Assistance When You Need it Most

The ASPCA provides emergency funding to qualified animal welfare organizations and government agencies whose communities suffer the impact of natural and other disasters. Click here to read through our guidelines and to submit a simple application.

Statistics Snapshot

  • Since 2008, over $76 million has been granted
  • This is nearly 7,200 grants to date (as of September 30, 2014)
  • In 2013 alone, the ASPCA awarded 1,900 grants totaling $17.4 million to 1,150 organizations
  • Learn how you can apply for a grant!


3 Ways to Participate in Giving Tuesday

Friday, November 21 2014

After folks have gotten their fill of cranberry sauce and discounted devices next weekend, it’ll be time for giving back on Giving Tuesday. There’s no better time to reach out to your community than on December 2—a global day dedicated to celebrating the spirit of generosity through charitable contributions and volunteerism. Here are 3 things you can do:

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The Power of the Connection

Thursday, November 20 2014

What makes dog adopters decide, “I want to take him home!”? Dr. Emily Weiss shares the results of new research.

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