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!


Bring In Those End-Of-Year Donations!

Wednesday, December 17 2014

Want to entice last-minute givers while preparing for a smoother financial plan in the coming year? We’ve compiled the best of our year-end fundraising articles to help you!


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5 Things to Tell Your Foster Parents

Tuesday, December 16 2014

Over at Seattle Animal Shelter (SAS), they know a thing or two about running an effective foster program. A whopping 40% of all the agency’s animals are placed through their foster-to-adopt program, started in 1998, in which animals are adopted directly from the foster parents’ homes and do not go back to the shelter.

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