You! Get Off the Couch!

Here are some things you can do to make a difference at no cost to you.

Amazon Smile has ended its charity program. That hurts small rescues like Tails of Joy a lot. Luckily, we have an alternative and like Amazon Smile, it costs you NOTHING.

iGive is even better! Over 2,000 online stores that will donate to Tails of Joy when you shop, at NO EXTRA COST to you!

iGive is a FREE service to causes and members. Since 1997, iGive has grown to 350,000+ members supporting 150,000+ causes and raised over $10 Million! For complete info.

  • iGive members generate donations by shopping online at any of 2,000+ Stores.
  • There are no added costs, obligations, nor any hidden fees.
  • You don’t need to enter any codes, notify the store, or iGive. It’s all automatic!
  • never has access to any of your payment information.
  • For faster shopping, create your own list of favorite stores on your iGive member home page under My Stores.
  • Click on a store link directly from or sites. (You must be logged in to iGive for this to work.)
  • Shop via the iGive App for iPhone, iPad or Android (visit the App Store and search “iGive” – free)

All you have to do is sign up to support Tails of Joy, then start your online shopping every time at Just start at iGive and type in the store/stores and shop. That’s it!

Important: You must start from the iGive referrer link in order for Tails of Joy to get the iGive donation.

$5 New Member Shopping Bonus!

Recruit friends to support Tails Of Joy, when they join today and make their first purchase within 30 days they’ll earn a $5 bonus!

Ralph’s Supermarkets Community Contribution Program

Ralph's Community ContributionsIn California, linking your Ralph’s Rewards Card to Tails of Joy means we get a tiny bit of your grocery total every time you shop. Ralph’s makes the donation. It costs you nothing, and you are saving lives! You and your shopping remain anonymous, we do not see what you bought. Please help us get life- saving free money. Thank you!

Joining is EASY!

To enroll:

If you already have an online Ralph’s account, skip to step 6.
If you don’t already have an online Ralph’s account:

  1. Log in to
  2. Click on Create Account under Sign In
  3. Follow the easy steps to create an online account
  4. You will be instructed to go to your email inbox to confirm your account
  5. confirm your online account by clicking on the link in your email
  6. Go to and click on ‘Sign In’
  7. Enter your email address and password
  8. Go to ‘My Account’
  9. View all your information and edit as necessary

Link your card to our organization by clicking on:

  1.  Community Rewards – Enroll
  2.  Type in our NPO number, VS869 (note, if you are a past supporter, yes, you will notice our ID number has been changed.) Or type in Tails of Joy
  3.  Remember to click on the circle to the left of our organization

If you already have an online Ralph’s account, just sign in, click on Community Rewards, then choose Tails of Joy as your charity. Our new ID# is VS869. If you experience any trouble, please call Ralph’s at 1-800-443-4438 for assistance. Or email us here at TOJ.

That’s It! THANK YOU!!

eBay for Charity – Buy and Sell

ebay-charityeBay for Charity is an easy, effective way to show your support for Tails of Joy! The next time you’re buying or selling on eBay, please visit our eBay page and give it a try.

How it Works

Use eBay for Charity to list items on eBay and donate 10% to 100% of your listing’s final sale price to Tails of Joy. It’s an easy way to sell your unwanted items while helping us raise funds.

Enjoy the Benefits!

Your listing will benefit from several unique program features that have been proven to attract more buyers and raise awareness of our cause such as the eBay for Charity ribbon and enhanced searchability.

Plus your listings will automatically qualify for the eBay for Charity Fee Credit Benefit External Link and you’ll receive a tax receipt for your donation.

Get Started

  1. Click “Customize your listing”
  2. Look for the “eBay for Charity” field (Click “Add or Remove Options” if you don’t see it) in the Sell Your Item form in the “Choose how you’d like to sell your item” area.
  3. Choose “Select a new nonprofit”
  4. In the pop-up window that appears, type “Tails of Joy” in the “Nonprofit Name or Keyword” field
  5. Select Tails of Joy and a percentage (10-100%) you wish to donate to us (please note: there is a $1 minimum donation if your item sells).

Shop to Show Your Support!

You can also support us by shopping for items that are being sold in aid of us on eBay! Be sure to visit our eBay page on a regular basis to see all the great listings benefiting us.

Click to Give Free Food and Care

Go to The Rescue SiteClick Every Day and click once a day for free to provide food to animals in shelters. While you’re there, check out the items for sale in The Rescue Site Store!.

Networking works!

If you can’t rescue, you can share on line. Spread the word whenever you can. It works!

From the facebook page Saving One Dog At a Time.