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Give the Gift of a Second Chance

The lifesaving work of A.R.F.-Animal Rescue Foundation is made possible by the generous contributions of supporters like you. A.R.F. is an all-volunteer organization, which means that more of your donation goes directly to helping homeless cats and dogs, many with life-threatening medical conditions or injuries that would otherwise be euthanized.  

Donations can be made online via PayPal, or you can download and complete our Donation Form with your check made payable to A.R.F.-Animal Rescue Foundation and mail it to:

A.R.F.-Animal Rescue Foundation
PO Box 4423
Wheaton, IL 60189

Your donation could have the following impact on our mission:

Microchip your Pet


$20 could microchip a dog or cat so they will never be homeless again.
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Donate to feed a dog


$50 could pay for food and supplies for a pet until they can be adopted.
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Donate to Spay and Neuter


$75 could perform a spay or neuter surgery to prevent pet overpopulation.
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Donate to Vaccinate a Dog or Cat


$100 could fully vaccinate a cat or dog to prevent the spread of life-threatening diseases.
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Donate to for Medical Treatment


$500 could treat a major medical condition, like Guinness who came to us with a mis-healed leg break.
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Employer Match

A.R.F. is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit which means your donations could qualify for your employer’s matching donation program. Your company can increase the impact of your generosity dollar-for-dollar (and sometimes more!) and can inspire fellow employees to do the same. Contact your employer’s benefits department for more information or process for submitting. 

Planned Giving

Planned gifts include bequests through your will, gifts that provide income to you and others for life, gifts of life insurance, charitable lead trusts, and gifts of retirement plans. Learn more about planned giving options.

A.R.F. is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization and your donations may be tax deductible to the full extent of the law. Consult with your tax adviser for more information. Federal Tax ID 36-4236669.

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