The litter boxes have been scooped, water bowls refreshed, felines and canines fed, dogs have been walked, many pets, hugs and kisses given and returned, but the job is still not done.  HOKAFI depends solely on the private sector, YOU, our loyal supporters for the funds required to continue our important work.

In addition to becoming a member, sponsoring a shelter animal or volunteering, there are other ways you can help support the foundation by participating with us in the fund raising activities listed below.

Participate in our Annual Online Auction!

The purpose of this auction is to raise funds to cover medical care for our animals such as spay/neuter surgery, vaccinations and preventative care, emergency care and improvements and maintenance to our building and grounds.

Auction website:

All bidders must create an account with 32auctions to bid on items listed.

Bidding begins on Sunday, September 19, 2021 at 8:00 A.M. EST.  Bidding will end Sunday, September 26, 2021 at 9:00 P.M. EST. Winning bidders will be notified via email.

Payments may be made by cash, check or money order (at the time of pickup), credit card (Visa/MasterCard, American Express and Discover), or PayPal. Credit card payment will be accepted at the time of pickup as well as prior to pickup via the website. (NOTE: HOKAFI has a returned check policy that will be applied to any returned checks.)

Pickup/shipping instructions: All items must be picked up at the Helen O. Krause shelter location at 813 S Baltimore St., Dillsburg PA 17019 on October 1, 2 or 3, 2021 at the following times:

  • Friday, October 1, 2021 from 3:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M.
  • Saturday, October 2, 2021 from 9:00 A.M. until 1:00 P.M.
  • Sunday, October 3, 2021 from 1:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M.

Time to bid and support HOKAFI! 

You Shop, WE Win at!

Help the Helen O. Krause Animal Foundation, Inc. for free.

Shop online at over 700 brand name stores and a portion of each purchase will be donated to the Helen O. Krause Animal Foundation, Inc.! Your stores, your cause, their money.

How works…

  1. Logon to
  2. Enter “Helen O. Krause” in Keyword Search box.  Click on “Find Causes”.
  3. Click on Helen O. Krause Animal Foundation, Inc.”
  4. Click on “Select This Cause”
  5. Register with iGive
  6. Start SHOPPING!
A portion of each purchase is donated to the Helen O. Krause Animal Foundation, Inc.

Aluminum Cans for Recycling Wanted!

Are those bags of aluminum cans starting to clutter up your garage, pantry, back porch or basement? You’re reluctant to throw them in your recycle bin as you think they might be worth some $$$’s but you just aren’t sure what to do with them.

Well we do and we’d be more than happy to take them off your hands!

Cans may be dropped off during adoption hours on Saturdays from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm or call our voice mail line at 717-697-3377 to leave a message. We’ll call you back as soon as possible to arrange a different day and time.