View the Foundation’s 2019 Summary of Grants – available here!
The Foundation supports organizations that promote the ethical and humane treatment of animals. It is important to the Foundation to prevent animal cruelty through rescue and rehabilitative care, and to secure safe, loving, forever homes for companion animals.
At the community-level, the Foundation supports initiatives that ensure the city is safe for animals and residents.
The Foundation’s focus in animal welfare is primarily:
Multi-year funding to support the provision of free spay and neuter services in southern Dallas through a collaboration of providers, with the goal of eliminating the problem of loose dogs in the community.
Funding to increase the call center capacity in order to handle all City of Dallas 311 Information Calls from pet owners wanting to surrender their pets to Dallas Animal Services.
Funding to develop a comprehensive database that will be utilized by animal rescue organizations around Dallas to find and rescue animals before they enter the shelter.
Funding to professionalize and expand cruelty prevention efforts in Fort Worth and the surrounding counties.