Feed, Hay, Bedding, & Vet Care Fund

$17,100 of $20,000 goal

Raised by 191 people in 49 months
Lewis Oliver Farm Sanctuary
for Friends of the Farm, Northport Inc.

Friends of the Farm is a volunteer-based, not-for-profit organization responsible for the day-to-day care of the animals at the Lewis Oliver Farm, a small sanctuary in the heart of Northport Village. 

Despite the fact that we are fully dependent on private donations to meet ALL of our animal-care related costs including feed, hay, bedding, housing, and veterinarian care, we have managed to keep the farm open for everyone in the community to enjoy without ever charging an admission fee of any kind. This, thanks to the hard work of our volunteers and to the generosity shown to us from those who attend our events, respond to our annual appeal, and who support our efforts throughout the year.

But as our animals' needs are ongoing and our operating costs for hay, feed and bedding at $3k/month, barring no unforeseen need for veterinarian care, we need to make an appeal to the community for their support beyond our special events and year-end donation requests. Without doing so, we simply couldn't continue to provide the animals with the level of care they need and deserve.

So, if you love the animals and cherish the farm, please consider making a tax-deductible donation today, and ask your friends to do the same.

Donations of any size would be greatly appreciated and will help us to continue providing the animals with the type of care they need and to keep the farm going for everyone to enjoy.

Thank you for helping us take care of the animals. Your generosity and willingness to share this ongoing appeal for support are greatly appreciated!


+ Read More
Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.

$17,100 of $20,000 goal

Raised by 191 people in 49 months
Created July 27, 2014
Funds raised will benefit:
Friends of the Farm, Northport Inc.
  Certified Charity
+ Learn More
Northport, NY
EIN: 261333496
How it Works
  1. You make a donation using a PayPal account or a credit/debit card to PayPal Giving Fund (a 501(c)(3) charitable organization).
  2. After the deduction of payment processing fees, PayPal Giving Fund delivers the funds it receives to the chosen charity on a monthly basis.*
* If, after reasonable efforts, PayPal Giving Fund cannot deliver donations to this charity, the funds may be donated to another charity per PayPal Giving Fund’s policies.
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
Kellie Flad
18 hours ago

Happy, Happy Birthday, Aunt Dar!

1 month ago
Carolyn Pandis
1 month ago

thank you for helping animals.


We loved visiting the Lewis Oliver Farm Sanctuary today! Thank you for loving these animals!

Cindy D’Accordo
1 month ago

Donation inspired by Lucas and Ellie❤️

Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.
Or, use your email…
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.