You’re on a mission to make the world a safer and kinder place for animals. You understand that helping animals can help people too. Let’s join forces.

Welcome to Animal Grantmakers, a group of funders who share your concern for animals, and are working together to create real and lasting change. We envision a world in which animals thrive and are treated with care and respect.

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Annual Conference

Animal Grantmakers offers an Annual Conference for our current and prospective members to convene in person, and participate in learning opportunities to strengthen their practice and grow their professional network.

The 2018 Animal Grantmakers Conference will be held October 14 – 17, 2018 in Boston, MA at the Boston Marriott Newton. The four days of education, engagement and enjoyment will take advantage of the deep marine expertise in the region while covering a wide range of topics of interest to members across the animal protection field.

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Membership in Animal Grantmakers is open to foundations, other grantmaking organizations, giving programs and individuals that are engaged in grantmaking that benefits animals, at least in part, and whose giving is at a consistent, significant level on behalf of animal protection and is purely charitable in purpose; or the organization itself is chartered for the sole purpose of animal grantmaking.

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We are pleased to share with the public numerous resources for both grantmakers and grantseekers, in addition to a variety of animal protection resources. Many more helpful resources and timely research into subjects of interest to funders of animal protection programs are available exclusively for members of Animal Grantmakers in the members-only area of the website.

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