Over 230 homeless and abandoned animals each year find a new home through our small shelter- could you help us? Our charitable services are funded entirely by people like you who care about animals. Your contributions are always very much needed and greatly appreciated! 

Monetary Donations

Monetary donations may be made either by clicking the "Donate Online" button above, in person at the shelter or can be mailed to:

223 Route 37 New Fairfield, CT 06812

P.O. Box 8232, New Fairfield, CT 06812

Supply Donations

We are always in need of food and supplies for our residents! Please check our wish list linked above for items we need to operate

the shelter. We have a donation box right by the door to use anytime.


Another way to help is to use Amazon Smile, choose the shelter and we will receive .05% for every dollar you spend!

Purchase from our Amazon Wishlist and the supplies get shipped straight to us! Click the button below to see our list.

Other Ways to Give

Estate Planning

Providing for a charitable bequest to New Fairfield/Sherman Animal Welfare Society in your will or living trust is an easy way to make a significant contribution that you may not be able to make during life.

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Vehicle Donation

Donate cars, trucks, boats, trailers, motorcycles, RVs, off road vehicles, and more.  It's easy to do and you may be able to take a tax donation. 

Dog Tag Art

The Dog Tag Art Company donates dog tags to NFSAW!  A special tag is provided for our residents and fosters FREE.

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Shoe Donations

We are collecting used shoes that still have some life in them to raise money for our shelter. 


Shop at your favorite stores online and the business will automatically donate a percentage of your sale to the shelter!  Click the button and putting our name as the benefactor.