The Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS) is an international accrediting body for sanctuaries, rescue centers, and rehabilitation centers. GFAS is a charitable organization whose sole mission is to support and strengthen the work of animal sanctuaries worldwide.
GFAS certification is recognized globally as the gold standard for animal welfare. Organizations certified by GFAS have met standards of excellence that ensure humane animal care and sound management practices. Individuals and foundations increasingly look for GFAS certification when considering their support of animal sanctuaries.
Volunteer Site Visitor support is essential to GFAS! Thank you for your interest in volunteering; your help can make a tremendous difference for our organization and the animals we serve. To get started, please complete the volunteer information below.