The Mesabi Humane Society relies on champions like you to help us create a more, humane society for animals and people alike.

We can’t continue our vital work for animals without the support of generous champions like you. Please consider making a donation to help care for the animals. On behalf of the animals we work for every day, thank you.

Donate Now Online!

Click on the donation button below to make an online donation using PayPal, Square or Vemno. If you would like to make a recurring, monthly donation you can only use PayPal. We are working to change that in the future. We now can now accept donations on Square. Please click the link to make a donation to the Shelter

Amazon will donate 5% of the purchase price of qualified items to the Mesabi Humane Society when you shop at AmazonSmile.

To make a one time or a recurring donation, you can also go to 

Network for Good is another way to support our animals. 

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We accept payments and donations through Venmo. @MesabiHumaneSociety-1

Donate Around Town

Monetary donations can be conveniently made at any of the following businesses who generously support the Mesabi Humane Society by maintaining donation jars.

Look for our donation canisters at the following locations!

  • Biwabik
    • Little Brown Jug Liquor
    • Lucky 7 Gas
  • Eveleth
    • Eveleth Bottle Shop
    • Hair Force One
    • Eveleth Short Stop
    • Range Print Shop
  • Cotton
    • Wilbert Cafe
  • Mt. Iron
    • Silver Creek Liquors
    • Sherwin Williams
  • Iron
    • Crossroads Gas
  • Tower
    • Fuel & Food
  • Virginia
    • Super One
    • Canelake’s Candies
    • Northland Animal Hospital
    • Dave’s Pizza
    • Grandma’s Restaurant
    • ICO
    • Little Gourmet Deli
    • Lucky 7 (Hoover Road)
    • Lucky 7 (9th Ave N)
    • Northern Communities Credit Union
    • Pep’s Bake Shop
    • Rocket Liquors
    • Ink’d Graphics
    • Hometown Focus
    • Power Play Sports
    • Andrews Camera
    • Snickers
    • Village Inn

Please support these businesses that support Mesabi Humane Society.  We couldn’t fulfill our mission without them!

If your business is interested in supporting Mesabi Humane Society, please contact us to receive a dog or cat canister to display in your establishment!

Other Ways to Donate

General Gift Donation

Please consider making a General Gift Donation to the shelter. We rely on our generous donors so we can continue our vital work for the animals at our shelter. Please help us to be able to care for all the animals.  On behalf of all of us, and the animals we work for every day, thank you.

Celebration Gift Donation

Celebrate your friends and loved ones birthdays (even your pet’s birthday!), weddings, anniversaries with a Celebration Gift Donation in their name to the animals at MHS.

Honor Gift Donation

An Honor Gift is a perfect way to acknowledge the amazing people and animals that are still with you and bring so much joy to your life.

Memorial Gift Donation

A Memorial Gift Donation is a beautiful tribute to the life of a beloved person or pet that has passed away, while at the same time giving the gift of life for animals in need.

Donate by mail

To make a donation by mail, please send checks or money orders, made payable to The Mesabi Humane Society, to the following address:

  • The Mesabi Humane Society
    2305 Southern Drive
    Virginia, MN 55792

Donate In Person

To make a donation in person please stop by the shelter during our regular business hours and we’d be glad to help you out. The shelter hours are:

Tuesday-Sunday noon – 5p.m.
Closed on Mondays and Holidays

Donate By Phone

To make a donation by phone please contact MHS at 218-741-7425

Estate Planning


Please consider making a donation from our Wish List. The MHS relies on donated items to ensure that the animals have the most comfortable, loving experience possible while at our shelter. You can drop off donated items to the MHS Shelter during regular business hours.

MHS Wish List – Printable Version

  • Blankets
  • Bleach
  • Cat Beds
  • Cat collars
  • Cat scoops
  • Cat Scratching Posts
  • Cat treats
  • Clumping litter
  • Dawn dish soap
  • Dog bones
  • Dog collars
  • Dog leashes
  • Dog treat
  • Dog Beds
  • Dryer
  • Hand towels
  • HE laundry soap
  • Kong toys
  • Mobile Cat cages
  • Mobile Dog cages
  • Non-clumping litter
  • Paper towels
  • Purina cat chow
  • Purina dog chow
  • Purina kitten chow
  • Small Litter Boxes
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Wash Cloths

Join Our Team!

Become a Member

Join us in our mission to help the animals in need by becoming a member of MHS—we want you on our side.

Gift a Membership

You can help advance the MHS efforts and support all the animals by providing a gift membership to someone you love.