Annual Rescue Grants

Each year, the Oxbow Rescue Grants provide up to $20,000 in cash and products to deserving shelter and rescue organizations throughout the United States and Canada. Eligible groups include:

  • Rescue Organizations
  • Foster Networks
  • Humane Societies
  • Wildlife Rehabilitation Organizations
  • Animal Sanctuaries
  • Other Specialty Organizations

Grant categories include:

Education and Outreach Support

Educational and outreach programs, training materials, leaflets and videos

Capital Improvement Support

Renovations, additions, new structures, and equipment purchases

Operating Support

Support to assist with normal operating expenses such as food, utilities, and veterinary care


How Can We Apply?

Do you think your organization qualifies? 

2018 Grant Applications are now available. Applications must be postmarked between June 1-August 31, 2018.

For a list of FAQs regarding the Oxbow Rescue Grant Program, please click here.


2017 Recipients 

  • Bunny Bunch - Montclair, CA
  • Lake Erie Nature and Science Center - Bay Village, OH
  • Tucson Wildlife Center - Tucson, AZ
  • Bruno’s Pro-Bone-O Pet Pantry - Bartlet, IL
  • Remembering Ruby Rabbit Rescue - Shelley, ID
  • Everything Animals Resource and Activity Center - Bullville, NY
  • Wildlife Care Association and Education Center - McClellan, CA
  • Elmbrook Humane Society - Brookfield, WI
  • Colorado House Rabbit Society - Broomfield, CO