Our community education programs are free* to participants and designed to promote kindness and appropriate treatment of animals. We offer a variety of topics appropriate for elementary schools, special needs groups, and youth organizations through our Volunteer Speakers Bureau. Our goal is to encourage respect and compassion for animals.
Presentations are designed for children, and can be modified to accommodate most age groups and special needs. Community education programs include, but are not limited to:
For information or to set-up a presentation, please contact Marissa Gelender, at 330-487-0333 ext. 232 or MGelender@summithumane.org.
*Although Community Education Programs are free to participants, donations to support the mission of PAWSibilities®, Humane Society of Greater Akron are welcome.
If you know of an animal that is abused, abandoned or neglected, a Humane Officer is on call between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, with the exception of holidays.
Call us at 330-487-0333, Option 3