Shop to Support: Help us UnLEASH joy this holiday season

‘Tis the season…for SHOPPING! While you are making your lists and checking them twice, shop to support Young-Williams Animal Center and help us unLEASH joy throughout the shelter and its programs.

At Young-Williams Animal Center, our mission is to lead the community to end pet homelessness, promote animal welfare and enhance the human-animal bond. There are many ways you can support us while you do your holiday shopping. 


Maintaining the animal shelter requires mounds of supplies, many of them household items! For a quick and simple way to donate items, check out our regularly updated Amazon Wish List!

Click here to view our list of what we need to keep the animals at Young-Williams Animal Center cared for and everything running smoothly.   


AmazonSmile is another way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop. At no cost to you, AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. 

Go to Amazon Smile and link your Amazon account to Young-Williams Animal Center. 


Many people entertain during the holiday season, which means several trips to the grocery store. Kroger Community Rewards makes it easy to support your favorite organizations, including Young-Williams Animal Center, by donating to local nonprofits based on the shopping you do every day. All you have to do is link your Kroger Card to Young-Williams. When you shop using your shopper’s card, our shelter receives a portion of those purchases. 

Click here to learn more and connect your card to donate to Young-Williams.   


Young-Williams Animal Center is once again honored and excited to announce that we have been chosen to participate in a special charitable giving campaign, sponsored and funded by Target. That means you have the chance to help direct a portion of Target’s donation to us! First, join the Target Circle. Then, through December 31 of this year, vote for us through the Target Circle program to help determine how Target’s donation will be divvied up.  

Find out more about Target Circle here: 


Want to make a monetary donation to Young-Williams Animal Center? Check out all of the ways you can help vulnerable animal in our community here.