Calling all creative kids in grades K-12!

We need YOUR help designing our 2020 Summer Camp T-shirt! The winning designer will receive a T-shirt AND one (1) free day of camp* at JHS.

Design requirements:
– Designs may include images and/or text
– Designs must incorporate the phrase “Summer Camp 2020”
– Designs should be for ONE side of a T-shirt only
– Designs must use ONE color only on a white background (T-shirts will be printed in black ink)

To enter:
1. Create a design and send a high-resolution image to: (file must be a .jpg, .png, or .pdf)
2. In your email, please provide the name, age, and grade level of the designer as well as your preferred method of contact (email address or phone number).
3. If you are unable to send us your design digitally, you can mail it to us at:

Jacksonville Humane Society
Attn: Education Department
8464 Beach Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32216

Please include the same information specified in #2.

4. The deadline to submit a design is FRIDAY, JANUARY 31. (If mailing your design, we must receive it in the mail by Friday, January 31.)


5. Contest entrants must be children in grades K-12.

Three finalists will be selected by the JHS Education department and the public will vote for the final design online between February 12-19, 2020.

By submitting your design, you agree that JHS can share your design on JHS camp marketing materials and social media.

If your design is selected, JHS reserves the right to modify the design to fit the size and format needs for the T-shirt printer.

To learn more about our humane education camps for kids, visit

For questions, contact us at or 904-493-4573.

*Free day of camp prize constitutes enrollment for one (1) camper in one (1) day of JHS Day Camp or Spring Break Camp. Must be used in the 2020 calendar year. No refunds, returns, or exchanges. Not eligible for cash value.

Registration is now open for our 2019-2020 Winter Break Camp! Pet lovers in grades K-8 are invited to spend part of their winter break”chilling” with the animals at JHS. We’ll spend time with dogs and cats, help socialize kittens, learn how to care for pets at home and in the community, make crafts and treats for our four-legged friends, and so much more.

Session 1: December 20 & 23, 2019

Session 2: January 2-3, 2020

Cost: $100 per session or $175 for both sessions (this discount is available through October 14 only)

Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (extended care available for an additional flat fee of $20 with any enrollment)

Click here to register now!

School’s…out…for…summer! Well, not quite – but registration is now open for the Jacksonville Humane Society’s 2019 Summer Camp!

Children in grades K-8 are invited to spend part of their summer at JHS learning all about dogs and cats and how to help pets at home and in the community.

Choose from 7 week-long sessions from June through August. Camp days run from 9am to 4pm with extended care available for an additional fee.

Our summer camp tends to fill up quickly, so register now while we still have space available!