Encore Enrichment Center for Shelter Dogs is a 501c(3) public charity that receives no government or business funding.  We welcome help from individuals and the community we work with. 

There are a number of ways you can help. Please choose from one (or all) of our options. 

Make a donation to Encore Enrichment


Please help us help dogs find their forever homes.

If you would like to help, please take a moment and click the Donate button. Donations help us pay bills and buy toys, treats and equipment and supplies.

Your donation to Encore Enrichment Center for Shelter Dogs will be used to directly support the dogs brought to our facility for socialization, basic obedience, de-stressing and other enrichment activities! Donations will go toward equipment, supplies, and basic utilities. All donations are tax deductible. EEC is a 501c(3) non-profit organization that is exempt from federal income tax.

If you prefer to donate by mail, send your check or money order to:

Encore Enrichment Center
301 EA Darden Drive
Anniston, AL 36201

Please support our donors – Click here to see a current list of businesses that help Encore Enrichment Center for Shelter Dogs.


Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer at Encore Enrichment Center for Shelter Dogs!

We need dedicated volunteers to help improve the chances for these dogs to get and stay adopted. Volunteers will receive a training orientation session before they begin work at the Center. 

You can complete the application online.  

Volunteers petting Suzi Q

Wish List


Are needs change from week to week, but treats and toys are always welcome as well as cleaning supplies.

Cleaning supplies: Bleach, Dawn detergent, laundry detergent, vinegar, paper towels, Fabuloso cleaner

Dog toys: sturdy dog toys like Kong or Nylabone, tennis balls, rope tug toys

Dog treats: small training treats like Lean Treats Nutritional Rewards for Dogs or Zuke’s Mini Naturals Health Moist Miniature Dog Treats, also creamy peanut butter and squeeze cheese in a can

We also take aluminum cans for recycling.

Any surplus materials that are unused will be donated to the shelters we work with.