Mail or in Person

To donate by mail, please send check donations payable to ‘Friends of Front Street’  to the following mailing address: P.O. Box 22214 Sacramento, CA 95822 To donate in person, please bring cash, check or credit card donations to the Shelter’s main counter during business hours.

Wills and Bequests

Remembering the Front Street Shelter in your estate plans enables us to continue our lifesaving work. Planned gifts like bequests, charitable gift annuities, gifts of retirement plan assets or donations of stock or real estate help ensure the future for the orphaned, abused and neglected animals in our community.

Donate your Vehicle

Donating your car, truck, van, SUV, boat, motorcycle, ATV, RV, trailer or airplane has never been easier!

Corporate Philanthropy

Your business can partner with Friends of Front Street in many different ways to help animals in need, encourage employee involvement, and gain exposure/recognition.

Company Matching

Donating through your employer’s workplace giving campaign is a simple way to help homeless pets. Many companies will even match your donation, doubling or tripling the impact of your gift!


The Front Street Shelter always needs items to make our dogs, cats and bunnies more comfortable!

AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support Friends of Front Street Shelter every time you shop Amazon on-line or on your mobile device, at no cost to you. Through this program AmazonSmile will donate a portion of your eligible purchases to Friends of Front Street Shelter. Look for “Eligible for Amazon Smile donation” on the product detail pages. Only purchases made at, or with AmazonSmile turned ON in the Amazon Shopping app will generate AmazonSmile donations.”

Nextdoor’s Sell for Good program has partnered with PayPal’s Giving Fund to allow you to sell and buy goods and donate sales proceeds to a local charity of your choice via PayPal. Friends of Front Street Shelter is enrolled in this program. Please consider supporting us through this program if you sell goods through this platform!