The Pongo Fund

pongo The Pongo Fund is Oregon’s only full-time charity focused on fighting animal hunger. Because hungry people have hungry pets. We work tirelessly to reduce shelter populations and keep families together by providing emergency pet food assistance to anyone in honest need. Protecting beloved family pets from the suffering, starvation, surrender, abandonment or worse, when a lack of food, but not a lack of love, is their only enemy. Read More

The Pet Food Bank

The Pongo Fund Pet Food Bank The Pet Food Bank is the heart and soul of The Pongo Fund. A no frills warehouse packed with thousands of bags of nutritious dog and cat food. Staffed by a volunteer driven team that numbers more than 100. It is a place filled with love. Love and food. Food that stands at the ready to be shared with anyone in honest need when they are temporarily unable to keep their own pets fed. Because when people must choose what to cut from their grocery lists, pets often are among those that suffer most. Read More

News & Events

More Hope. More Love.

This is Edward. 10636249_10202819131589298_4093321035407982260_n--FB 2-26-17 this photo used as example only I always hoped I’d see him. You’ve seen him too, he’s everywhere; every city, every corner. Someone just like him hoping they will end the day with a little more than they started. More hope. More love. For him, he also hoped for more dog food. And that’s why, every time I saw him, his Read More

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16938665_10158310523455013_5160952211413729959_n--Baaron--FB 2-24-17 He has ears like landing strips and sings like Pavarotti, but he has some aches and pains and infections too. Adn that’s why we’re here. Nine-year-old Baaron is Dog #1 out of some of the 50 animals that The Pongo Fund Emergency Veterinary Response Team will provide care for at a place filled with love Read More
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Press & Awards:

The Oregonian 11/21/2013

The Oregonian 11/21/2013

Dogster Magazine JJK_Dogster_151201

Dogster Magazine JJK_Dogster_151201

The Oregonian 11/24/2010

The Oregonian 11/24/2010

Oregon Veterinary Medical Association

Oregon Veterinary Medical Association

The Oregonian 1/30/2013

The Oregonian 1/30/2013

Neighborhood Notes

Neighborhood Notes

Spot Magazine

Spot Magazine

The Oregonian 8/28/2012

The Oregonian 8/28/2012

The Oregonian 3/09/2011

The Oregonian 3/09/2011

Spot Magazine

Spot Magazine

The Oregonian 7/29/2009

The Oregonian 7/29/2009

Oregon Jewish Life Magazine

Oregon Jewish Life Magazine