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 $81 million has been granted
  • This is nearly 7,600 grants to date (as of January 1, 2015)
  • In 2014 alone, the ASPCA awarded nearly 1,300 grants totaling $14.4 million to 850 organizations
  • Learn how you can apply for a grant!


Animal Rescue and Hurricane Katrina: The New Normal?

Friday, August 28 2015

Here to share her thoughts on the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina is the ASPCA’s Julie Morris, Senior Vice President, Community Outreach.

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So, Have You Ditched the Bowls Yet?

Thursday, August 27 2015

Twice-daily enrichment for shelter dogs and cats without added staff time? Yup! Dr. Emily Weiss explains how this can happen at your agency.

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