Donate to Pawmetto Lifeline

Ways to Donate


General Donations

Your general donation helps support our life-saving missions.  To make a general donation please visit, the general donations page.


Show your support for Pawmetto Lifeline by becoming a member or renewing your membership today! Please visit the membership page.

In honor/memory of

Honor or remember the special people and pets in your life by making a donation to companion pets in need.  Please visit the Honorarium Donation page to make your donation.

HEART donation

Your donation helps us and our rescue partners save more homeless pets from our local municipal shelters.  Please visit the HEART donation page to make your donation today.

Spay and Neuter Clinic Donations

Your donation will help us provide spay and neuter services to more pets in our Midlands community.  To make a donation, visit the spay and neuter donation page.

Gifts of stock

Donors may choose to make gifts to Pawmetto Lifeline using long-term appreciated stocks and mutual funds due to the attractive tax advantages associated with such gifts.  For more information on giving, please contact Denise Wilkinson, Pawmetto Lifeline CEO, via telephone at (803)465-9195 or via email at

Planned giving

A bequest to Pawmetto Lifeline will help guarantee life to homeless animals for many years to come. Please consider including the life-saving work of the Pawmetto Lifeline in your will.

Many other options, which may provide you with numerous tax benefits, exist for planned giving. Through a planned gift, you may be able to increase your current income or provide additional retirement income, while reducing or avoiding income, estate and capital gains taxes. It is important to explore your options so that both you and the homeless animals at Pawmetto Lifeline receive the full benefit of a planned gift. Our representatives and partners will be happy to provide you with additional details at your convenience.

If you would like further information regarding planned giving options or you would like to receive a package of information related to planned giving please contact Denise Wilkinson, Pawmetto Lifeline CEO, at 803-465-9195 or

Donation of goods

As you can imagine, running a shelter is an expensive endeavor, and every day supplies are always needed.  For your convenience we are providing a printable version version of our donation wish list. Feel free to distribute this list if you are conducting a supply drive at work or at school or if you would just like to take it to the store with you.

You can bring donations to 1275 Bower Parkway, Columbia SC Tuesday through Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. or Sunday from 12:00 noon -5:00 p.m.

Pawmetto Lifeline will happily provide a goods receipt for all donations received!

The following items are ALWAYS in need:

  • 30 gallon trash bags and tall kitchen trash bags
  • Paper towels and toilet paper
  • Canned dog & cat food any brand
  • Dry dog and cat food any brand
  • Small, medium & large dog collars
  • Antibacterial soap & liquid laundry detergent
  • DAWN dish washing soap and dishwasher detergent
  • Postage Stamps
  • Copy Paper and colored paper
  • Metal collapsible dog crates and plastic cat carriers
  • Dog and cat toys like KONGS or cat nip toys
  • Recycle your plastic grocery bags with us as poop bag donations
  • Save us newspapers so we can give them to puppy fosters
  • Batteries AAA or AA
  • Gift cards to Staples or Wal-Mart
  • Pillowcases