Carolina Wildlife Sanctuary is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by current federal law and IRS rulings.

You can also donate funds by linking the link below:

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Venmo: @NCWildlife

Cash App: @NCWildlife

Look how far your gift will go to support the care of native songbirds and prepare them for release back to the wild!

  • $25 purchases a bottle of antibiotics for a cat-caught songbird.
  • $50 buys crickets and meal-worms to feed a baby bird for 2 weeks.
  • $75 supports the care an injured adult songbird.
  • $125 supports the care of an orphaned baby bird from nestling stage to release.
  • $250 provides surgery or treatment by a veterinarian.

We rely entirely on the support of an all volunteer staff and private donations.  Be confident that whatever amount you give, your generous gift will go directly to the care of our patients.

If you prefer to make a donation by mail, please send a check made payable to:

Carolina Wildlife Sanctuary

4405 cold springs road s

Concord NC 28025

Donations of supplies are always appreciated!
Below is a list of needed supplies for the ongoing care of our patients.  Donated items can be brought directly to CWS.

Items & Supplies Needed:

Towels (big and small)
Laundry detergent
Antibacterial Soap
Bird Seed
wet wipes
Food dishes
Trash Bags
Paper towels
Mealworms and crickets (we buy from
Frozen wild blueberries
Frozen blackberries
Kleenex, or toilet paper
Walnut pieces
Pine Nuts
Peanut Butter, all natural, creamy, no salt or sugar added
Gift certificate to Tractor Supply (this is where we buy seed and other supplies for the hospital), Lowes Hardware, or Home Depot (for materials to repair and build aviaries).

During the summer, many of the fruit-eating birds in our care would love any extra fruit from your gardens that you would like to share.  Native and wild berries are an especially welcome treat!  Sparrows and finches appreciate native grasses and sunflowers.

Are you crafty?   If you’re a knitter and have some extra yarn to use up, here are some nest we use.

You can also check out our Amazon Wish List