Be a hero!

Your contribution goes directly to helping animals in need all over St. Lawrence County!
Please look over the options below and choose an option …or two.


Cash Donations are always welcome.

While the shelter staff consists of volunteers, it cannot run on “love” alone.
Whether it be a one-time donation or a monthly sponsor commitment, your contribution always goes directly to support animals in need.

Donations may be made with a credit card or Paypal.
Choose one-time or recurring.





A regular contribution towards supporting an animal in our care is inexpensive – and really helps!
Who would you like to sponsor?

Sponsorship Fees:
Chicken           $4 per month
Guinea Pig      $5 per month
Rabbit            $10 per month
Cat                  $15 per month
Dog                 $25 per month
Horse             $50 per month

Support us by Shopping at Amazon

Gracious Friends Animal Sanctuary has joined Amazon Smile to create an easy way to donate! Amazon Smile is a program where 0.5% of the cost of all Amazon purchases made via a

Amazon Smile is a perfect way to get your shopping done and donate to GFAS at the same time!

Register here, or go to and search for Gracious Friends Animal Sanctuary. To ensure that a percentage of your purchases are donated to GFAS–bookmark or go to Amazon Smile’s homepage.


Other Donation Ideas

Tip: You can maximize your supplies donation by using Amazon Smile

A few things we can always use are:
White Vinegar for cleaning.      Buy on AmazonSmile
– Clumping Unscented Litter      Buy on AmazonSmile
– Paper Towels                              Buy on AmazonSmile
– Feliway Diffuser & Refills         Buy on AmazonSmile
– Adaptil Dog Diffuser & Refills Buy on Amazon Smile

Pet Food From Local Stores

Tractor Supply    Don’t have time to shop? We would love a gift card!

Heuvelton Farm & Home Center     We would love a gift card!






Gracious Friends Thrift & Gift

A few things we can always use are:

oops! Info coming soon… please call us if you have items you want to donate




WolfTrax App

The more people actively walking with the free Walk for a Dog app, the greater the donation to your selected animal organization! Use the app each time you grab for the leash. It’s healthy for you, your dog, and your favorite shelter or rescue.

Every Walk for a Dog counts, whether it’s a walk around the block or a three-mile hike. Magnify your impact by sharing the app with your friends and family.

Join a challenge to win a donation for your animal charity

To join now, go to the Challenges tab on the WoofTrax app. Learn more



Volunteer with us!

Our staff work tirelessly as it is their passion to care for the animals. Animals at the sanctuary require daily, and in some situations, round-the-clock, care.

More info here