Donations made to the Costa Rica Animal Rescue Center make it possible for us to continue our mission of rescue, rehabilitation and when possible release. The kindness from our friends around the world as well as here in Costa Rica has truly made a difference in the lives of so many animals. Below is a list of recent donations that we were done online or we were able to upload manually to the system. However, there have been countless donors over the past 10 years who are not listed but their kindness and generosity has always been appreciated. If you are a past donor and are not listed we apologize and hope you will contact us direct at so we can recognize and acknowledge your generous donation with the others who are listed below.

April 23rd, 2019

Anonymous Donors

two groups of day tour visitors donated a total of $140 yesterday. TY so much! the money will be well-used at the Feria tomorrow for the weekly fruits and vegetables!

April 12th, 2019

Sarah Jordan
Enrichment & KItchen Supplies

Sarah, a returning volunteer, donated both animal enrichment supplies and kitchen supplies. Sarah thank you so much! You made the animals and Chef Oggy very happy!

March 31st, 2019

David Frauman

March 26th, 2019

Maya Weissbrod

Thank you Maya! One of our recent volunteers, Maya Weissbrod, donated $200 to buy necessary fencing for the deer enclosures. Thanks so much for your generosity and we will miss you!

March 15th, 2019

Natalie Richardson

March 12th, 2019

Linda Marsegia

Rick & Terry Tourigny
Construction Tools/Supplies

Rick and Terry volunteered with us in March. They spent their own money to buy tools and necessary supplies to work on enclosures and the new volunteer relaxation area. Thanks so much for your generosity and kindness. We hope to see both of you back soon!

March 11th, 2019

Stephen Benwell

Graham Cleaver

melanie ford

March 10th, 2019

Renee Sutton

March 3rd, 2019

Audrey Jenkins

February 25th, 2019

Country Day Charlotte School

a BIG thank you to Country Day Charlotte School! 13 students and 2 teachers spent the day volunteering with us yesterday. They were a huge help and left a very generous donation for the animals. 

Charlotte Country Day School is a private, secular school in Charlotte, North Carolina, with classes in grades Kindergarten-12.

Simon and Di
Veterinarian Supplies

Thanks, Simon and Di from the Veterinary Health Care Center! Your supplies donation was much needed and very much appreciated! Pura Vida.


Anonymous Anonymous
Medicine/Hospital Supplies

A local business here in Costa Rica, who wished to remain anonymous, donated medical and lab supplies this past week. You know who you are! We appreciate it. The animals appreciate it. TY!

February 23rd, 2019


February 19th, 2019

Zoe Casson

Zoe came for a day visit on the 19th and enjoyed the tour given by Hayley! She sent a very generous donation off our Amazon Wish List. Thanks Zoe. Come back again soon!

February 9th, 2019

Gustavo Castanaza

Gustavo and a guest came for a day tour on Saturday, February 9th. Thank you so much for the extra donation Gustavo!

January 28th, 2019

Jen, Dianne,Kelly, Sue and Joanne -Women on a Mission
Construction Materials for Coati/Raccoon Enclosure

Thanks so much to these girls from Canada. They work with -Women on a Mission- and they raised and donated money to buy construction materials for the new coati/raccoon enclosure. They have been working direct with our staff the past few days and have made great progress. Thanks girls!

January 23rd, 2019

Volunteer Coordinator Siobhan
Medicine/Hospital Supplies

Our current volunteer coordinator, Siobhan, and her very generous friends made a donation to our animal hospital/vet team. Thank you so much Siobhan, Melissa Ardern, Rachel Hunter, The Veterinary Health Center, Angela & Ian Cunliffe, Sue Chitty, Sarah Barker, Sophie Binstead, Carlos Perez, Andres Perez, Denise Murphy and Joe Nickson. Your kindness will be remembered!

January 18th, 2019

Local Donation Neighbor
Food Donations

Food Donations are appreciated just as much as monetary donations. Local neighbors helping our cause. TY! Pura Vida!

January 16th, 2019

Ian Gordons Grandmother

The grandmother of Ian Gordon, one of our current volunteers, made a donation last week to help us at the Rescue. TY! TY! 

January 12th, 2019

Karen Gosse
Medicine/Hospital Supplies

Thank you so much for your generous donation Karen Gosse. We loved having you and your daughters the past few weeks at the Rescue. We cant wait to see you again in the near future!

January 5th, 2019

Anne Heterbrug
Medicine/Hospital Supplies

Our deepest thanks to Anne Heterbrug. Our recent volunteer donated much-needed medicine and hospital supplies on her visit. Thank you for your kindness Anne!

January 3rd, 2019

Robert Reid

Robert Reid donated to our Paypal Account on January 3rd. Thank you Robert for your kindness!

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