American Humane is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the protection and welfare of animals. Founded in 1877 and headquartered in Washington, D.C., American Humane works to ensure the safety, welfare, and well-being of animals across the United States and around the world. The organization operates programs and initiatives that support animal rescue and recovery, animal-assisted therapy, and humane education, among other areas. American Humane also advocates for animal welfare policies and legislation and works to raise public awareness about animal cruelty and neglect.
The organization is committed to creating a more compassionate and just world for all animals, and has been recognized for its leadership and impact in the animal welfare field. Additionally, American Humane offers job opportunities to justice-involved individuals. They consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories. For more information on their second-chance hiring policy, contact the organization directly.