Giving Back

We believe in kindness and compassion to all living things, which is why animal welfare is extremely important to us. Like us, they deserve kindness, safety, love, and happiness. Seeing an animal get a second chance at a happy and thriving life is a rewarding experience.

We also believe in giving back to the local community with a focus on youth programs, such a mentorship opportunities and providing resources for development to build brighter futures. After all, young people are the future.

Gentle Barn sponsorship of Queen Joni, a llama rescued from a precarious living condition. The neighborhood where she lived got together, negotiated her release from her current owners, and Queen Joni was taken to Gentle Barn's Sun Chlorella Healing Centered, where she was socialized and learned to trust people. She now calls Gentle Barn in California her home. 

Sunflower of Peace provides medical and humanitarian aid to the paramedics and doctors in the areas that are affected by the violence in Ukraine. We are acquiring and distributing first-aid backpacks, medicine, medical instruments, and other means of survival that are saving hundreds of lives. 

Gentle Barn sponsorship of Bella, a donkey used to smuggle drugs in and out of Mexico and treated with such cruelty, she was terrified of humans. She was rescued and taken to the U.S. where she eventually ended up in the safety of the Gentle Barn's care with her daughter. 

Gentle Barn sponsorship of Bella, a goat who was attacked by a dog and left for days with no medical attention. Gentle Barn was able to take her in, get her the medical treatment she needed, and rescue her leg. She has been living a happy and healthy life at the Gentle Barn since then. 

City of Dreams San Francisco serves youth ages 8 and up living in San Francisco’s low-income and public housing communities. They offer a variety of experiential events to enhance the learning process and allow youth to develop the skills needed to achieve their goals.

Black Girls Code empowers girls of color ages 7 to 17 to become innovators in STEM fields, to become leaders in their communities, and builders of their own futures through exposure to computer science and technology.

The Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA  of Burlingame, California and The Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind.