Pre-orders of hardy mums are due September 5 for Humane Society Calumet Area (HSCA)’s mum sale fundraiser to benefit the animals of HSCA. The mums will arrive just in time for fall planting and decorating.
Each hardy mum costs $9 and comes in a 9-inch pot. Colors available include red, yellow, white and purple. Mums are provided by Bultema Farms.
Order forms are available at Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St., Munster, Ind.; Moraine Ridge Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, 570 N. 450 E., Valparaiso, Ind. and Paws Resale Shoppe, 8149 Kennedy Ave., Highland, Ind. or online at www.hscalumet.org.
Customers can choose to pick up mum orders September 11 and 12 at Paws Resale Shoppe or Sept. 11 at Moraine Ridge Wildlife Rehabilitation Center. Payment is due with the order.
For more information, visit www.hscalumet.org or contact Ashley Boyer at (219) 513-8911.
About Humane Society Calumet Area
Founded by concerned citizen Miss Evelyn Sweitzer in 1941, Humane Society Calumet Area aims to lead the community in the humane treatment of animals by providing vital community services. In 2014, nearly 1,750 homeless animals found homes through HSCA and more than 190 lost animals were reunited with their families. Additional HSCA services include spay and neuter surgeries for families with financial hardship at Estelle Marcus Animal Clinic, pet therapy teams that visit nursing homes and assisted living facilities, a humane education team that teaches local children about pet safety and compassion, and rehabilitation for wildlife at Moraine Ridge Wildlife Rehabilitation Center.