Thank you for your interest in making a gift to Animal Care Centers of NYC! Your support is crucial to give NYC's shelter animals a second chance towards the better life they deserve. Please join us in our mission to end animal homelessness in NYC by donating today.

Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, tax ID# 13-3788986. All donations are tax-deductible in accordance with IRS guidelines. 

Make a Gift Online
You can use your credit or debit card to make a one-time gift using our Donation Form online.

Boroughbred Buddy Monthly Giving
Join The Boroughbred Buddy Monthly Giving Program to provide ongoing support for NYC's dogs, cats, rabbits and other boroughbreds in need. Sign up to be a monthly donor today! If you are currently a monthly donor and would like to update your information please visit our service center.

Donate via Mail
Send a contribution:
Animal Care Centers of NYC at
P.O. Box 23087
New York, NY 10087-3087

Make a Planned Gift
Include Animal Care Centers of NYC as a beneficiary in your will or estate plans and create your legacy while supporting animals in need. If you have questions about making a bequest, please contact us at

Host an Online Fundraiser for ACC
By using our JustGiving site, you can create unique and personalized fundraising events to support the many boroughbreds in our care! Whether you’re running a marathon, hosting a birthday party or getting married, creating a personalized fundraiser is a great way to raise funds for NYC’s shelter animals while also getting your friends and family involved!

Matching Gift Program
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.

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For additional information about Matching Gifts/Volunteer Grants, please reach out to us at

Support ACC's Lifesaving Funds

Dogs, cats and rabbits requiring extensive medical and/or surgical care often arrive at ACC. The STAR (Special Treatment & Recovery) Fund is used to pay for medical care that only a specialized facility can provide.
Donate to the STAR Fund now »

Community Pets Fund
The Community Pets Fund helps keep pets in loving homes by providing items such as free wellness services, spay/neuter surgeries, a pet food pantry and behavior training for owners in need.
Donate to the Community Pets Fund Now »

Community Kids
ACC’s Community Kids Program provides humane education and junior volunteer opportunities for kids across NYC.
Donate to the Community Kids Fund Now »

ACC Merchandise

Show your pride for NYC Boroughbreds while raising money for homeless pets! T-Shirts, V-necks, Junior sizes, Tote Bags, and more available in an array of colors!
Click here to visit the ACC Merch Store!

Donate Items

Secondhand Items:
We will happily accept your second-hand pet items. We ask that any used items are cleaned prior to donating. ACC can accept:

  • Unopened and unexpired food and treats
  • Blankets, Towels, Sheets
  • Leashes and Harnesses
  • Crates and Carriers
  • Enrichment Toys 
  • Unopened Litter, Pellets, and Hay

Our care centers accept donations daily between 10AM and 5PM. Location information can be found here.
Please note we cannot accept open/expired food and treats, medications, pillows or mattresses. 

Wish Lists
Send needed items directly to ACC from our Wish List and you can help feed and comfort the Boroughbreds in our care.
ACC's Amazon Wish List | ACC's Chewy Wish List

Towels for Tails
Donate your gently used bath sized towels, sheets and linens so we can keep our animals warm and cozy while they await their forever homes!

If you are a local hotel or other business interested in donating a large quantity of towels or linens, please reach out to coordinate a pickup. ACC's development staff can be reached at

Others Ways of Giving

Shop with a Smile
When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate to Animal Care Centers of NYC. Support us every time you shop! For eligible purchases at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to your selected charitable organization. 

New to Chewy? Create an account using this link and ACC will receive a $15 donation when you make your first purchase!

Third Party Events
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 ACC. If you would like to host an event or activity, please email us at and let us know. Any use of ACC's name, logo, photographs, images or language must be approved in advance.

Vehicle Donation Program
ACC makes it quick and easy to recycle your vehicles 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 and we will get you started, or you may go directly to V-Dac's donation page or call them directly at (866)789-8627.



Animal Care & Control of NYC d/b/a Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC) 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 ACC, or from the office of the Attorney General by writing to: The Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York NY, 10271.