This grant program is for nonprofit animal welfare
organizations and/or government agencies whose communities suffer the impact of
natural or other disasters.
Grants will also be considered for organizations that have
not been directly impacted by a disaster but are helping another organization
in need such as the rescue and/or intake of animals.
To qualify for
Disaster Relief funding you must meet these guidelines for eligibility:
Nonprofit or governmental agency, such as
municipal or county animal control, with an animal welfare mission or a direct
relationship with an animal welfare organization.
Have been directly affected by a recent disaster
or emergency situation and/or are assisting in an affected area.
Grant funding can be
Other expenses related to providing temporary shelter
for rescued pets including overtime salaries, rental equipment or facilities, cleanup
Medical supplies and veterinary care treatment
Pet food, pet supplies, including crates, etc.
Temporary shelter or boarding costs for rescued
or at-risk pets
Other immediately needed materials including
cleaning supplies, tarps, bedding, blankets, etc. to keep pets safe and comfortable
Transportation costs to rescue or relocate pets