Gift in Honor


You can make gifts in honor of a friend, special occasion or event. Provide us their address in the ‘ship to’ section at checkout and we will mail them an acknowledgement of your gift. If you would like to make a larger gift, you can use the general donation buttons above and write your message in the comments section. Notices of donations are also listed in each issue of our quarterly newsletter.

Morocco (Rocky) the African serval was privately owned





Gifts can also be made in memory of a loved one or pet. To give a gift by check, send us a note and mail to TWS, PO BOX 314, Sandstone, MN 55072. You can also purchase commemorative bricks and benches in honor or memory of someone special.

Ekaterina the tiger from WAO




Sponsor the wildcat of your choice! Select from any of the listed species and your contribution will go directly toward the care and welfare of your sponsored wildcat. We’ll email you updates regularly so you can see for yourself the difference you make! As a sponsor parent, you’ll also receive the personal story of your wild cat along with photos, special greetings and updates throughout the year.

Sierra the white tiger.Download our Sponsorship Form and mail it in with your check OR purchase your sponsorship online by clicking on the type cat you’d like to sponsor below. If there’s a particular cat you’re fond of, you can let us know that in the NOTES section of your shopping cart. Whether doing a sponsorship by mail or by credit card, sponsorship payments can be divided up into monthly installments if you let us know you’d prefer that option.


Titan the Bengal tigerPrint and fill out the monthly donation form here. Set up monthly giving securely at Monthly Guardians are a group of dedicated supporters who make a small monthly gift that provides a big impact on the lives of our residents. And because monthly donations are processed automatically, they help reduce costs, allowing an even greater percentage of your gift to go towards helping the animals. It is one of the most efficient ways to support The Wildcat Sanctuary and the cats you love. Your monthly gift, provides a consistent, reliable stream of income that allows us to care for our residents and help end the captive wildlife crisis.


Diablo_guapo_leavesContact for more information or to make a legendary gift. Become a legend! By making a major contribution to The Wildcat Sanctuary YOU can make a huge impact. TWS makes major improvements for our residents every year, along with the day-to-day care, nutrition and exemplary vet care provided to them. By joining the Legendary Donor Team (annual gift $5,000 and above) YOU will partner with TWS to rescue and care for big cats in their Forever Home and ensure the sustainability of the Sanctuary for many years to come.

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Your gift and privacy are important

logo-exchange_seal.gifDonate via mail/check: The Wildcat Sanctuary, PO Box 314, Sandstone, MN 55072, 320-245-6871 Your donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law. TWS’ tax identification number is 22-3857401. The Wildcat Sanctuary will not pass on or sell your personal information to any third parties. The Wildcat Sanctuary will apply a $20.00 return fee for any transaction returned due to insufficient funds. Read our privacy statement here.

We believe it is important that you know where your donations are going. Therefore, you can view our 990 form and other documents at We are very proud of how much of our budget goes directly to Program Expenses. You can also review our annual reports here.