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 24, 2021 at this address:

Drake University
c/o Griff Gives Back
2407 Carpenter Ave.
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.)

Bone-A-Patreat and Fromm Family Foods is also offering a special deal for Griff Gives Back purchases of Fromm Family Classic - 33# bags are only $29.99 (normally $38.99).


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

Canine Clean
2311 Rocklyn Dr.
Urbandale, IA 50322

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

Iowa Realty - Beaverdale Office
3521 Beaver Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50310


Monetary Donations

Monetary donations for the Griff Gives Back Campaign are being accepted online through the icare EAT-A-THON event fundraising page! Griff Gives Back has a team competing and he welcomes pledges. 

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Order from Amazon

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

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

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