maCares is a 501(c)(3) organization that is committed to ‘helping service dogs help others’ by improving the quality of life for veterans, children, and adults. maCares also sponsors emergency veterinary care for rescued animals.
Since its inception in 1998 (nonprofit status in 2012), maCares has assisted dozens of organizations. Currently, maCares supports the following charitable efforts: faith Cares, a division of maCares, which provides support for service dogs of veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and/or Traumatic Brain Injury, the maCares’ Service Dog Support Program, which supports service dogs assisting those who have physical, neurological and/or medical challenges, and the maCares Animal Relief and Emergency Services Fund (maC.A.R.E.S. Fund) to help with the cost of emergency services and special care needed for rescued animals in association with a local animal rescue group.