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 21, 2024 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. 

4110 University Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50311

Bulldog Shop
Olmsted Center, Drake University Campus

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

Family Pet Veterinary Center
1215 Prospect Avenue
West Des Moines, IA 50265

1326 Sunset Drive
Norwalk, IA 50211

7101 University Avenue
Windsor Heights, IA 50324

1700 Valley West Drive
West Des Moines, IA 50266

1990 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312

8701 Douglas Avenue
Urbandale, IA 50322

420 Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309

Ramsey Subaru
9625 Hickman Road
Urbandale, IA 50322


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 21, 2024!

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

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