The Wildlife Center receives about two-thirds of our funding from individual donors. We also appreciate in-kind donations. The Wildlife Center of Silicon Valley is a 501(c)3 non-profit, public-benefit corporation, and donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

To learn about the cost of animal care, click here.

Ways you can Donate

Paypal is a secure way to donate directly to the Center with any major credit card online. Leave us special instructions or click the “recurring donation checkbox to automatically donate each month.
     donatenowlogo1 Network for good is a donation-only online payment system built for nonprofits. Like Paypal, you can donate safely online with any major credit card and even leave us note.
Prefer to donate items rather than money? You can find plenty of things we need for the animals and daily operation at the Center on our Amazon Wishlist. Simply click the link, browse through the items you’d like to purchase for the Center and they will be delivered directly to us! Make sure to leave your name and email in the notes section if you would like a tax receipt.
3027 Penitencia Creek Road
San Jose, CA 95132
Send a check, cash or item to our mailing address.


  • Learn how to prepare acorns and walnuts that you find outside during Fall so that they can be  fed to wildlife in rehabilitation.
  • Many companies generously match their employee’s donation. Check out a partial list of companies that provide a corporate match!
  • Planned Giving
  • Vehicle Donation Program
  • Our Wish List: Take a quick look at our wish list. The center is in constant need of everyday supplies, and items that you may have around the house that you could donate to us.
  • Help us prepare for the Spring/Summer busy season by donating these much needed supplies!