Ways to Give

Since 1976, NEADS® has been changing lives with our World Class Service Dogs. We thrive on the hard work and generosity of a vast network of dedicated donors and volunteers and are lucky to have supporters who are as passionate about our mission as we are. Here are a few ways you can help support our mission and make a huge difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities.

Donate Now

Your support helps NEADS breed, raise, and train World Class Service Dogs and provide life-changing independence, companionship, and connection for people who are deaf or who have a physical disability.

Donate Monthly

Join our Sustainers Circle with a monthly donation. Your monthly support will help NEADS continue to breed, raise, train, and match the very best Service Dogs possible.

Name a Puppy

Name one of the newly arrived puppies and be kept up to date on their progress while they are in our program.

More Ways to Give

Include NEADS in your estate plans through a will, trust, retirement plan, life insurance policy, or life income gift to join the Kendrick Legacy Circle, named for the first NEADS Service Dog who paved the way for all others ... and whose legacy continues to lead the way.

Foundations for the Future: Veterinary Clinic & Early Learning Center

NEADS is pleased to announce the next phase of the Foundations for the Future initiative – a brand new veterinary clinic and surgical suite. This facility will also provide new quarters for the Laura J. Niles Early Learning Center (ELC).


Make a donation to NEADS and help a client reach their fundraising goal.




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Since 1976, NEADS has trained over 2,000 Service Dog teams. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Your tax-deductible support and philanthropic investment enables us to fulfill our mission of changing lives of people with disabilities. With your help, we look forward to the continued training and placement of these World Class Service Dogs. Tax ID # 23-7281887.

By making a charitable gift to NEADS, a 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organization, the donor understands that charitable donations are not refundable.

The ongoing financial health of NEADS relies on accounting for and accepting irrevocable, non-refundable donations from the public. Therefore, NEADS considers all donations to be nonrefundable. Additionally, for a donation to be considered tax deductible for the donor, the Internal Revenue states that a donation is irrevocable.