Animal Humane Society is a private nonprofit organization that serves Minnesota and the Twin Cities metro area. We do not receive any city, county, state, or federal funding. Most of the funds necessary to operate our organization are raised through donations and bequests, special events such as the Walk for Animals, adoption fees, and merchandise sales in our adoption centers. AHS is a 501(c)(3) organization. Our employer identification number (tax ID) is 41-0693842.