Other Ways to Support ASI
Here are some great ways that you can help raise funds for ASI!
The loss of a beloved animal or person is a difficult time. A meaningful way to honor such a memory is through a donation to the Animals and Society Institute. This heartfelt gesture will honor their lives and relationships while benefiting programs that seek to provide greater protection for all animals. We will send an acknowledgement of your thoughtful gift to the person or family you designate.
Special Occasion Giving
Celebrating a special occasion? Can’t decide what to give a person who has it all? Why not give the gift of a donation to the Animals and Society Institute in honor of the occasion? Such a gift is a simple, unique and creative present that also supports our work to end violence toward all animals, human and nonhuman. We will notify the person or family you designate, acknowledging your thoughtful donation.
Donate your old vehicle and help support the work of ASI and receive a tax deduction too! Vehicle Donations to Any Charity (V-DAC) accepts any kind of vehicle: cars, trucks, motorcycles, RV’s, boats, airplanes, heavy equipment, farm machinery, etc. With V-DAC there is no cost to the donor or to the charity. All expenses are deducted from the gross sales price and, if the costs ever exceed the price, the V-DAC covers those costs. Click on the logo or call 1-877-999-8322 to donate your old vehicle today.
Employer Gift Matching Programs
Many employers offer gift matching and it’s an easy way to double your impact. Click here for our Donation Page and then be sure to check the “Would you like your employer to match?” box. After checking the box, select your employer from the list, add your employee email address, and we’ll do the rest. It’s that easy!
Spread the Word
Download our fact sheet to share! You can download and print our flyer in PDF format and post it at universities, veterinary hospitals, animal shelters, and other places where people interested in our work may see it.
Legacy gifts represent an important way to let your hope for animals live on. These gifts take many forms, and can be established by people of many different means. More information available on planned giving can be found here.
Shop and Search for ASI
You can raise funds for ASI while shopping! AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. Visit smile.amazon.com, choose Animals and Society as your charity, and shop. The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases.
Search the Internet with the Goodsearch Yahoo!-powered search engine and they’ll donate about a penny for nearly all searches to Animals and Society. Use Goodshop to shop at one of more than 2,800 participating stores (from Amazon to Zazzle) and a percentage of what you spend will be donated to Animals and Society at no cost to you.
Kroger’s Community Rewards program will donate portion of your Kroger purchases to a charity you select. Enroll at KrogerCommunityRewards.com, designate the Animals and Society as your selected charity and use your Kroger card at checkout.
Workplace Giving Campaigns
A workplace-giving campaign is an organized method through which employees can donate to the charities of their choice. During these campaigns, employees are provided with a list of charities to which they may contribute through payroll deductions or a one-time gift. Animals and Society Institute is recognized as the Animal Care Committee in the following workplace giving campaigns. Please look for us as the Animal Care Committee in your brochure or online. Contributions to ASI can be made through the following workplace-giving campaigns:
The Combined Federal Campaign is the annual fund-raising drive conducted by Federal employees in their workplace each fall. During these campaigns, employees are provided with a list of charities to which they may contribute through payroll deductions or a one-time gift. Our Campaign number is 11977.
The Independent Charities of America Seal of Excellence is awarded to nonprofit charitable organizations that have been independently reviewed annually and certified to meet the highest standards of public accountability, program effectiveness, and cost effectiveness. These standards include those required by the US Government for inclusion in the Combined Federal Campaign. Look for us on Best of the CFC online.
Animal Charities of America is a nonprofit organization that pre-screens high quality animal related charities and presents them for your giving consideration. or workplace givers, it’s an easy way for employees to give to the causes they wish to support. Many workplace giving programs offer payroll deduction plans, a painless way to give to the charity of your choice. And, for employers who don’t have a workplace giving program, ACA and its consultant staff will help you get one started.
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