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
NOTE: Disaster Relief Grants do not
fund COVID-19 requests for support in order to remain available to assist
those impacted by natural or other disasters. We realize there are many organizations
impacted by COVID-19, and we are committed to helping those who need it most.
Please review the COVID-19 Respond and Rebuild Grant program for more
To be considered for a Disaster
Relief Grant you must meet these guidelines for eligibility:
or governmental agency, such as municipal or county animal control, with an
animal welfare mission or a direct relationship with an animal welfare
been directly affected by a recent disaster or emergency situation and/or are
assisting in an affected area.
Grant funding can be used for:
supplies and veterinary care treatment for pets
food, pet supplies, including crates, etc.
shelter or boarding costs for rescued or at-risk pets
immediately needed materials including cleaning supplies, tarps, bedding,
blankets, etc. to keep pets safe and comfortable
costs to rescue or relocate pets
expenses related to providing temporary shelter for rescued pets including
overtime salaries, rental equipment or facilities, cleanup costs, etc.