Ways to Donate & Help Lakeshore PAWS

All donations received help feed and care for Lakeshore PAWS’ homeless animals. With the help of our generous donors, we are able to continue our mission to find loving homes for abandoned and unwanted pets in Northwest Indiana. There are many ways you can help!

Make a General Donation
Your contribution will benefit the animals entrusted in our care as well as important community programs. Make an easy donation today through PayPal (please note that if you are donating for a specific cause or reason, to include it in the optional note):

Check Donation
Your contribution is appreciated in check from. Please address checks to:
​Lakeshore PAWS
4611 Evans Ave
Valparaiso, IN 46383

Tribute/Memorial Gifts
Make a donation in honor or memory of a beloved person or pet and we’ll send a letter to whomever you wish telling them about your donation (we do not disclose the donation amount).​ You can also make a donation on behalf of a loved one for any occasion. If you are hosting an event, ask your guests invited to a certain event to make a donation in lieu of gifts/flowers! Some occasions/events you may want to consider: weddings, memorial services, birthdays, anniversaries, housewarming parties, retirement, holidays and other milestones.

To receive cards to insert into your invitations or distribute at your event informing guests to make a donation to LakeshorePAWS in lieu of flowers or gifts, please e-mail us or call (219) 476-7297.

​​Estate Planning & Pets
Find out how you can have the satisfaction of knowing that your legacy will continue to help animals long into the future. If you wish to meet with us and discuss this opportunity, please e-mail us or call (219) 476-7297.

​​Workplace Giving
Many employers sponsor annual workplace giving campaigns through which employees can elect to make payroll deductions to selected charities. Encourage your employer to participate in such a campaign and see if LakeshorePAWS is a possible choice. What a convenient way to help the animals!

Would you like to donate items to help our homeless pets? Check out our Wish List.