How to Help
Your monetary donations support:
Donate by cash/check via mail payable to:
USWDA Chapter 1
P.O. Box 356
Pinole, CA 94564.
|DONATE A VEHICLE/BOAT/TRAILER
||DONATE FROM YOUR EBAY LISTINGS
||DONATE ITEMS FROM OUR AMAZON WISH LIST
IMPORTANT NOTICE!! Effective January 1, 2016 we will NOT accept any item donation except through our Amazon Wish List.
We have received many soiled, damaged, expired, dangerous and military-banned donation items and can no longer accept individual donations. See the Donation List of Horrors
Go to the Fundraiser page for information on hosting a fundraising event to benefit US War Dogs Chapter 1.
Go to the Collectibles page to purchase items from our Collectibles Store.
LEAVE A LEGACY
*WILL - Leave a gift of a specific dollar amount or a percentage of the assets in your will to US War Dogs Chapter 1.
*ASSETS - Consider donating assets as a charitable gift such as cash, stocks & bonds, certificates of deposit, real estate, vehicles, art and jewelry. Such gifts may even provide estate tax savings.
*PENSION PLAN/IRA BENEFICIARY - Name US War Dogs Chapter 1 as the beneficiary of your pension plan or IRA.
*LIFE INSURANCE BENEFICIARY - Purchase a new life insurance policy naming US War Dogs Chapter 1 as the beneficiary or name US War Dogs Chapter 1 as the beneficiary of an existing policy.
*MEMORIAL GIFTS - Remember loved ones with memorial gifts to US War Dogs Chapter 1.
*ENCOURAGE OTHERS - Encourage family and friends to leave gifts to USWDA Chapter 1 in their wills.
*Ask your Financial Advisor to discuss charitable giving to US War Dogs Chapter 1 as part of their counsel to clients.
DONATE YOUR TIME
Volunteer Positions Currently Available
1. U.S. POSTAL SERVICE MAILING COORDINATOR
➤ Physical ability to lift and carry at least 20 lbs
➤ Ability to read and write the English language
➤ General math skills and ability to convert weight units (ounces to lbs)
➤ General knowledge of all branches of the military and military abbreviations
➤ Skilled at completing USPS Declaration 2976A Forms.
➤Hours per week: average 20
➤ Applicants needed throughout the State of California.
2. GRANT WRITER & ADMINSTRATOR
➤ Superior writing skills and mastery of the English language
➤ Knowledge of USWDA#1 and our mission
➤ Knowledge of all branches of the military and U.S. Military War Dogs
➤ Ability to research and successfully follow through with applications and ultimate dispositions of Grants
➤ Computer skills a must. Will need a personal computer (not access from Public Library) to have available for use.
➤ Hours per week: at least 10-12 hrs needed for each Grant.
➤ Expectations – a successfuly written grant that comes to fruition.
➤ Position open nationwide.
If you are interested in applying for any of the volunteer positions above, please email Gail Snyder at firstname.lastname@example.org to request a volunteeer application. Please note that all applicants MUST pass a criminal background check prior to being accepted for a volunteer position with US War Dogs Chapter 1.
ADOPT A MILITARY WORKING DOG
If you are interested in adopting a Retired Military Working Dog (MWD), please go to the MWD Adoption page for more information.