As a small business, and leader in comprehensive animal healthcare, we pride ourselves on our commitment to community engagement and social responsibility.
Friendship is proud to support these organizations throughout the year.
Food & Friends
219 Riggs Road NE
Washington, DC 20011
Food & Friends’ mission is to foster a community caring for men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-challenging illnesses by preparing and delivering specialized meals, groceries, as well as nutrition counseling.
Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Smithsonian’s National Zoo & Conservation Biology Institute
3001 Connecticut Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20008
Our Mission: At the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute, we save species. We provide engaging experiences with animals and create and share knowledge to save wildlife and habitats.
Marshall Legacy Institute
2425 Wilson Blvd., Suite 240
Arlington, VA 22201
The Marshall Legacy Institute (MLI) ‘s mission is to locate, secure, and apply skills and resources to alleviate suffering,restore hope, and create conditions that nurture stability in countries affected by conflict. MLI is committed to helping war-torn countries recover from conflict and regain stability. Our programs are broadly split into Mine Action Programs (Mine Detection Dog Partnership Program, Survivors’ Assistance Programs, and Children Against Mines Programs) and Social Impact Programs (Women’s Empowerment, Inter-religious Reconciliation, and Leadership Development).
City Dogs Rescue
2121 Decatur Place NW
Washington, DC 20008
City Dogs Rescue & City Kitties rescues adoptable cats and dogs in overcrowded and high-kill shelters, where resources are severely limited. By finding these animals permanent and loving homes in the DC metropolitan area, we can enrich lives of humans and their pets. We welcome your help in any capacity, through volunteering, fostering, adopting, sponsoring and/or donating.
Humane Rescue Alliance
D.C. Animal Care & Control:
New York Avenue Adoption Center
1201 New York Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20002
Oglethorpe Street Adoption Center & Medical Center:
71 Oglethorpe Street, NW, Washington, DC 20011
The Humane Rescue Alliance protects animals, supports families, and advocates for positive change to create a world where all animals can thrive. We enrich the humanity of our communities by promoting compassion and encouraging people to find joy, comfort, and companionship through the love and appreciation of animals.
Lucky Dog Animal Rescue
5159 Lee Highway
Arlington, VA 22207
Lucky Dog Animal Rescue is a volunteer-powered nonprofit dedicated to rescuing homeless, neglected, and abandoned animals from certain euthanasia and finding them loving forever homes. We educate the community and all pet parents on responsible pet parenting, including the importance of spay/neuter, obedience training, and good nutrition.