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How You Can Help

Broadbent Wildlife Sanctuary relies on donations from the public to continue to provide life-saving care to our precious wildlife.  If you wish to donate, please remember that all donations, no matter how large or small, are needed and appreciated.  Broadbent is a 501(c)3 charity, and all donations are tax-deductible. We do not receive government funding. 

You can support our mission by clicking on the Donate Now button, or mail a check to:

Broadbent Wildlife Sanctuary
P.O. Box 387
Irvington, KY 40146

Wish List

Below you'll find a list of items we can use to help the animals. Many can be found at your local pet store or supermarket.

If you would like to donate items, please bring them to us and we will have staff available to meet you at the gate.


• Blankets • Comforters • Hand Towels
• Baby Blankets • Fleece Blankets • Large Bath Towels

Formulas & Foods

• 'Meyenberg' Canned Goats Milk • Canned Salmon/Mackerel • Chick Starter
• Canned Cat Food (pate' only, not chunky) • Rabbit Pellets (Alfalfa) • KMR Kitten formula
• Baby food - meat, fruit, or vegetable • Dry Cat Food • Esbilac Puppy formula
• Plain Yogurt • Wild Bird Seed • Nuts - Almonds, Pecans, Walnuts, Peanuts

Feeding Supplies

• Pet Nursers • Baby Bottles • Coated Paper Plates
• Small Heavy Shallow Bowls • Medium & Large Heavy Bowls


• Blueberries • Raspberries • Grapes
• Strawberries • Turnip Greens • Kale
• Collard Greens • Romaine • Squash
• Tomatoes • Cucumbers • Watermelon
• Cantaloupe • Corn • Snow Peas
• Green Beans • Carrots

Cleaning & Miscellaneous

• Bleach • Paper Towels • Dryer Sheets (Unscented)
• Baby Wipes (Unscented) • Facial Tissues (Unscented) • Laundry Detergent (Unscented)

Gift Cards

Giving a gift card is an awesome way to help the animals! Kroger™ & Walmart™ and Sam's Club are some of our most frequent stops!  We can use these to buy pet food, fruits and vegetables, and cleaning supplies.

Please contact Diane Watchinski, Director of Development, at, if you would like to underwrite the cost of a piece of medical equipment or a habitat, or would like to sponsor an event.

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