can be used for:
Care (should be at
least 50% of grant dollars requested/used): basic and preventive care, urgent/emergency care, including
spay/neuter or to help fund certified veterinary technician or veterinarian on
staff delivering regular care
Support Specialist (limited
to 25% of total grant dollars):
Staff person responsible for overall health and well-being of pets in the shelter,
including providing care and cleaning of pets and pet area, foster family
placement (if needed), intake, arranging vet care and transport to vet/groomers
and purchasing pet supplies
Boarding: this applies to
programs with and without on-site pet shelters to have funds to cover the cost
of immediate shelter when an on-site shelter is full as well as foster care
expenses if the shelter does not have the ability to house pets on-site.
Maximum Grant Award: $15,000.00
Safer Together Grant
Cycles: Opens March 1st with last day for
submissions on March 31st.
Second cycle opens September 1st and last day for submissions
is September 30th. March cycle awards will be announced in
April. September cycle awards will be
announced in October.
2019 Safer Together Kick
Off Grant application: Please use this application as well to apply
for funding for capital projects designed to enhance dedicated pet spaces
(outdoor spaces, build fences, etc.) or elevate the well-being of pets on-site. Maximum award will be $25,000. Applications will be accepted starting in
March until April 30th.
Please note that you are applying for the capital grant funding in your
narrative and Program name section when prompted during your submission.