AKC Humane Fund: Women’s Shelters GrantsDeadline: May 15, 2016
The AKC Humane Fund is committed to supporting the health and happiness of dogs across the nation. It maintains a fund to provide financial assistance to domestic abuse shelters that accept pets. The intent is to make it easier for women’s shelters to welcome pets and help break the cycle of domestic abuse. Grants are awarded for essential operational support relating to the housing of pets or capital improvements specifically for the housing and maintenance of pets.
Amount: Not provided.
Eligibility: (A) a non-profit organization that provides temporary or permanent housing for victims of domestic abuse and their pets, or (B), a non-profit organization that provides temporary or permanent housing for pets of victims of domestic abuse and has a formal, established working relationship with at least one non-profit shelter for victims of domestic abuse. Applicants in category (A) are preferred.