Stay informed of the latest progress in canine health research.
We need your support to fund research that helps dogs live longer, healthier lives.
Whatever your capacity to give, there is a way for you to help the AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF). Many of the ways to give are listed here. Please contact us at 1-888-682-9696 to learn more or find out how you can tailor a gift to your interests.
Making a donation through our website is easy and secure. Donate now!
Donate by Mail:
Print a donation form and mail it with your contribution to PO Box 900061, Raleigh, NC 27675. Any donations that require delivery confirmation should be send to 8051 Arco Corporate Drive, Suite, 300, Raleigh, NC 27617.
Donate by Phone:
Call us at 1-888-682-9696 and our staff will take your donation over the phone.
Leave a legacy that will help dogs live longer, healthier lives by making a planned gift to the AKC Canine Health Foundation. You will also be eligible for membership in the Heritage Society. Learn more.
Gifts of Stock:
Donating appreciated securities can have greater tax benefits than donating cash. Learn how.
When you or your club provide financial significant support to a specific research grant you will receive periodic research updates. More details about sponsorship.
Purina Parent Club Partnership Program:
You can help to raise funds for the AKC Canine Health Foundaiton and your breed's parent club when you clip weight circles from Purina brand dog foods. Learn how.
Purchase a Brick:
Order a personalized engraved brick on the Walk of Champions or Path of Honor at the Purina Event Center and the proceeds will benefit canine health research. You can print and mail our brick order form or purchase a brick online.
Your dog club can help us prevent, treat and cure canine disease by becoming a member of the AKC Canine Health Foundation. Membership includes benefits such as newsletters for your club and a display banner. Learn more.
Federal employees can make contributions to CHF via payroll deduction through the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). We are a member of the Animal Charities of America federation. The AKC Canine Health Foundation is eligible for participation in some State Employee Giving Campaigns as well. If your company participates in a United Way or other workplace giving campaign inquire about writing in a contribution for CHF.
Employee Gift Matching:
Many companies match their employees' charitable donations. Ask your human resources department about gift matching procedures.
Donate Your Vehicle:
You can donate your vehicle to CHF through V-DAC (Vehicle Donation to Any Charity). The process is simple and there may be tax benefits for donating your car, truck, recreational vehicle or boat. Look for us on the V-DAC site as either "American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation" or "Canine Health Foundation."
Purchase a Book:
Sales of the book The Legacy of Beezer and Boomer: Lessons on Living and Dying from my Canine Brothersby Doug Koktavy and the children's book Best in Showby Karen LeFrak benefit the AKC Canine Health Foundation. View and purchase the books.
Shop for CHF:
Order AKC Canine Health Foundation apparel from our online store or shop from businesses who donate a portion of your purchase to the Foundation. The Amazon Smile program is one of many ways to shop for canine health. Start shopping now.
Recycle for Pets:
Recycle your electronic items, like used cell phones, PDAs, inkjet cartridges, iPods, laptops, video games & consoles and digital cameras to benefit the AKC Canine Health Foundation. Shipping is free and it is easy to request your shipping labels. Please note this program is marketed as "Cartridges for Kids" but any non-profit can participate. The AKC Canine Health Foundation will receive the proceeds as long as you request the shipping labels under our organization name.
Add a dollar to your dog show entry fees for the AKC Canine Health Foundation any time MB-F is the show superintendent. Your entry will be starred in the show program to indicate your support of canine health.
Ebay Giving Works (formerly MissionFish):
Buy or sell items on eBay and fundraise for the AKC Canine Health Foundation. Our Ebay Giving Works ID number is 32865.
You can raise money for a cause when you search the internet. Visit www.goodsearch.com to get started.
Purchase a personalized engraved brick on the Walk of Champions or Path of Honor at the Purina Events Center to benefit canine health.
Your planned gift to the AKC Canine Health Foundation helps us meet the health needs of our canine companions well into the future.
Make a special contribution in tribute of a dog and we will post a photo to our Celebration Wall gallery.
Whether a boat, car, or RV, donating your vehicle is simple, has tax benefits and will help us fund innovative canine health research.