Cash donations are always needed, but there are many other ways to contribute listed below. You can treat yourself to some Lab Rescue merchandise (shirts, hats, calendars, and more) with proceeds helping Labs.
Some of the most important ways to help homeless Labs are to adopt, volunteer, and support spay and neuter programs to reduce the need for rescue! Please give in whatever way you can since the need is great and there are many ways to give including some "free" ways to donate listed on this page.
Use Services that Donate to GGLRR
When you do your shopping through Amazon Smile, select GGLRR as your charity and Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to us. Just go to smile.amazon.com and designate "Golden Gate Labrador Retriever Rescue, Inc" as your selected charity. For more info about the program, visit smile.amazon.com/about. It's so easy to do and it would mean a lot to the Labs.
Make goodsearch.org your default search enging and designate GGLRR as you cause. Goodsearch.org will donate 1¢ every time you use it, and believe it or not, the pennies add up. Especially when a whole bunch of people are using it.
The next time you shop online, sign up and shop with goodshop.com. Simply designate GGLRR as you cause and begin shopping at online stores you already shop at like Target, Nordstrom, and hundreds of other retailers. The online stores donate a percentage of your total purchase to your cause, at no extra cost. to you. They even keep a tally so you can see how much you're earning. And goodshop.com retailers offer incredible online coupons you can use immediately.
Don't just take your dog for a walk... take your Walk for a Dog using WoofTrax! Support GGLRR by simply walking your dog. Use the smart phone app each time you grab for the leash. It's healthy for you, your dog, and your favorite rescue org. Every Walk for a Dog counts, whether it's a walk around the block, or a 3-mile hike. Magnify your impact by sharing the app with your friends and family. The more people walking with the app, the greater the benefit to homeless Labs.
Employer Matching Programs
We also welcome corporate donations and will be happy to help complete any necessary paperwork to facilitate (GGLRR is already setup to receive donations from various Bay Area businesses so please check with your company's matching donation program!).
Employer Gift Matching Program. Check with your employer's Human Resources department to see if your company offers a gift matching program.
Corporate Volunteer Hour Match Program. Find out if your company matches the hours you spend volunteering by providing donations to your favorite charity!
Tax and Estate Planning
Last but not least, please consider including Golden Gate Labrador Retriever in your will as a charity to accept stock estate bequests and other financial donations.
You may also want to consult your tax advisor on how donations to GGLRR can help with your IRA required minimum distributions. Our Labs greatly appreciate this type of generosity!