URGENT - Kitten season is here, please adopt a new best friend from us!!
Meet the 9th Life Kitties (click to play)
9th Life Hawaii, Maui's largest non-profit, NO KILL all Cat Rescue & Sanctuary Announces
A fund raising celebration on Sunday August 7 from 5 to 8 PM at the Hana Hou Cafe 810 Haiku Road in Haiku. A portion of all dinner proceeds during that time will be donated to 9th Life Hawaii to help us continue to provide a home for homeless cats as well as continue to conduct free and low cost spay/neuter clinics to reduce the homeless population on Maui.
In addition,that evening we will conduct a silent auction for various items, including a vacation stay at a plush vacation resort condo. We are presently seeking businesses (both in Hawaii and on the mainland) to contribute items gift certificates, and art to expand this aspect of the event. Our wish list also includes a tent and installers to place a tent at Hana Hou Café so we can display the wonderful auction items in the tent. Volunteers are also needed for set up, take down and help with getting gift certificates and running the actual auction.
Keep your eyes on our website for details, and call 808-572-3499 if your business can donate or you can offer help putting the Silent Auction together.
9th Life - Hawaii is a non-profit, 501 (c) 3 organization founded by Crystal Smith. Crystal has spent almost 20 years championing trap/neuter/release programs on Maui and through her efforts and beliefs thousands and thousands of cats have been spayed and neutered. She was the first to utilize trap/neuter/release programs at feral cat colonies she managed.
To continue these programs and to maintain the sanctuaries for cats that cannot safely be returned to their colonies, we need your assistance. Monetary donations can be made using Credit Cards through PayPal, or mail Donations to the address at the bottom of this paragraph. With mahalos and meows we thank you!
Donations can be mailed to
9th Life Hawaii
P.O. Box 476
Makawao, HI 96768
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One cat was taken in after a landlord threatened to shoot her.
Others were being shot at by someone with a BB gun in a store parking lot.
And an injured kitten was rescued after being swung from a rope tied around its front legs and neck, landing in a woman’s car late one night in a Pukalani parking lot. ... click to read more
Must Read Airport Cats - When Maria and Larry Fischer decided to take two newly adopted cats from Maui to California ...click to read more
9th Life Wish List
Aloha animal lovers and 9th Life supporters. Would you take a minute to help 9th Life Hawaii win $1,000?
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Please help us be one of the lucky charities that will receive these much needed funds! And then continue to use GoodSearch and we will receive donations regularly from them. It couldn’t be easier.
We can accept vehicle donations ANYWHERE in the United States, not just vehicles on Maui. Donate your car, boat, truck, motorcycle or Jet Ski to 9th Life Hawaii and receive a tax deduction. This no cost, no hassle process begins when your contact our fundraising partner, Donation Line, LLC at 877-227-7487. Make sure to ask for extension 1919. Or you can click here, "Donate Your Car Now" and complete the Vehicle Donation Form on line. Make sure to select 9th Life Hawaii from the dropdown list. Please have your title in hand when you donate. We thank you for your generousity!!
9th Life Offers Donation Challenge, we have a donor who will match donations up to 55,000, please read this and help us meet this goal!!
Money makes the world go round, this is so true at 9th Life, and every little bit helps! We can also use Gift Cards for Costco and Wal-Mart where we purchase our cat food and kitty litter supplies. Also Home Depot or Lowes where we purchase our building supplies. All donations are tax deductible.
Building Materials and Land
Additional catteries are needed to shelter our cats. Lumber, roofing materials, tile and fencing is needed.
People with construction skills that can donate time to help build new catteries.
Vets interested in working with 9th Life Hawaii to compassionately reduce the cat population, please contact us.
Gift Certificate Donations
9th Life Hawaii has been successfully auctioning gift certificates on ebay and because we are run solely by volunteers, the ENTIRE proceeds go directly to help Maui's kitties. The gift certificates can be from retail stores, activities, hotels, services, restaurants, sports events, airline tickets, theater tickets; You name it! We have even auctioned off gift certificates from a Feng Shui consultant. Many Maui business have contributed, however the sky is the limit as EBay is international. We can auction gift certificates from ANYWHERE on the planet. So, if you want to help homeless and abandoned cats. If you want to help the voiceless. If you want to be part of the solution to the terrible cat overpopulation that takes the lives off over 5,000 (their only crime is that they are homeless) cats a year on Maui, here is a great way to do it. In addition to helping the helpless, these ebay international auctions will bring great exposure and recognition for your business as well. And individuals can also donate gift certificates that they have received but do not wish to use. Gift certificates can be mailed to 9th Life Hawaii, Box 476, Makawao, Hawaii 96768. If you have any questions, please contact us and we will explain how easy it is to do this. Call us at (808) 572-3499.