Central Missouri Humane Society

Partner Type


Description and Mission

The Central Missouri Humane Society is a private, non-profit organization founded in 1943 to prevent cruelty to and alleviate suffering of all animals. We are committed to responsible pet ownership and elevating the welfare of all animals through our adoption, education, and intervention programs.


Service Learning students will serve the humane society in a variety of ways, including but not limited to animal care, animal socialization and exercise, kennel cleaning, feeding, bathing animals, fundraising and outreach, adoption and other special events, and administrative assistance. Limited photography opportunities for students with experience.

Special emphasis and skills:

Animal Care, Customer Service, Event Planning, Fundraising, Program Development, Grant Writing, Office Administration, Public Relations/Promotion

Contact Information:

616 Big Bear Blvd.

Columbia, MO 65202
Phone: (573) 443-7387 x 203
Fax:(573) 875-6155



How to Serve

I want to earn credit for service (through service-learning)

In order to earn credit while serving on this project, please contact the MU Office of Service Learning online by submitting this form or calling us at 573.882.0227.

I want to volunteer

If you want to volunteer with this agency, please contact them directly through the contact information listed above.