New York State Registered Shelter/Rescue – Registration Number RR154

Mission Statement

Our mission is to improve the lives of animals, alleviate their suffering, and elevate their status in society, to help control the animal population, and to investigate and reduce animal cruelty. To create a better world for animals, by providing a safe haven for animals and increasing adoptions by matching the right animal with the right home forever.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to be the premier animal resource center in the Southern Tier, dedicated to creating a humane community by improving and providing enrichment, education, and programming to keep animals and families together.

Board Members

Jennifer Donlan, President

Darrell Newvine, Vice President

Ben Larson, Treasurer

Kathy Bender, Secretary

Lynn Durkan

Nora Bush

Barbara Repp-Lescault

William Lescault

John Tokos

Judy Valek

Staff Members

General Information Requests: info@bchumanesoc.com

Karen Matson, Executive Director, kmatson@bchumanesoc.com

Amberly Ondria, Shelter Manager,  manager@bchumanesoc.com

Kim Broderick, Fundraising Coordinator, kbroderick@bchumanesoc.com

David Gaska, Animal Cruelty Investigator, cruelty@bchumanesoc.com

Administrative Assistant: Natalie Greene

Animal Care: Kailey, John, Debbie, Gabby, Eliza, Mike, Chris, Christine, Courtney, Rachel

Veterinarian: Fur and Feathers Veterinary Care

Veterinary Technicians: Shanna

Veterinary Assistant: Emily

Spay/Neuter Program Coordinator: Pat

Grooming: Rachel and Jennifer