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? 

2021 Grant Applications are now available. Download the application here.

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


2020 Recipients 

The 2020 Oxbow Rescue Grant Recipients were:

  • Florida Wildlife Hospital - Melbourne, FL
  • Binky On! Rabbit Rescue - Hahira, GA
  • Hunter Hollow Bunny Bed and Breakfast - Syracuse, NY
  • Animal Assisted Happiness - Sunnyvale, CA
  • Bunny Lu Adoptions - Waynesboro, VA
  • The Fluffle House - Traverse City, MI
  • Humane Animal Welfare Society (HAWS) of Waukesha County - Waukesha, WI
  • Fort Wayne Wildlife Center - Fort Wayne, IN
  • Kaitlyn’s Critter Castle - Bluffton, IN
  • Wheek Care Guinea Pig Rescue - New Kensinton, PA
  • Twin Harbors Wildlife Center - Montesano, WA