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Pen Pals

What does it mean to be a Pen Pal?

GAWS receives thousands of animals into care each year and has over 200 animal pens onsite.  Your annual sponsorship supports the animals in your pen by helping cover the costs of veterinary treatment, rehabilitation and all of the care they need during their stay. 

GAWS is a registered charity- all donations are tax-deductible.

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Annual Pen Pal sponsorship is as little as $50 per month and includes:
  • A3 sign with your logo or personalised photo/message acknowledging your support on a chosen animal pen
  • Logo/individual acknowledgement as a Pen Pal sponsor on the GAWS website
  • Named recognition in our Annual Report
  • Tax-deductible receipt

How do I become a Pen Pal?

You can sign up for Pen Pal sponsorship online, you will then be sent a link to your registration form to fill out your sponsorship information.

We will be in touch shortly after to confirm your sponsorship and arrange your sponsor benefits.

The minimum annual payment is $600 or sign up to make monthly ongoing payments at a minimum of $50 per month. Click on your choice of sponsorship below to begin. 

You can also choose to contact us to arrange another means of payment.

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Our Pen Pals

GAWS has over 200 animal pens that need support. Pen Pal support contributes to the costs of supporting animals in your chosen pen.

Corporate Pen Pal Sponsors

Individual Pen Pal Sponsors
  • Alice & Poppy
  • Alsop Family
  • Banks Kleehammer
  • Barbara & Holly
  • Charley
  • Clare Harvey
  • Colin White
  • Essie Stanford
  • Garreen Developments Pty Ltd
  • Geelong Juke Box Rockers
  • Gisela Possart 
  • Helen & Filbert
  • In memory of Ash, Jane & Lila
  • In memory of Bruce Darling
  • In memory of Emily & Kate
  • In memory of Jack Bird
  • In memory of Rusty & Jack
  • In memory of Shirley Joan Murphy
  • Jane Meier
  • Lauren Solomonson & Tyler Krumholz
  • Maria & Cody
  • McOuat Family
  • Peter & Wendy Mackenzie
  • Riaan, Nisa & Sushi 
  • Shakeena Hill
  • Solveig & Samantha
  • Sue & Gus
  • The Lewna Benevolent Society