Ways to Give
Every time you support the Animal Rescue League of Boston, you are saving lives and giving animals care, love, and the second chance they deserve. There are so many ways to support the animals you love.
ARL receives no government grants or public funding and it is only because of you, that animals receive:
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Thank you for making an impact for animals and people throughout Massachusetts. We strive to honor your support and commitment every day through excellent animal care, good governance, compassion for those we serve, and a vision for a more humane community.
The Animal Rescue League of Boston is an independent 501(c)3 organization.
Tax Identification Number (EIN): 04-210-3714.
$25 can provide food, toys, and treats for rescued animals to help them feel safe and loved
$50 can provide vaccines for up to five Community Cats – feral, stray, and friendly cats living outdoors
$100 can provide a shelter dog with special enrichment while they wait for their new home
$500 can help protect animals by supporting our efforts to investigate cases of cruelty and neglect
$1,000 can help provide residents of under-resourced communities access to affordable veterinary care
You can donate online or by mailing your donation (checks payable to the Animal Rescue League of Boston) to:
Animal Rescue League of Boston,
10 Chandler Street, Boston, MA 02116
To get more information, for assistance, or to make your gift by phone, please call our Development Department at 617-426-9170 x603
Gifts of Stock
Gifts of stock not only help animals in need, they can also provide tax benefits including avoiding capital gains tax. To donate stock or other appreciate securities, contact Jackie Smith.
If you are a federal, state or municipal employee, you may be able to donate through your employee giving program. ARL participates in The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Employees Charitable Campaign, The City of Boston Employees Charitable Campaign, and The Combined Federal Campaign.
Other companies also offering employee giving programs or payroll deduction options. Please contact your employer for more information on these programs.
Sponsorship support helps cover the costs of our events and ensures funds raised go directly to provide veterinary care, adoption, rescue, advocacy, and special police investigation for animals when they need it most.
We offer opportunities for recognition to companies and businesses who are interested in events and sponsorship. For more information, please contact Jackie Smith.
Whether you’re celebrating a life event, participating in a service project, or simply looking to give-back to your community, hosting a Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Friendraiser is a great way to support ARL’s many programs and services that benefit animals in need and the people who care about them! Click here to learn more.
Other Tax Benefits
All donations to ARL are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by IRS regulations. If you are faced with required withdrawals from your retirement accounts, a gift can help offset additional income taxes.