Funding Guidelines

ACAR will provide funding dependent on funds raised and availability of those funds.

Guidelines for Rescue Funding

  • Rescue must be approved by Akita Club of America Rescue, Inc.
  • Rescue must have a board member who is a member of Akita Club of America.
  • Rescue is required to provide receipts and brief report of how grant funding was spent six months after receiving funding from ACAR.
  • Annually, ACAR will follow up with a brief questionnaire regarding how many Akitas the rescue is helping, the financial need, etc.

Helping ACAR - Rescues are asked to help ACAR in its mission to raise funds through

  • Connecting with ACAR on Facebook and other social media platforms
  • Link to ACAR’s website (
  • Share ACAR’s Facebook posts
  • Keep rescue supporters updated on ACAR activities through the rescue's newsletter, email update or other communication distributed to supporters.
  • Encourage network and supporters to like/share ACAR’s Facebook posts and visit its website