Effingham IL County Humane Society

Mission Statement

The goal of the Effingham County Humane Society is to reduce animal suffering in our county through educating and promoting responsible pet ownership,

including spaying/neutering pets, appropriate pet identification, proper pet care, and the quality adoption of homeless pets.

Our Story

Located in the former Funkhouser School, the Effingham County Humane Society is committed to serving Effingham County and the surrounding area. 

Our non-profit shelter is sustained by fundraising, contributions, and adoption fees.

Effingham Humane Society Upcoming Events

Rural King Monthly Adoption Event

Saturday, August 11, 2018 to Saturday, May 11, 2019

Where:  Effingham Rural King

What:  Monthly Adoption Event

When:  10:00 am til Noon, every second Saturday of the month

Come on out and meet some of our adoptable dogs and kittens!  

Learn about our wonderful animals & shelter and what we do.

Fill out a volunteer application, or if you find a furry friend you like, pick up an adoption application.

Giant Fall Sale (Rain or Shine)

Friday, October 4, 2019 to Sunday, October 6, 2019

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Everything from A to Z!

Cleaned and organized


9 ft. Xmas Tree /originally $400.00

White, under the couter microwave

Vintage books, tools, cameras, glassware


FRIDAY - 12pm-6pm

SAT - 9am-12pm

          12pm-4pm Half price 

SUN - 12pm-3pm - Bag Sale

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