environmental & humanitarian aid
Charities in USA
remember our Prime Directive:
We DO NOT list charities that conduct or fund
experiments on animals.
We do not list charities dealing with self-inflicted human health
Alley Cat Rescue
works with the international animal community to promote humane
care for stray, homeless and feral cats.
ACR also rescues cats in our own backyard and helps others implement
humane, nonlethal care for stray and feral animals.
Alley Cat Rescue Inc. is a national nonprofit 501c3 organization
– all s are tax-deductible.
Alley Cat Rescue
P O Box 585
Mt. Rainier, MD 20712
visit The Alley Cat Rescue web site at: www.saveacat.org
(The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals)
Call (212) 876-7700 ext 4515 or 4516 to make a by phone.
You can also
make a secure online by clicking
424 East 92nd Street,
Friends Animal Society
Based in Utah,
Best Friends not only copes with thousands of homeless animals in
the region but works with humane groups and shelters across the
US. Best Friends' mission is driven by the simple philosophy that
kindness to animals helps build a better world for all of us.
5001 Angel Canyon Road
Kanab, Utah 84741-5000
Main phone: (435) 644-2001
Please visit Best Friends web site at: http://www.bestfriends.org
Ranch Rescue ...
Rescue is dedicated to saving horses from slaughter and abusive
We also educate people about horses.
POB 8 Conesville,
Please visit their web site at: http://www.dandelionranch.org
Protection League ...
Protection League (GPL) is a national, non-profit organization dedicated
to protecting greyhounds from the exploitation and abuses inherent
in the greyhound racing industry. We believe that through education
and continued media exposure, the public perception of greyhound
racing will be altered from that of a harmless spectator activity
to its brutal reality - a blood sport responsible for immense animal
suffering and the routine killing of thousands of young, healthy
dogs each year. You can adopt a rescued greyhound here.
P.O. Box 669
Penn Valley, CA 95946
Tel: 800-G-HOUNDS (800-446-8637)
Please visit their web site at: http://www.greyhounds.org/gpl/contents/entry.html
in the removal of the debris of war. HALO USA is a nonpolitical,
nonreligious NGO, registered in the United States as a not for profit
organization (501(c)). HALO has over 4,850 mineclearers in 9 countries,
with ongoing surveys into new regions. HALO's operations are grouped
under Asia, Africa, and the Caucasus.
visit their web site at: http://www.halousa.org/
... wishes to
help anybody in a situation of disability, whatever the reason and
the circumstances: - congenital or prenatal disability - following
an illness - accidents - trauma - violence - malnutrition. Our objective
is to provide help to all those in situations of vulnerability,
whatever may be the cause and the environment underlying that situation:
- low level of development - extreme poverty - exclusion - violence
and armed conflict - exploitation - deficient social and health
systems - serious violation or denial of basic rights - catastrophes,
visit their web site at:
(then choose France, UK, or Germany)
HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL ERAC 14, Av Berthelot 69361 Lyon Cedex 07
France Tél : (33) 126.96.36.199.79 Fax : (33) 188.8.131.52.94 E-mail
HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL e.V. Ganghofer Str. 19 D-80339 München DEUTSCHLAND
Tél : (49) 89 54 76 06 0 Fax : (49) 89 54 76 06 20
e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
5 Station Hill,
Surrey, GU9 8AA
Phone: 0870 774 3737
Fax: 0870 774 3738
Email Enquiries: email@example.com
Society for Animal Rights
ISAR is a nonprofit
organization whose main purpose is to promote the rights of animals
through education and law.
Public education on the importance of spaying and neutering dogs
and cats to alleviate the pet overpopulation crisis continues to
be an important part of our activities.
Society for Animal Rights
965 Griffin Pond Rd.
Clarks Summit, PA 18411
Phone: (570) 586-2200
Email: contact (at) isaronline.org ... (replace (at) with &)
their website at: http://www.isaronline.org
Ridge Wildlife Rehab Center
Ridge Wildlife Rehab. Center is a 501 (c) 3 not-for-profit organization
dedicated to improving the health of native wildlife. Our home is
located on the grounds of a 25-acre dedicated state wildlife preserve
northeast of Valparaiso and southeast of Chesterton in Porter County,
Indiana. Originally formed in the mid-1990's as the Coffee Creek
Life Center, we changed our name and building site in 2003, but
our original mission is the same. That mission includes rehabilitation
and release of injured and orphaned wildlife, public education and
programming on wildlife issues.
the web site at: http://www.mrwildliferehab.org
- The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
Founded in 1985,
the PCRM is a non profit organization that promotes preventive medicine,
conducts clinical research, and encourages higher standards for
ethics and effectiveness in research.
Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington DC 20016
visit the web site at: www.pcrm.org
For The Elderly ...
... are a 501(c)3
public charity that pays the adoption fees for senior citizens (over
60 years of age) who adopt a companion pet from a participating
shelter -- to include the adoption fee, pre-adoption veterinary
exam and spay/neuter. We currently have over 50 participating shelters
in 32 states.
Every dog or cat placed with a senior adopter is ONE more living,
breathing being that is saved from possible euthanasia.
Pets For the
7200 Center Street, #100 Polo Bldg.
Mentor, OH 44060
Please visit their web site at: www.petsfortheelderly.org
Jane Goodall Institute
The Jane Goodall
Institute advances the power of individuals to take informed and
compassionate action to improve the environment for all living things.
With Dr. Jane Goodall's words and example as guiding principles,
the Institute inspires hope for a brighter future.
visit the web site at: http://www.janegoodall.org/
S.O.S. (usa branch)
The focus of
Wildlife S.O.S is to rescue and rehabilitate sloth bears that are
forced to perform as 'dancing bears' on the streets of India and
to facilitate a better life for the Qalandar people through education
and vocational training in order to bring a permanent end to the
tradition of 'bear dancing'.
Wildlife S.O.S. is also dedicated to buying and conserving threatened
300 S. #32
visit the web site at: http://www.wildlifesos.org
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