Rescue Application

Instructions for submission


Thank you for applying and for all you do to help animals in need! We receive an overwhelming amount of requests and do our best to reply in a timely manner. Thank you for your patience!

DREAM BIG! THINK BIG! We may not be able to do it all, but we can sure try!

Please be concise with your answers to this Letter of Inquiry. If you are a returning applicant, please indicate this and include your past inquiry in your attachments.
Please have the following information prepared before submitting this form:

  1. Current budget or proposed budget for next year.
  2. IRS letter or Letters of Determination determining (1) that your organization is a 501(c)(3) organization and (2) that either (i) your organization is not a private foundation because it is described in paragraph (1) (2) or (3) of Code Section 509(a) or (ii) your organization is an exempt operating foundation as described in Code Section 4940(d)(2). If your IRS letter has expired or revoked, you organization will not be considered.
  3. A Form 990 for the current year.
  4. Three recommendations (one board member, one volunteer, one person whom has adopted from your facility in the last six months). Recommendations must be signed. Board member’s recommendation must include the history of the rescue organization date started, mission, goals, highlights, plans for the future, and why the organization is requesting a renovation.

PLEASE NOTE: By filling out this application, your organization agrees to acknowledge Project Pawsitive (with reference links to and and on its website and social media pages should we perform a renovation there. In addition, you give us permission to “crowdfund” on our site(s)/pages using pictures and videos  of your facility as “before” evidence to raise funds and volunteers for your organization’s project. Lastly, your organization’s members agree to volunteer at a future Project Pawsitive renovation within a reasonable distance to your facility.


If you wish, you may also download the Rescue Application form, fill it out and email it

Please complete the application