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Give!Guide 2022

November 1, 2022 - December 31, 2022


The Give!Guide is Portland’s easiest path to end-of-year giving. Hosted by Willamette Week, this year’s campaign features 232 nonprofits working together toward a goal to fundraise $8 million between Nov. 1 and Dec. 31

And it’s all made possible by you.

Start donating to each of your favorite nonprofits and see the Give!Guide’s most ambitious fundraising goal become a reality for organizations doing good throughout the Portland Metro area. Plus, join in on incentive giveaways, Big Give Days, and community events for the chance to get a little while you give!

We hope you’ll join us as part of the 2022 Give!Guide community:

Help us build partnerships for life 

Animal Aid is excited and grateful to be among the nonprofits participating in this year’s campaign. Our organizational goal is to raise $30,000 by year-end.

In 2021, Animal Aid assisted more than 112 animals and their families in the Portland metro area: We cared for 95 cats and dogs through our rescue and adoption program, provided over $8,000 in financial aid for urgent medical or behavioral care to 17 animals and their guardians through our Animal Aid Cares Fund, and shared more than 5,000 lb. of food and a wide variety of animal care supplies with our 16 It Takes a Pack partners and local guardians.

Beyond the numbers, the biggest impact that we make in our community is our focus on helping animals who have more extensive medical or behavioral conditions and thus fewer rescue options. By devoting the extra time, care, and resources that they need, we aim to save lives that might otherwise be lost, help bring together new families when those animals are adopted, and contribute to a more compassionate community for both the pets and people of Portland.

With gratitude to our Give!Guide Partners!

Newks Hot Sauce

Based in Portland, OR, Newks makes all-natural, vegan, gluten-free hot sauce. Incentive Giveaway: The first 20 donors of $10 or more will receive a bottle of Original Hot Sauce from Newks!

Pigeon Heart Designs

Working to catalyze the feeling of inner beauty in you, Pigeon Heart Designs was created with the belief that the right jewelry acts as a tool to boost your confidence & help you to feel even better in your own skin.

Incentive Giveaway: Individuals who donate a total of $100 or more throughout the Give!Guide campaign* will be entered to win a one-of-a-kind matching BFF charm for you and your pet from Pigeon Heart Designs (*Hint: It can be as easy as donating $10 on each Big Give Day!).

Poison Waters

Warm and welcoming, quick-witted and savvy, Poison Waters is not just a personality, she is an experience you’ll not soon forget!

Community Event: Join Animal Aid and Project Pooch at Lucky Lab on Quimby on Giving Tuesday (November 29) for Drag Queen Bingo with Poison Waters! In addition to the games, come enjoy raffle prizes, a selfie station, great food & drink, and good company as we celebrate this national day of giving!


November 1, 2022
December 31, 2022
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Willamette Week Give!Guide
Animal Aid

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