CHARMS Funding Application

The Carol Harris Akita Rescue Memorial for Seniors (CHARMS) is an endowment created specifically for senior-aged Akitas – Akitas who are seven (7) years or older - who are rescued by ACAR approved hands-on rescues. The funds may be used toward transport, shelter fees, boarding, medical evaluation and/or treatment for Akitas who are seven (7) years or older. Claims from ACAR approved hands-on rescues shall not exceed $700 per dog with a maximum annual cap of $3,500 per rescue within a calendar year (January through December). To apply for funds, you must be an ACAR approved hands-on rescue and please complete the form and submit documentation and receipts. You will need to submit one form for each dog.