How You Can Help CPAA

There are many ways that you give of yourself to help the homeless and unwanted animals that are the focus of CPAA. There are also several ways you can help, just in your regular daily routine.

Donations | Subscriptions

Rescue work is definitely a labor of love; however, our member groups cannot continue helping all of the animals in their care on love alone.

Please consider giving a donation of supplies, time, business services, or a monetary gift.

Donation to one of our many programs.


CPAA's General Fund


CPAA's HOPE (Hounds of Prison Education) Program


CPAA's DeSex in the City Program


CPAA's Annual WoofStock Event


CPAA Emergency Medical Fund


CPAA - $10 per month donation for 1 year

CPAA - $15 per month donation for 1 year


CPAA - $25 per month donation for 1 year


CPAA - $50 per month donation for 1 year


CPAA - $100 per month donation for 1 year


Prison Care Packages

Help the HOPE Dogs with a Prison Care Package!

From $10 to $200, each level buys something the dogs enrolled in the HOPE program need - toys, flea & tick preventatives, leashes, bowls, harnesses, food, or training.

Pick your level and send some love to a HOPE dog using the donation buttons below.


Playtime: $10

Playtime Deluxe: $20

Healthy & Happy: $30

Bare Necessities: $40

Yummy: $50

Preparing for Life on the Outside: $100

Preparing for Life on the Outside Deluxe: $200


Shopping and Gift Cards

GIANT Food Store and Isaac's Deli gift cards can be purchased all year long to benefit CPAA!!  When purchased through CPAA, we receive a percentage of the sales.  GIANT cards can be used for groceries or gas.  If you already shop at Giant or eat at Isaac's, purchasing the cards doesn't cost you any additional money and you're helping the animals by buying the gift cards through CPAA.  To purchase GIANT and ISAAC'S gift cards, please contact Tracy Fleager: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Texas Roadhouse Gift Card Fundraiser to Benefit CPAA
Place your order for a Texas Roadhouse Gift Card in denominations of $15, $25, or $50. CPAA receives 10% of the sales. The cards never expire and they can be used at ANY Texas Roadhouse location.  They feature our very own Miss Precious!  Please contact Tracy Fleager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to place your order!

Calling all pet parents! 
It's time to purchase all your pet supplies at!  They have great prices and their distribution warehouse is located right in Mechanicsburg, employing local Pennsylvanians!  AND, Chewy will donate $20 to CPAA for each first time customer who makes a purchase using this link:

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Central Pennsylvania Animal Alliance

Download a Smartphone App!

Turn Your Dog-Walking into a Walk-a-thon! Click the link below when viewing our site on your smartphone and download an app that allows you to choose CPAA to receive a donation every time you walk your dog!


Volunteer with CPAA

"The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated." ~ Ghandi

Are you interested in volunteering? CPAA and its member rescue groups are always in need volunteers, as well as foster and forever homes.

Please consider volunteering — there are so many ways you can volunteer, that everyone can find their place as a CPAA volunteer! As a volunteer, you can make a difference in the lives of homeless and unwanted animals. No commitment of time is too small.

We are looking for responsible, committed volunteers who are willing to help plan, organize, and participate in events and fundraisers ... volunteers to share their ideas and talents ... volunteers who truly love and care about the well-being of animals in need.

If you would like to be a part of the CPAA volunteer team, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to indicate your interest and let us know which areas you're most interested in helping with.

Volunteer Opportunities

Read more: Volunteer with CPAA

Search & Shop to Benefit CPAA

Use the search bar in the box below to search for anything online - each search donates one penny to CPAA - and those pennies add up! 

Donate Empty Ink Jet Cartridges

Please donate your empty ink jet cartridges to help CPAA.  Please bring them to any of CPAA's monthly meetings or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to make arrangements to drop off at our office in Mechanicsburg.  Thanks!!

Patronize Businesses that Support CPAA

Many of our projects and events are made possible by the generous donations of the business community. Please show them that their support is greatly appreciated by choosing to do your shopping with them. Remember to tell them that you saw their sponsorship of an event and that it made a difference to you!

Click here for more information on businesses that support CPAA.

Support Animal-Friendly Legislation

More legislation is needed at all levels of government to see that animals are treated n a humane manner. Please speak up for the animals and let your elected officials know that this is an issue that is important to you.

CPAA Apparel Online

Official CPAA Woofstock and HOPE program apparel now available for purchase online!

Click here to visit the online store. 

CPAA Shoe Drive

We're excited about our latest fundraiser because you don't have to buy ANYTHING!  We're collecting gently worn and new shoes to raise money for CPAA.  Not only do you help us, but the shoes also go to micro-entrepreneurs in developing nations like Haiti, creating jobs by re-purposing and re-selling the shoes.   It's a double donation!