Want to help us out without spending an extra dime? Here are the companies and services that donate to Forte every time you use them!
Ralphs & Food4Less
Do you shop at Ralphs or Food4Less? A donation is made to Forte Animal Rescue for every purchase you make, at no cost to you! Sign up at ralphs.com with your club card number and enter Forte’s ID number TF251 in the Community Rewards section under Account Settings. Note enrollment must be renewed every September.
For Food4Less sign up at food4less.com with your club card number and enter Forte’s ID number PC088 in the Community Rewards section under Account Settings. Note enrollment must be renewed every September.
iGive is the original online shopping mall where a portion of each purchase benefits the shopper’s favorite cause. Every time you shop at any of the 1,500+ stores in the iGive network, a portion of your purchase benefits Forte Animal Rescue at no cost to you! To get started, just create your free iGive account, then just click on iGive’s flower icon to start shopping. It works the same as your regular online shopping, but you’ll be making a difference for animals in need.
Walk for a Dog
Install the free WalkForADog app on your smartphone, select Forte Animal Rescue as your charity of choice and start walking! For every mile you walk, Forte receives a donation. You can even use it while biking! That’s it, that’s all you have to do—just walk or run with or without a dog! The app might choose another rescue whose address is closest to yours, so please make sure to change it to Forte Animal Rescue from the “SetUp” icon at the bottom right on your app. And remember to start the app when you walk your dog (that’s the hardest part!). Available for Apple & Android.
If you have ever adopted a pet, Hale Pet Door will give you a 10 percent discount on your purchase. In addition, when you mention Forte Animal Rescue, they will match this amount with a donation for us. It’s all part of Hale’s Rescue Rewards program to encourage shelter adoptions. For information, pricing and ordering please visit us at http://www.halepetdoor.com or call (800) 646-4773.
CARS (Charitable Adult Rides and Services) – Donate your car, boat, motorcycle or RV to support Forte Animal Rescue. You can also donate trucks, vans, SUVs, trailers, gadgets, snowmobiles, jet skis, motorcycles, motorhomes, and heavy equipment such as tractors.
BringFido connects millions of pet owners around the globe with more than 250,000 pet friendly places. Seamlessly compare and book thousands of pet friendly hotels and vacation rentals, all with no booking fees! Planning an epic dog-friendly road trip is a breeze using BringFido’s list of pup-approved restaurants, dog parks, hiking trails and shopping destinations.
VEBO is an experience-based wedding registry where engaged couples skip on the traditional gifts, and instead register for memorable experiences. VEBO partners with great experience providers in Colorado, Washington and Oregon. VEBO also offers experiences throughout Latin America. VEBO offers over 400 great experiences that engaged couples can add to their registry. When you select Forte as your charity we receive 5% of all sales from your registry!
Forte Animal Rescue partnered with eCycle Group to raise funds through its environmentally conscious Recycling Fundraiser Program. Collect empty inkjet cartridges and laser cartridges from home, extended family, friends and your community, and drop them off at our adoption event.
Arm the Animals
Want to be the most fashionable supporter around? Now is your chance! Founded in 2010, Arm the Animals is an edgy clothing brand with a goal to support rescues and animals. By joining with rescues across the US, they can ensure that these organizations get more funding and can save more lives. So follow the link below to help support both ATA and Forte, with 20% of all profit going to support us! They have great clothing, and are constantly producing new ideas. Check them out online!
Donate Your Card enables you to exchange your retail gift cards for a donation to Forte. CharityChoice uses CardCash, a leading reseller of gift cards, to get the best return for the donations and maximum benefit. Donations are 100% tax deductible for the full face value of the card or its actual residual balance. Donate your unused gift cards today.
Does your dog need a vacation? Ruff Guide to the United States features 365 of the best places to stay and play with your dog in all 50 states. Whether your pooch prefers to ‘ruff it’ on a hiking adventure or sit in the lap of luxury at a five-star resort, the assortment of trips in this book is sure to have him (and you) begging for a vacation! When you enter code “FORTE” at checkout, you’ll get free shipping, and we’ll get a $10.00 donation for each book sold!
The Coffee Connection, on the premises of the Westside Vineyard, stands unique on the L.A. Westside by serving only the best certified organic, fair trade, shade grown and carbon free coffee, espresso, tea and specialty drinks. They do so in a coffee house rich in Old World charm complemented by modern facilities ideal for connecting with others, engaging in creative expression or enjoying time alone. Enjoy some coffee and pastry or anything else from their menu on any Saturday, present our coupon and Forte will receive 20% of the sales.
Delicious Yogini’s Two Chocolates Cookies are baked with organic chocolates that are Free Trade and Rainforest Alliance Certified, and all ingredients are non-GMO.
Baking with exceptional ingredients is something Delicious Yogini will never compromise. They donated cookies for a Forte bake sale.
Their gift boxes are gorgeous and they ship nationwide. http://deliciousyogini.com
Longtime Forte board member, Andy Pearlman, is a professional photographer on the west side, who shoots amazing photos of dogs, with and without their humans (and humans with or without their dogs!). Check out his website, and know that 10% of all booking fees are donated to Forte Animal Rescue (you must mention Forte).
Local artist Jutta Fischenich aka Springermom turns your favorite pet photo into an oil painting on canvas, with 20% of the proceeds going to Forte Animal Rescue. Jutta has been an animal activist all her life and a volunteer and foster mom for a number of rescues. To view her artwork on Facebook, go to her “Bijoux de Bijou” page. Her favorite subjects are animals, and she always concentrates on capturing the expressions in their eyes, because they reveal their soul. Please direct any inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Key of Souls
“Legend Unborn. The Key of Souls – Book 1” is the first book in a series of four by author David.G Welsh. It’s a fantasy aimed at young adult readers, with 20% of the sales going to Forte Animal Rescue. You can buy the ebook directly from Amazon for the Kindle, or from Barnes & Noble for the Nook. Or if you prefer to print your own copy, you can get the PDF version from Smashwords
Choose Forte Animal Rescue as your choice of cause, and 20% of the sales of the award-winning children’s book JJ The American Street Dog and How He Came to Live in Our House, aimed at 5 to 9 year olds, are donated to Forte Animal Rescue.
Marian Silverman is a Licensed Family Therapist, Educational Psychologist and an Author whose life’s work has been in the field of Education, Counseling and School Psychology. After retirement, she adopted the puppy she had longed for all her life. Marian and Holly, a registered therapy dog were the first human-canine team at the Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital of UCLA’s Medical Center. As a consultant to the People-Animal Connection Program(PAC), Marian trained volunteers using Animal-Assisted Therapy techniques appropriate for a psychiatric population. Holly was the “demo” dog for PAC until her death in 2002. Marian kindly offers bereavement counseling for Forte adopters and anyone who suffers pet loss for a donation to Forte.