Your support of UnChained helps youth learn the values of respect, kindness, and compassion for themselves and others, while they help shelter dogs gain a second chance at life.


Make a donation today!

Or simply mail a check to:

P.O. Box 441
Soquel, California 95073

Federal Tax I.D. #: 27-5502745


There are many ways to support UnChained!


Learn about Unchained’s Financial Health

UnChained believes one of our greatest assets is the trust of our supporters, partners and clients. Toward that end, UnChained is proud to share financial information relevant to how we meet our mission. You can take a look at our financial information here.

Support UnChained when you shop on Amazon. Shop through Amazon Smile and link your account to UnChained. Each quarter, UnChained will receive 0.5% of your transactions.

Shop with Amazon Smile

If you’d like to give a donation in honor of or in memory of a friend or family member - those with two or four legs! - please contact UnChained and we’ll get the necessary information to share an acknowledgment of your donation with your loved one. The acknowledgment includes a photo card showing an UnChained Youth Trainer and program dog.

Give in Honor or in Memory of

Become a Monthly Donor

By making a recurring gift on a bi-monthly, monthly or quarterly basis, you invest in UnChained’s youth and dogs by providing a reliable stream of funds for programs and operations. As a recurring donor, you truly provide the financial foundation that enables UnChained to help a variety of underserved youth and dogs.


Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and match charitable contributions or volunteer hours donated by their employees. If your company offers a matching program, the impact of your gift to UnChained will go even farther. Your first step is to contact your Employer’s Human Resources Department. Please note: your employer may list UnChained as Paws Helping People. It’s dba name is UnChained. Contact Kristen Fletcher with questions.

Ask Your EMployer to Match Your Gift

If you’re willing to donate $5k or more to UnChained, Estate Planning Attorney Debra Malkin will create your Will or Trust at no charge. Visit her online or contact her at 831-462-9100.

Remember UnChained in your will

UnChained is a qualified charity for IRA distributions that are transferred to UnChained by 12/31 of the current year. As the IRS has specific requirements, please contact UnChained to ensure you and UnChained receive the benefit of this generous donation method.

Make an IRA distribution

When you donate your vehicle, boat or plane to UnChained, you will be supporting youth and dogs and making second chances possible. You also can receive a tax deduction when you itemize your return. Contact UnChained for information or to initiate donation. We’ll help with the paperwork and ensure pick-up at no cost to you.

Donate Your vehicle, Boat, or Plane

Thank you to our supporters!

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