How to Donate

We are an all volunteer 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to rescuing and finding homes for as many cats and dogs in our area as possible. All donations are tax deductible. Financial Information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the Charitable Solicitation Licensing Section at 1-888-830-4989. The license is not an endorsement by the State.

Credit Card Donations:

Our credit card donations are processed safely and securely by PayPal. Please include your mailing address in the “Shipping Address” field so that we can mail you a receipt for taxes!

Personal Check Donations

Please click this link to complete our  mail-in donation form.

Special Donation Options

  • Memorial Donations

    Donations given to pay respect to the memory of a deceased pet, relative or friend who loved animals.

  • Honorary Donations

    Donations given to honor a special pet or person who works closely with animals.

  • Sponsor a Cat or for One Year

    With just $25 a month, you can make a big difference in an animal’s life. Through this fund, animals with special needs, such as certain illnesses, injuries or disabilities, and those that must live in foster homes permanently can receive the care they need. For a pledge of $300 for one year you will receive a photograph of your sponsored cat. Please let us know if there is a particular animal you would like to sponsor!

Other ways to Donate:

Amazon Smile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Snowflake every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to Snowflake.

You can also donate to Snowflake thru the annual United Way Campaign in your workplace. To specify that your gift comes to Snowflake Animal Rescue, just write in Snowflake Animal Rescue on the donation form.

NC State Employee Combined Campaign

North Carolina state employees can now donate to Snowflake through the State Employee Combined Campaign. The Campaign should go from late summer throughout the fall. Look for Snowflake Animal Rescue in the campaign literature under Independent Agency – Code 1599.

Buy an item on our WishList!

If you are looking for a more personal fun way to say you care, choose an item from our Wish List. From food to fur mousies, we need it all. If shopping is your ‘thing’, buy something from our list and leave it for us at one of our adoptathons (see our adoptathon schedule). We will say Thank You! and if you leave your name and address we will send you a receipt.


Be sure to remember Snowflake Animal Rescue in your will.

Employee Matching Gifts

Please check with your employer, many will match your gift