April Show Charity: Ronald McDonald House - Baltimore - All of MD
Our Every Season Charity. They care for 36 families every night/365 days a year. Only RMH in Maryland. Supporting families at 6 Baltimore hospitals. Providing kids, parents and extended family a home away from home during serious long term illness. We will be collecting aluminum pull-tabs! Join the MOHSS Individual Charity Challenge and/or the Charity Barn Challenge. We will collect food and snack items and make “Thinking of You” cards.
635 W Lexington Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
May Show Charity: Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America - Maryland/Southern Delaware Chapter
Headquarters in NYC. Their mission is to “find a cure for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis and to improve the quality of life of the children and adults affected by these diseases.” (80% going toward medical research, education and patient support). We are supporting a local chapter. We will sell the beautiful hanging baskets at this spring show.
1201 South Sharp Street, Suite 107 Baltimore, MD 21230
June Show Charity: Small Miracles Cat & Dog Rescue - Ellicott City - Howard County
The organization relies on adoption and donations to fund its operations. They “are a private, nonprofit, no-kill shelter dedicated to providing the best possible care and finding forever homes for as many homeless cats and dogs as they we can.” MOHSS will do a collection on needed supplies.
Contact person: Moira Liskovec 410-461-0516/410-274-3530
10236 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21042
July Show Charity: Second Chance Wildlife Center - Gaithersburg, Montgomery County
Provides compassionate, rehabilitative care for orphaned, ill and injured wild animals, advising and education the community. Each year, helping about 3,000 native wild animals for care, treatment and release. They have a wish list for donations that we will be able to collect.
7101 Barcellona Dr, Gaithersburg, MD 20879
August Show Charity: Canine Humane Network - Howard County
They are a non-profit dog rescue, adoption and training center located in Highland, right down the road on Rt. 108! Established in 2016, and operated by volunteer staff and and volunteer foster families. MOHSS will collect needed items for the rescue and hope to have some rescue visitors!
13454 Clarksville Pike, Highland, MD 20777
September Show Charity: Horses Help Heroes - Gambrills/Crofton -Anne Arundel County
Dedicated to making positive change in the loves of disabled veterans, their families, and families who have lost loved ones while serving on active military duty. Offers a variety of equine-related programs at no cost to veterans and families (educational experiences, therapeutic activities, small group sessions at the farm, etc). You can volunteer! We plan to collect needed items.
Contact person: Dan Macy 240-696-1732
P.O. Box 4271 Crofton, MD 21114
October Show Charity: Izzy’s Love Equine Rescue and Sanctuary - Frederick County
Helps slaughter bound, neglected and owner surrendered equines of all breeds. Striving to rehab, retrain and re-home. .“ We exist to end needless suffering of horses, ponies, and donkeys.” Founded in 2011. Joan Bosman’s pony, Romeo came from this rescue! We plan to collect needed items!
Thank you for your continued support!!!
MOHSS offers an amazing opportunity to show AND make a difference in the lives of others! When you participate in one of our shows, you help us raise money for our monthly charities. Additional money comes in from participating in our Charity Hack Class and by supporting our Cake Walk. You can also help by visiting our JR Board Charity tables on show days for special activities and our onsite fundraisers. You can help us in a HUGE way by donating items to our charity collections each month. Check us out on Facebook before each show to learn more about our Charity of the Month, our needed collection items, and information on our onsite fundraisers! THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT! TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF OTHERS!