Ways To Give

Homeward Pet Adoption Center is a non-profit, no-kill animal shelter. As a privately funded 501(c)3 charity, we rely completely on donor support, with over 75% of every dollar donated going to the care of our animals.

Homeward Pet values the support of our donors and respects the discretion and complexity of decisions regarding charitable giving. Our commitment is to provide donors with the options that best meet their charitable giving needs and abilities, as well as advance the mission of the shelter. In accordance with the standards established by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Homeward Pet Adoption Center adheres strictly to the Donor Bill of Rights to guide our conduct. To learn more about your rights as a supporter, click here.

Please note that we cannot accept donations of medications. We also cannot accept U-40 insulin syringes.

Cute puppyMake a Donation

  • Donate online as a one-time gift, or sign up for a monthly recurring donation.
  • Make your gift donation ‘in memory’ or ‘in honor’ of an exceptional person or pet, or,
  • As a gift for those animal-loving, hard-to-buy-for people in your life.  We will send a card notifying the recipient of your wonderful gift in their name.

Purchase a Forever Friends Tile

Purchase a tile on our Forever Friends Tile Wall and become a permanent part of Homeward Pet! Create your own message in memory of your best four-legged friend, to honor a favorite pet, a remembrance of a loved family member, or anything you choose. Your message will be etched into your Forever Friend Tile and live forever at Homeward Pet Adoption Center.

Guardian Angel Kennel Sponsorship Program

Be there for them every day of the year through the Homeward Pet Guardian Angel Kennel Sponsorship Program!

A wonderful way for individuals, families, community groups and companies to make a contribution that will be recognized on a daily basis. Your personalized plaque will be placed prominently on either a dog or cat kennel for 6 to 12 months. Plaques can be personalized in your name, your organization’s name, ‘in honor’ or ‘in memory of a family member, special friend or beloved pet. A limited number of kennels are available for sponsorship.

 ‘Pay-it-Forward’ Program

Here’s a great way to share your love of animals and help a homeless animal find a forever home.  Homeward Pet’s ‘Pay It Forward’ Program.  With Pay It Forward, you donate the adoption fee for an adoptable, adult cat or dog, helping us care for the animal and giving them a head start on finding a forever home. Choose a cat or dog that reminds you of a special furry friend, a deserving animal with a sad story of life before Homeward Pet, or let us apply your donation to the cat or dog that’s been here the longest.

AmazonSmile: Shelter Essentials Wish List

Use our Shelter Essentials Wish List on Amazon.com to help us care for the dogs and cats at Homeward Pet!  These are the essential items that we use to care for every animal at the shelter.  Make your tax-deductible purchase at checkout and your item(s) will be sent directly to Homeward Pet.

Download a copy of our Shelter Essentials List.

Whoopi’s Fund

Provides extraordinary medical care for animals in the shelter and in our community.  Whoopi’s Fund pays for major medical expenses for our special needs shelter cats and dogs. Click here to learn more about Whoopi’s Fund.

Help the Animals by Donating Your Vehicle!

If you’re in the market for a new car, you can donate your old vehicle to Homeward Pet and support the animals in our care. Through our vehicle donation program, you can donate your car, truck, van, RV, motorcycle or boat to Homeward Pet through Northwest Charity Donation Service (NWCDS). They will accept most vehicles running or not and will sell the vehicle at auction, sending the proceeds to Homeward Pet. NWCDS is a local company based in the NW and does everything possible to maximize your tax deduction and benefit to Homeward Pet.

Making a charitable contribution through our vehicle donation program is an easy way to help the homeless dogs and cats at Homeward Pet.

Ready to help?

  • Contact Northwest Charity Donation Service online or call them at 800.961.6119. Tell them you want the proceeds from your vehicle donation to go to the Homeward Pet Adoption Center in Woodinville, Washington.
  • Northwest Charity Donation Service will schedule the pick-up of your vehicle, complete the title transfer, and assist you with determining the market value of your donation.
  • After the vehicle is sold, the proceeds from the sale will be sent directly to Homeward Pet.

Thank you for your gift to the animals!

Companion Legacy Program

Homeward Pet’s Companion Legacy Program can help you plan for your pet’s welfare in the event of your passing.  Your cat or dog will enter our adoption program, and we will ensure that your companion is cared for while we find the most appropriate new home.

Leave a Legacy

A Planned Gift is a meaningful way to carry forward your compassion and concern for animals and a wonderful way to say “thank you” to every animal that has touched your life.

Fundraise for Homeward Pet

Fundraisers come in all shapes and sizes, from a small office bake sale to a black tie gala or city wide half marathon. If you’re looking for a way to support the animals at Homeward Pet, we’d love to help get you started.

We use a secure site for our transactions and your information is never shared. If you prefer to send your contribution by regular mail, please use the following address:

Homeward Pet Adoption Center
PO Box 2293, Woodinville, WA 98072

Contact Information
Adoption Hours:
Our Address:
Wed - Sun, 12 - 6pm
P.O. Box 2293
13132 NE 177th Place
Woodinville, WA 98072
Homeward Pet Adoption Center is a non‑profit, no‑kill animal shelter. Our mission is to give homeless animals a second chance through rescue, shelter, and adoption.