Ways of Giving

Thank you for your interest in making a gift to Animal Care & Control of NYC (AC&C)! Gifts from our animal lovers, supporters and friends are critical to our ability to continue our mission of providing the thousands of animals in our facilities with the daily care and compassion they deserve.

Make a Gift Online

There are a number of convenient options for making your gift to AC&C. You can use your credit or debit card to make a gift using our Donation Form online. See below for a variety of other ways to give.

Donate via Mail

To make a donation through the mail, simply send a check, money order or cash directly to AC&C in a secured envelope. Our address is:

Animal Care & Control of NYC
11 Park Place, Suite 805
New York, NY 10007
Attn: Development Department

After we receive your contribution, you will receive an acknowledgement letter in the mail thanking you for your generous support.

New York's Kindest Monthly Giving

By joining The New York's Kindest Monthly Giving Program, you can provide ongoing support for NYC's dogs, cats, rabbits and other animals in need. For as little as 50¢ a day, you can help animals find their fur-ever homes! Sign up to be a monthly donor today!

Make a Donation to a Fund

You may also make a donation to one of our funds:

The Animal Care Fund

Each year, nearly 30,000 unwanted animals are brought to AC&C Care Centers. Through the Animal Care Fund, AC&C can raise money to support the direct care of lost, mistreated or neglected animals brought to its Care Centers. Donations raised through this fund are also used to keep rescued animals happy in their new surroundings and provide a warm, safe environment while we seek to find placement. Read more »

Donate to the Animal Care Fund now »

S.T.A.R. Fund

AC&C's STAR (Special Treatment and Recovery) Fund supports the treatment of many injured, ill or abused dogs and cats each year. Donations set aside for this Fund help provide medical care that goes "above and beyond" through veterinary supplies, services, and medications provided at the shelter or at private facilities.
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Donate to the S.T.A.R. Fund now »

If you have any questions about making a donation, you can email donate@nycacc.org.

Other Ways of Giving

Matching Gifts

You may be able to multiply the value of your gift by participating in a Matching Gift Program provided through your employer. Many companies will match employee contributions at a rate of 1:1, 2:1 or even greater. Your employer's personnel department can provide you with information on how to take advantage of your company's matching gift benefit, as well as any forms you may need to complete in order to participate.

Event Sponsorship

Help us host a spectacular event by personally sponsoring an event, or soliciting for your company to sponsor one of our events, and receive event sponsorship recognition. You can learn more information about our upcoming events on our Events page.

PetFlow Wish List

Send needed items directly to AC&C from our PetFlow "Wish List”: help feed and comfort our wonderful dogs and cats, and boost your impact! For every donation that you make, PetFlow will donate 10% of revenue to AC&C. And remember, even if you are shopping for your own furry family members, AC&C will receive a donation from PetFlow! (no minimum or maximum purchase, program is ongoing)


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Making Donations, Online and by Mail

You can make a donation using our Donation Form online or by mail. Please mail donations to the address listed on this page.

Donate In Kind, and AC&C's Wish List:

Are you looking to get rid of some unwanted items? Or do you want to help animals by purchasing a special item for them? If so, please check out our Wish List! This can help you make the best choices about items to donate for the animals in AC&C's care.

Third Party Events

Hosting Third Party Events is the most fun Way to Give! You can get your friends involved and have a great time for a worthy cause that you care about. Please take a moment to view our Events page to see how much fun others have had, throwing Third Party Events for AC&C!

A Third Party Activity is where an individual or a group hosts a fundraising or awareness event or activity, and gives the proceeds to support the animals at AC&C. If you would like to host an event or activity, please let us know.

Any use of AC&C's name, logo, photographs, images or language must be approved in advance. Please fill out our Third Party Activities Form and send back to AC&C, or you may contact us. You can mail in your donation, or give through our Donation Form online.

Make a Planned Gift

Leaving a gift to AC&C from your estate by assigning "Animal Care & Control of NYC" as a beneficiary is a wonderful way to give to the animals. You can learn about how easy it is to make giving to animals part of your legacy by reading our Planned Giving Brochure.

Corporate Sponsorship

Does your company support animal causes or have a cause-marketing program? If so, you can participate in one of the many sponsorship opportunities that AC&C has to offer Corporate Sponsorship.

Vehicle Donation Program

AC&C makes it quick and easy to recycle your cars, trucks, motorcycles, RVs, boats, airplanes, heavy equipment, farm machinery, etc., regardless of whether they are functional or not. Plus, you may be eligible for a tax-deduction (please consult the IRS or your tax advisor for details). Contact us at: donate@nycacc.org, and we will get you started, or you may go directly to V-Dac's Animal Care & Control of NYC donation page or call them directly at (866)789-8627!

Animal Care & Control of NYC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and all donations are tax-deductible in accordance with IRS guidelines. A copy of the latest annual financial report and registration filed by this organization may be obtained from AC&C, or from the office of the Attorney General by writing to: The Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York NY, 10271.