How You Can Help

Please support the sanctuary by making a donation. All donations are tax deductible.

13-percent-salt-ching-farm-animal-sanctuary-austen-diamond-photography-7You Can Make THE Difference

Thanks to the amazing generosity of our supporters, hundreds of mistreated and malnourished animals have a brighter future to look forward to.

Thunder Creek Farm is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. It is run entirely by donations from the public and does not receive any county, state, or federal funding. Donations go directly to help feed and care for the animals, and are fully tax-deductible as allowed by law.

Support Our Wishlist

Supply Items On Our Wish List: You may have items lying around your house or garage that you no longer need but that are invaluable to our animals.  Or maybe you have points that you can use to help purchase items for the farm.  Click here to check out our current Wish List.


Volunteer At Our Farm: If you’re 18 years old or older, or 15 years or older with parent’s approval, you can participate in hands-on support in many fun – yet essential – areas at our farm, including: feeding, grooming, healthcare, training, rescue, maintenance, and socialization. Click here to find out more about becoming a volunteer at Thunder Creek Farm.

Fund a Specific Project

Fund a Specific Project:Your Donations Makes Special Projects Possible!!  By funding a specific project, you get to see your donation dollars hard at work! In-kind donations of skilled labor and materials are also helpful.

Donate Your Used Vehicles & Trailers

Donate Your Used Vehicles, Farm Equipment, and Trailers: If you have a used trailer, ATV, truck, SUV, boat, tractor or plane you can donate it to Thunder Creek Farm Rescue and receive a tax-deduction for its value.

Sponsor Your Favorite Farm Animal

Sponsor Your Favorite Animal: For only a few dollars, you can sponsor your favorite CJ Acres Animal Rescue Farm resident for an entire year. To connect with a special new friend, click here.

Planned Support & Bequests

We are deeply grateful to those friends who, through their will or living trust, make a gift to support the animal rescue and protection work of future generations.  There are a variety of ways to make a lasting contribution toward a more humane world and ensure animals are protected for generations to come. Click here to learn more about the various ways you can make a financial commitment from your will, living trust, or other estate plans to protect animals in need.

Donate Materials & Goods

Donate Materials & Goods: Our in-need residents not only benefit from your cash donations and volunteering efforts, but also are helped by your item donations. Currently, the following items are on our wish list and any donation is tax-deductible:

• Cat Carriers & Dog Crates (Medium & Large)
• Cat Dry & Canned Food
• Cat Treats & Litter
• Chicken Layer & Cracked Corn
• Hay Bales – Coastal or Perennial Peanut
• White Bread & Saltine Crackers
• Pine-Sol & Ammonia
• Paper Towels & Wet Wipes
• Bleach & Dish-washing Liquid
• Folding Chairs & Tables
• Picnic Tables & Benches
• Lawn Mowers
• Gas-Powered Weed Whackers
• Wheelbarrows
• Stock Trailer
• Stall Shavings
• Home Improvement & Gasoline Gift Cards

Donations are tax-deductible and can be dropped off at our farm by first scheduling an appointment by email at We can also send a truck to your home or business to pick up large or high-valued items. To make a pick up appointment, or to find out more information about donating items not on our list that you feel may still benefit our organization, please email us at