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 $72 million has been granted
  • This is over 6,700 grants to date (as of April 10, 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!


Have You Thanked an ACO Today?

Tuesday, April 15 2014

It’s National Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week—time to reflect on how thankful we are for these lifesaving hometown heroes. ACOs, we salute your compassion, your hard work and your tremendous dedication to protecting the communities and animals you serve.

You can read more about this celebratory week here,...

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Tip of the Week: Hand Over Your Badge, Please

Monday, April 14 2014

Ready to kick off National Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week? We’ve got some special blogs planned now through Friday—please be sure to check back!

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