'Grant' me my wishes & wisdom
Want money! Work for it!
Think it sounds harsh? You wouldn't belief what people let slip by because they don't want to put the effort into getting what is offered to them!
Rescue is expensive! And sometimes Fundraisers and Donations are not enough! But if you are a legitimate rescue, there are other options for you out there! BUT, you have to ask for help yourself! Nobody will do it for you!
I can't tell you how to write applications for grants, but I can tell you to write them! I've seen grants do amazing things!
If you are familiar with Raleigh, North Carolina, you know how large this city is. Last year one of the local rescue organizations received a grant to spay/neuter three entire zip codes in that city! THREE ENTIRE ZIP CODES!
PetSmart Charities offers three types of grants for Spay/Neuter programs alone! Pedigree Foundation provides grants for Non-Profit rescues! The list is endless!
An organization I worked for received a grant to provide transportation for a local government program that helps disabled people and others to receive job training and other types of education. The grant bought multiple vehicles and paid for expenses/manning to run the program for an entire year! Ever thought about using something like that to provide transportation for animals from local shelters to rescues?
The list below is not restrictive to animals. I just looked up major organizations and found a lot of stuff that applies to education, animal rescue and much, much more!
It wouldn't be to hard to research and find a ton of grants you can apply for! Some of the larger organization may be able to give you information too! IMPORTANT is that you don't sit there and wait for the money to come to you or for your rescue or other organization to have to close its doors! Go out there and find the means to keep going! Your work is important!
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Animal Rescue Grants
- Grants Information Collection - Animal Rescue and Rehabilitation Funding and Fundraising
The organizations listed (below) represent only a small sampling of grantmakers and information sources specific to animal welfare...
and more Grants
- Grants for Opening Animal Rescue Shelters | eHow.com
Grants for Opening Animal Rescue Shelters. Animal rescue shelters provide life-saving services to lost pets and stray animals, and give people the ability to adopt abandoned pets. Opening an animal shelter involves a lot of work, as well as considera
- Grants.gov - Home
Grants.gov is your source to FIND and APPLY for federal grants. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is proud to be the managing partner for Grants.gov, an initiative that is having an unparalleled impact on the grant community.
- PetSmart Charities | A Lifelong, Loving Home for Every Pet | Types of Grants
We provide funding to effective and innovative nonprofits committed to efforts that save the lives of homeless pets.
- Pedigree Foundation | Adopt. Volunteer. Donate. | Who We Are
The PEDIGREE Foundation is a philanthropic organization dedicated to helping dogs in need find loving homes. We provide grants to 501(c)(3) dog shelters and breed rescue organizations, and help dog lovers adopt, volunteer, and make donations.
- Lowe\'s Community Giving Campaign funded by Lowe\'s Charitable and Educational Foundation
Lowe's Community Giving Campaign funded by Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation
- Walmartstores.com: The Walmart Foundation
At Walmart, we’re committed to acting as a globally responsible citizen, and we strive to improve the quality of life for our associates, customers and communities through financial contributions, in-kind donations and volunteerism.
Best Friend's Grants
- Welcome to Save Them All Grants | No More Homeless Pets Network
Anyone in animal rescue knows there's a lot of work to do.
- Charitable Organizations: Charity Donation from Nestlé Purina PetCare | NestléPurina.com
At Nestlé Purina PetCare, we're passionately committed to making pets' lives better. As the pace of change in pet care accelerates, our challenge is to lead with fresh, innovative approaches to making the lives of dogs and cats better. We are proud o
- Grants & Contributions | Pfizer: the world\'s largest research-based pharmaceutical company
Learn about the values and commitments Pfizer follows to create sustain long-term value for our stakeholders.
United Way Grants
- Our Grants – United Way of Greater Greensboro
United Way funds 501(c)3 tax-exempt organizations--providing service to Benton and/or Lincoln county, Oregon residents--through one-year grants that create the capacity to meet immediate needs and effect long term community change.
- Emergency Grants - SPCA International
Community-based animal organizations work diligently to find solutions to the many problems that affect animals in a local area. Frequently, ho...