Our grant application period is currently closed.

Thank you for your interest in our grants program! Our 2019 grant cycle is currently closed. Applications for the 2020 cycle will be accepted beginning in June 2020.


We have identified the following fields of interest for funding:

1) Low Cost Spay/Neuter Programs

2) Feral/Community Cat Programs

3) Wildlife Protection, Education and Rehabilitation Programs


To be considered for a grant from Ohio Animal Foundation an organization must:

Process and Timeline 

Applications will be accepted beginning June 1, 2020 and must be received by Ohio Animal Foundation by September 1, 2020. All applications will be reviewed and evaluated by our Grants Committee. The Grants Committee then makes funding recommendations to the full Ohio Animal Foundation Board of Directors at our October board meeting. Grant recipients will be sent a grant award letter, which must be signed and returned by November 30, 2020. Grant funds will be issued by December 31, 2020, for use the following year. A short grant report will be required when grant funds are spent, or by January 31, 2022.



Congratulations to our 2019 Grant Recipients:


Brukner Nature Center
Troy, Ohio

Living with Bats


Herps Alive Foundation  South Euclid, Ohio

Aquatic Turtle Expansion


Ohio Bird Sanctuary  Mansfield, Ohio

Apollo’s Hideaway Field Classroom Supplies


Ohio Alleycat Resource and Spay/Neuter Clinic Cincinnati, Ohio

Barn Cat Program