Basenji Rescue and Transport, Inc. (BRAT) is an all-volunteer, non-profit group incorporated in Texas, doing business primarily via the Internet throughout the United States and Canada. Our sole purpose is to care for and place Basenjis in need in forever homes. We survive solely on donations from you.

We are determined by the Internal Revenue Service to be tax exempt pursuant to IRS Code Section 501(c)(3) (Federal Identification No. 75-2804588.) Consult your accountant for further information regarding the tax deductibility of donations to BRAT. View BRAT’s 990 tax forms, IRS determination letter, and Report of Independent CPAs (period ended September 30, 2013).

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The Best Way To Support Us

You can donate to BRAT using a credit card, PayPal, check, or money order with our donation form or send checks, payable to BRAT and mail to: BRAT, c/o Oren Will, 9248 W Purdue Ave, Peoria, AZ 85345-4305. Donations are tax-deductible.

A donation is a great way to honor the Basenji lover in your life. It's a great gift for the person who already has everything. Special occasion and memorial giving is also a thoughtful way to acknowledge an anniversary, graduation, or birthday. Include the honoree's name and address and we'll let them know of your tribute.

Other Ways To Support BRAT

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What if you could donate a penny to BRAT every time you searched the Internet. Well, now you can! GoodSearch is a search engine that donates half its revenue, about a penny per search, to the charities its users designate. You use it just as you would any search engine, and it's powered by Yahoo!, so you get great results. Just go to GoodSearch and be sure to enter "Basenji Rescue and Transport" as the charity you want to support. And, be sure to spread the word. It's a free and easy way to help BRAT. Remember to set your default search engine to GoodSearch and to list BRAT as the group you want your searches to benefit. For every search you do, BRAT gets a penny donated to them, it costs you nothing. If you have any questions about GoodSearch contact us.

You can donate to BRAT using a credit card or PayPal account through Network for Good. The best part is you can set up recurring monthly, quarterly, or annual donations. This trusted and secure site keeps a record of your donation history, which makes life easier for you at tax time or when you want to give again. Network for Good just makes it super easy to give to our Basenjis in need, whether you give once or set up recurring donations. You will need to create a login account and the minimum donation is $10. Network for Good does not process checks. This site has a robust knowledge base of questions and answers, just click on the site's help link. If you have any questions about Network for Good contact us.

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If you need help, information, or have questions about BRAT, call our toll-free number at 877-488-7328. Or read our FAQ about making donations. And why not remember BRAT in your will or trust. If you would like to know how easy it is do this write to us.

Reviewed 08/19/16 JK