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Please Consider Donating

For any questions related to making a donation to Illini Service Dogs, please send a direct email to

Illini service dogs is 100% funded through donations which means every little bit counts. Whether you can contribute $1 or $10,000, no amount is too small. Your contributions go towards necessities such as dog food, veterinarian care, and training supplies as well as fun things like toys!  See below for details on how far your donations go. If you would like to donate, you may do so by one of the methods below.


1) Use the PayPal or Venmo buttons below to make an instant donation:







2) Make a check payable to Illini Service Dogs and mail to:

Illini Service Dogs

1206 S. Fourth Street 

Huff Hall, Room 2005

Champaign, IL 61820


*All donors who make a contribution of $250 or more through any method above will automatically receive a donor acknowledgement letter via mail or email for their tax records. Please provide your mailing or email address when making your donation. Contributions of less than $250 will receive a letter at the donor's request. 

3) Directly donate items off our Amazon Wishlist!

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The Impact of Your Donations

To help you better understand how much of an impact your donation can have, no matter how much you choose to contribute, below is a list of donation levels and what they go towards:

$1 - Pays for a dog treat!

$5 - Pays for a dog collar, leash, or a toy

$10 - Pays for some training supplies

$30 - Pays for a bag of dog food

$50 - Pays for a month's worth of heartworm and flea/tick prevention for a dog

$100 - Pays for a service dog vest, dog crate, or training supplies

$500 - Pays for a puppy spay or neuter

$1,000 - Pays for a year's worth of preventative veterinarian care or a year's worth of food and treats for a dog

$5,000** - Pays for a year's worth of preventative veterinarian care, a year's worth of food and treats, and training supplies

$10,000** - Sponsor one of our dogs over its entire training period                          (approximately 2 years) 

*If you are interested in sponsoring one of our dogs, please send us a message through our Contact Us page or email us at

**Donors who contribute $5000 or more will be given naming rights for the next dog to enter our program. Names must be approved by the board of directors.

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