Our Supporters

Animal Ark would not exist and continue to expand if it were not for the support of individuals and corporations, both large and small. We are grateful for their support and honored that they choose to donate to us.


  • Clorox Foundation
  • Community Foundation of Western Nevada
  • Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
  • Dale and Edna Walsh (DEW) Foundation
  • E.L.Cord Foundation
  • E.L.Wiegand Foundation
  • Frank M. and Gertrude R. Doyle Foundation
  • Helen Close Charitable Foundation
  • John Ben Snow Memorial Trust
  • Mathewson Charitable Lead Trust Three
  • Monroe-Schuler Foundation
  • Nell J. Redfield Foundation
  • Robert S. and Dorothy J. Keyser Foundation
  • Robert Z. Hawkins Foundation
  • Thelma and Thomas Hart Foundation
  • Wawona Foundation
  • William H. & Mattie Wattis Harris Foundation


  • Camelot Party Rentals
  • Eldorado
  • Ferrellgas
  • International Game Technology (IGT)
  • Otis Bay Ecological Consultants
  • Perfect Pear
  • Reno Lumber
  • NVEnergy Power Company
  • Tholl Fence
  • Western Nevada Supply Company
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Thousands of individuals support Animal Ark and we thank each and every one of you.

2013 Water Project Supporters:

In 2013, Animal Ark undertook one of our most ambitious projects.  We drilled a new well and installed a state-of-the-art water system to insure the future of the organization.  We would like to thank these donors who made this project possible:

  • Jay Grauer, in memory of Janice Short
  • Babara Clarke Family Fund – Community Foundation of Western Nevada
  • E. L. Cord Foundation
  • Robert S. & Dorothy Keyser Foundation
  • Roxie & Azad Joseph Foundation
  • DEW Foundation
  • Bill Pearce Courtesy Honda
  • In memory of Dona Miner
  • Peter Kiewit
  • Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
  • Muckel Anderson, CPA’s
  • Kappes, Cassidy & Associates
  • Joanne Millard
  • Amy Tirre
  • Susan Van Plew
  • Marla Hummel
  • Kerry Eaton
  • Diana Hiibel

2016 Paws & Claws:

We would also like to thank these donors for supporting Animal Ark’s Paws & Claws event in 2016:

  • Hyatt Regency, Lake Tahoe
  • Reno Air Racing Association
  • Reno Aces Baseball Team
  • Nothing to It! Restaurant/Cooking School
  • Williams Fur and Leather
  • Sacramento Zoo
  • Reno Tahoe Open
  • The Bug Guy Pest Control Inc.
  • Thunderbird Lodge, Lake Tahoe
  • West Shore Cafe and Inn, Lake Tahoe
  • Mt.Rose Ski Area
  • Sierra Feed
  • Shoe
  • The Freckled Frog
  • Anita Cadman
  • National Automobile Museum
  • Dr. Reid Brecke
  • Paul and Terrie Moyer
  • Aaron Brothers
  • Baldini’s Casino
  • Atlantis Casino Resort
  • Silver and Blue Outfitters
  • Ferrari-Carano Winery
  • Eldorado Hotel Casino
  • I Me Mine
  • Beauty Zone
  • Sheila Coman at Mural Salon
  • Janet Dewitt at The Office of Dr. Bonaldi
  • Moana Nursery
  • Art Source Gallery
  • Colleen Caubin
  • Sorensen’s Resort
  • Safari West
  • Patagonia
  • Total Wine & More