, read more …