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2 MONTH DINE & DONATE AT CHILI'S|Thank you, Chili's for supporting us!!

Please join us for a very special fundraising event. September 1st ALL THE WAY THROUGH October 31st, Chili's will donate 15% of sales to the League For Animal Welfare all day, every day! There will be 2 locations participating!! This offer is good for dine in or take out orders and with a voucher.

Please Join Us For Our Biggest Fundraiser Of The Year!

The 11th annual Wine & Whiskers Tasting and Auction will be held at the Kingsgate Marriott in Clifton. We are pleased to announce that Local 12 anchor Jen Dalton will be our emcee for the evening. This elegant evening includes wine, craft beer and cocktail tastings, dinner-by-the-bite and live music.

New League Wear Now On Sale

We have done it again! We have yet another awesome shirt to show your support of the League and our mission. These shirts come in Maroon only and available in short sleeve or long sleeve tee shirt style and also as a pullover hoodie. The prices are so affordable and you won't have to wait long for your order to come in.

About Us

The League for Animal Welfare (LFAW), a nonprofit organization, operates the first established and largest adoption center and no-kill animal shelter in Cincinnati. Through a variety of innovative programs including adoptions, spay and neuter and humane education, we strive to ensure that animal companionship is accessible to all. To learn more about us please view the informative video below.

Latest Posts


September 28, 2016

Saturday October 1st the cat area will be re-opened to the public. Our cats are looking forward visitors, so come on out and say hello (and maybe even adopt!).  

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We are one of the lucky beneficiaries of The Rusty Ball!

August 22, 2016

Hosted by The Spirit of Cincinnatus and The Rusty Griswolds, The Rusty Ball is Cincinnati’s premier collaborative fundraiser. Begun in November 2008, the event has generated $2,687,791 in support of 448 charitable organizations throughout the region. Imagine 4,000+ attendees coming together, each supporting their charity of choice from among our beneficiaries, helping to raise dollars […]

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League receives major grants supporting new community outreach program

June 27, 2016

The League for Animal Welfare today announced two major grants in support of a new Community Outreach Program aimed at bringing affordable and accessible veterinary care to rural, underserved counties in Ohio and Kentucky. The League, which operates Greater Cincinnati’s first and largest no-kill animal shelter, has received a $200,000 grant from The Joanie Bernard […]

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