Other Ways to Give

VisitorAndLabPupDonate By Phone

Call the Development Office at (202) 375-7745.

Donate By Mail

Send a check to:
Washington Animal Rescue League
71 Oglethorpe Street, NW                                                           Washington, DC 20011                                                                   Attention: Development Office

Please write “Web site” in the memo section of your check.


Corporate Matching Gifts

You may be able to double, triple or even quadruple the amount of your gift to the League if you or your spouse works for a company with a matching gift program. Ask your employer if they match employees contributions to charitable organizations.

Donate Stock

A gift of stock provides you with additional tax benefits than a simple gift of cash. Contributing stock or other securities to WARL is the perfect way to increase the tax benefits of your gift.

To give a gift of stock or securities, provide your broker with the following information:

DTC Number: 0235

Broker: RBC Advisor Services

Account Name: Washington Animal Rescue League

Account Number: 95696653

To ensure that we can accurately account for, and acknowledge, your generous donation of stock, please ask your broker to include your name when transferring the stock. Or, you can contact Carol King, Director of Community Philanthropy at (202) 375-7745 or carol.king@warl.org to notify WARL of the impending transaction. Please inform him of the stock’s name and the number of shares to be transferred.

Sponsor an Animal

Caring individuals can have a positive impact on the life of a Washington, DC homeless animal by sponsoring the stay of a dog or cat in one of our adoption centers as they await permanent homes.

Sponsor an Animal Now

Donate through United Way/CFC

If you support charities through your workplace giving program, you can still support the Washington Animal Rescue League. WARL is a member of the Combined Federal Campaign and the United Way. Our designation numbers are: # 86254 for the Combined Federal Campaign and # 8879 for the United Way.

The Washington Animal Rescue League is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

Vehicle Donations

Planning on selling or trading in your car? Donate that vehicle to benefit WARL.  For information on donating a vehicle to the League, please visit our vehicle donations partner’s website by clicking here or calling , them at 877-999-8322.

Patronize and Thank Our League Partners

These businesses and professionals have been very generous to the League’s community animal care programs, so we encourage you to support them.

Wish List

The League gladly accepts donations of many items that we can use in our shelter, Medical Center, and administrative offices.  The money saved can then be used to meet the often complex needs of the dogs and cats who look to us for help.  For a list of items that are especially useful, please see our wish list.