Griff Gives Back - Donation Options

Thank you for your interest in donating to the Griff Gives Back Campaign! Please browse our various donation options below.

Donations by Mail

By Mail
Donations of adult dog and cat food are accepted by mail until April 25, 2022 at this address:

Drake University
c/o Griff Gives Back
1214 31st St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50311

Donations Online and by Phone

Griff Gives Back has partnered with Bone-A-Patreat to take food order donations online and by phone. Just call 515-279-2544, or shop their website to order your dog or cat food donation, and they will get it to us. (If ordering online, please add that your order is for the "Griff Gives Back Campaign" in the notes section for free delivery!) NEW SPECIAL OFFER: Bone-A-Patreat and Fromm are offering Fromm Classic Dog Food 30# bags at a special price of $34.99 ($11 off) for Griff Gives Back!


Satellite Donation Sites

Donations of adult dog and cat food are accepted at the following satellite donation sites. 

Beaverdale Iowa Realty
3521 Beaver Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50310

4110 University Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50311

Canine Clean
2311 Rocklyn Dr.
Urbandale, IA 50322

Drake Diner
1111 25th St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50311

Hy-Vee Windsor Heights
7101 University Avenue
Windsor Heights, IA 50324

Olmsted Breezeway
2875 University Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50311


Order from Amazon

You can order directly from our Amazon wish list and have your donation shipped to campus.

Beautiful Bulldog Contest

You can bring donations of adult dog and cat food to this year's Beautiful Bulldog Contest on April 25!

Contact Erin Bell, associate director of marketing at or (515) 271-1913.

Supporters just like you help to make a difference every day.