News & Events:
what's happening at ECCHA.
Raising awareness about animal welfare and working to increase donation revenue are both key elements to keeping the shelter running. From pet expos to community outreach opportunities, ECCHA always has something exciting to involve you and your pet. We host new events almost monthly and are always reaching out to our community for support. So check back often to learn more about our current needs and upcoming events.
ECCHA Annual Volunteer & Members Banquet
Location: Best Western PLUS
Thank you to all of the wonderful ECCHA volunteers who everyday "Help Us Grow".
On April 19th, these generous individuals were celebrated at the Eau Claire County Humane Association's Volunteer Awards Banquet and Annual Meeting at the Best Western Plus in Eau Claire. Over 65 people attended this event! The Best Western Plus provided a perfect ballroom with the addition in beautiful table floral centerpieces which were donated by Chippewa Valley Growers! Dr. Carla Lagorio, UWEC Assistant Professor of Psychology was our special guest speaker. Eleven table raffle prize baskets were on display thanks to our contributing sponsors; Ashley Furniture, Chippewa Valley Growers, Wegner CPA's, Lee Lee Photography, Chippewa Valley Wildlife Rehabilitation, Gold n' Plump, Johnson Insurance, Green Bay Packers Corporate Giving, Famous Dave's, Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association, Thomas Jewell, Connie Kees, and The Joynt, and raised $860.00 for our cause. Additionally, an appreciation goes to these supporting sponsors, Area Financial Services, Ameriprise- River Prairie Wealth Partners, Oak Ridge Chemical, WIPFLI, and Dr. Daniel & Kerry Kincaid who sponsored the event reservations of volunteer award recipients, volunteers, and staff. A big thank you to all who supported and attended this fine event.