Why do you need donations?
Cocker Spaniel Rescue of Austin spends an average of over $500 to rescue, rehabilitate, and rehome each dog in the program. The $200 adoption fee pays just a small portion of our actual program costs. The difference is made up by donations and fundraising efforts.
Are my donations tax deductible?
Cocker Spaniel Rescue of Austin is a 501(c)(3) charity and our EIN is 20-5647630. Your donations are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law.
Can I donate online?
Absolutely! In fact there are several ways to donate to Cocker Spaniel Rescue of Austin online:
use your Zelle account to send a fee-free donation to email@example.com
give a fee-free donation by using the donate button on our Facebook page (facebook.com/austincocker)
donate via the links on our website (processing fees may apply)
set up a recurring donation via your employer’s giving plan
What if I prefer to donate by check or cash?
Checks should be made payable to Cocker Spaniel Rescue of Austin and can be mailed to us at the following address:
Cocker Spaniel Rescue of Austin
PO Box 27453
Austin, TX 78755
Or donate in person at one of our events.
Can I send a donation in honor or memory of a friend or loved one?
Yes! Your donations sent in honor or memory of a friend or loved one are gratefully accepted. You can also ask that memorial donations be sent to Cocker Spaniel Rescue of Austin in lieu of flowers. We will send an acknowledgement letter to the donor and notify the family of the gifts received.
Do you accept donations of new supplies?
Absolutely! Here’s our current wish-list:
Brushes and other grooming supplies
Dog Beds & Blankies
Durable Toys (kongs, tennis balls, rope toys)
Food (ask us for a list of our preferred foods)
Leashes (4 ft)
Wire Crates (medium-sized)
I own a small business, how can I help?
We gladly accept in-kind donations of your time and expertise. We would love help with printing and mailing, web site design, bookkeeping, grooming, training, veterinary services, medical supplies, boarding, and day care. We also need venues and donations for our various fundraising events. If you have ideas, we’d love to hear them!
For additional information about donating to Cocker Spaniel Rescue of Austin, please email us us or call our hotline at 512-527-9923.