There are many ways you can help…

As a non-profit organization we rely on donations to continue assisting the animals. Any amount you can donate is always appreciated. We conveniently accept donations securely via credit card online.

If you would like to donate your car, truck, motorcycle or boat, click here.

If you would like to donate with cryptocurrency, click here.

Donation Contributions via Credit Card or PayPal

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  • A $20 donation helps to microchip a pet
  • Your $30 donation helps provide pet food for pet parents facing hard times
  • A $60 donation contributes to the spay and neuter of an animal
  • Your $120 donation contributes to adoption fees to help get more animals adopted
  • A $500 donation helps spay and neuter multiple animals and contributes to adoption fees
  • Your $1,000 donation helps contribute to emergency life saving medical funds to one or more sick or injured animals

You can also donate to specific programs or funds:

Donate for
  • “Medical and Toy Fund” – Help the animals at Long Beach Animal Shelter or other area rescues
  • “SNIP” – Our program to promote and perform spay and neutering of community pets
  • “The Shirley Vaughan Animal Fund” – Support this fund primarily for cats in honor of Shirley Vaughan, who dedicated her life to helping animals in our community.
  • “Humane Education” – our in person program provided free to LBUSD schools to teach children care and kindness to all animals.
  • “Pawz TV Educational and Community Programming ” – Contribute to Pawz TV our community outreach television program.


We also accept donations of cars, boats, RV’s and motorcycles! Visit this link or call 855-500-7433 and choose Friends of Long Beach Animal Shelter for your donation. You benefit with a tax write-off, and the animals benefit from the donation.

Donate Any Amount (One Time or Recurring Monthly Payments):

Would you like to donate a different amount than is indicated above for any of our programs?

Use this donate button below to choose any dollar amount.

 If you’d like to have your donation go to a specific program, when checking out with PayPal just click the text “Add special instructions to the seller:” and let us know.

Donation By Check

You may also send checks to FOLBA for a donation of any amount. Please do not send cash in the US Mail. Make checks payable to Friends of Long Beach Animals and send to P.O. Box 92736, Long Beach, CA 90809-2736.

Donation By Cryptocurrency

FOLBA accepts donations of some of the most popular cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, DOGE, and more.

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Donations Through Purchasing

You can help FOLBA by choosing our organization at retail stores for groceries like Ralphs and Food4Less.  You just need to select Friends of Long Beach Animal Shelter as the beneficiary of your donation the first time you setup your account.