Homeless Animals Support Network

The Prince William Humane Society is partnering with shelters and rescues in the state of Virginia to further the no-kill Virginia vision and save the states' most vulnerable animals. PWHS offers financial assistance for medical treatments, visibility for adoptable pets and events, food, and supplies for pets living in Virginia.

 Eligible organizations must become a member of the PWHS Homeless Animal Support Network and:

  • have valid 501c3 status or be contract holding shelters or rescues in the state or Virginia

  • have the goal of saving 90% or more of the animals surrendered or transferred in, yearly

  • earn less than $300,000 revenue/yearly


Submit the form below to become a member of the Homeless Animal Support Network today.

The 1st HASN grant cycle opens March 20th!

Announcing Prince William Humane Society’s Homeless Animals Support Network 1st Grant Offering

This grant cycle will open on March 20 and close April 30, 2021. The grant awards will range from $500 - $5000 and their objective is to assist rescues and shelters improve, maintain or create programs that are focused on Preserving the Human/Animal Bond and Keeping Pets in their Home and Out of Shelters. These programs can include innovative ideas and projects such as:

  • Foster programs aimed at keeping homeless pets out of animal shelters, 

  • Identification programs aimed at reuniting pets with owners through technology, microchipping, and other resources.

  • Reuniting pets with their owners in the field before they enter the shelter.  

  • Assisting low-income pet owners with medical treatments, vaccines, behavioral assistance, food and supplies, etc. 

Look at the needs of your community, be innovative and create a new project or improve on your existing program and tell us what you need to make it succeed. 


The requirements for applying for a grant are as follows:

  1. Your organization must be a Homeless Animals Support Network affiliate partner for at least 30 days prior to the beginning of the grant cycle, (March 20, 2021).

  2. Your requested documentation must be received prior to the grant cycle opening, March 20, 2021, including; 

    • IRS Letter of Determination,

    • Physical address, 

    • .jpg or.png of your logo, 

    • Your most recent financial statements/Form 990, 

    • 2020 VDACS statistics 

    • A brief statement of your organization’s mission, background, and organizational structure

  3. Once reviewed and approved you will get an email notification and a unique identification number to be used with all applications. This number will be required for the application process.

  4. The grant application will be provided through a link in an email and must be completed and submitted by Friday, April 30, 2021, 5:00 P.M. eastern standard time.

  5. Applications will be reviewed and awarded by May 28, 2021. All recipients of grant funds will be notified by email no later than May 31, 2021.

  6. A follow-up report on the use of the funds and their impact on your community at the end of 6 months.

  7. All grants awarded require the receiving organization to recognize Prince William Humane Society in some public format.

  8. Follow-up reports must include at least one photo, up to 4 photos total reflecting the benefits of your program.

Register to become a member of the Homeless Animals Support Network
Type of Organization

P.A.W.S. Fund Request Form

In order to receive medical support for an animal in your shelter or rescue, download and submit the Poor Animals Welfare and Surgical (P.A.W.S.) Fund request for Intake Form. You must be a member of the Homeless Animal Support Network to receive funding assistance.

Download & complete this form to receive medical support for an animal in need at your rescue or shelter. Most requests are processed within 24 hours.

Submit completed form(s) to info@pwhumane.org