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If you're not already a member of the Animal Legal Defense Fund, please join us today!

Donate now to become a member. As a bonus, if you donate $25 or more, you'll receive a one-year subscription to our newsletter The Animals' Advocate, chock-full of great columns, legal updates, and photos of our animal "clients." And you’ll have the pride of knowing that you are among the more than 100,000 members helping ALDF protect the lives and advance the interests of animals through the legal system every day. From the dogs and cats who share our homes, to the millions of cows, pigs, and chickens suffering on factory farms with no federal laws protecting them, animals in need are counting on us all—join the Animal Legal Defense Fund today!

Gift Frequency and Amount

Remember the Animal Legal Defense fund in your will, using federal tax ID number: 94-2681680.

ALDF advocates for greater legal protection for animals. As such, the majority of mailings sent by ALDF are used for both education and fundraising. If you review our 990, you will see this reflected under joint cost allocation on page 10.

Mail-in donations may be sent to:
Animal Legal Defense Fund, 525 East Cotati Ave., Cotati, CA 94931

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Other Ways to Give

Monthly Giving

The Animal Legal Defense Fund Partners in Protection program makes it easy to help animals throughout the year.

Join Us

If you're not already a member of the Animal Legal Defense Fund, please join us now!

Memorial Gifts

Donate in memory of a dearly departed individual.

Donate to Honor Someone Special

Make a gift in honor of a special person or animal in your life.

Gift Memberships

Give the gift of compassion with an Animal Legal Defense Fund gift membership.

Planned Giving

Leaving a legacy gift to the Animal Legal Defense Fund is a meaningful way to make a lasting impact for animals.

Vehicle Donation

You can turn your used car, truck, RV, or boat into a charitable donation to support the Animal Legal Defense Fund.

Gift of Stock or Securities

A gift of stock is a simple, yet significant, way to support a future in which animals have the legal rights they deserve.


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