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? 

2019 Grant Applications are now available. Download the application here.

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


2018 Recipients 

The 2018 Oxbow Rescue Grant Recipients are:

  • VCAS Bunny Brigade - Camarillo, CA
  • Los Angeles Rabbit Foundation - Playa del Rey, CA 
  • East Coast Rabbit Rescue - West Palm Beach, FL  
  • Texas Rustlers Guinea Pig Rescue - Lewisville, TX
  • Southeastern Pennsylvania Delaware HRS - Newport, DE 
  • Rabbitats Rescue Society - Richmond, British Columbia
  • Heritage Humane Society - Williamsburg, VA