BENCHS (Blue Earth Nicollet County Humane Society) is celebrating 5o years in 2019!  Many events are planned throughout the year to celebrate and raise awareness and money for homeless dogs and cats in our area.  There are several ways you can get involved!

Dine and Donate at Buffalo Wings and Rings

Dine at Buffalo Wings and Rings in Mankato on September 12th between 5-8pm and 15% of sales will be donated to BENCHS.

BENCHS Annual Garage Sale

Donate your gently used items for a great cause!  BENCHS is accepting donations at the Caledonia Community Center at 600 Hope Street from 9am-5pm September third through tenth and September 11 from 9am-2pm.  Bring your gently used clothing, housewares, games, books, and tools to the Caledonia Community Center for the BENCHS Garage Sale! All proceeds from the sale, which runs September 12th through the 15th, will benefit the Blue Earth Nicollet County Humane Society.

Running for Rescues 5K

The 2nd Annual Running for Rescues 5k is planned for September 29th at Dakota Meadows Middle School in North Mankato.  Run with your dog, enjoy pre and post-race activities, a photo booth and music!  Register Now!

This week’s podcast features BENCHS Board Chair, Susan Kroon and Executive Director, Andrew Burk