Archive for the ‘Fundraising’ Category

National Picnic Week

The aim of Free Range Friday™ is to raise funds and awareness for the British Hen Welfare Trust by asking individuals, companies and community groups to hold a get together with friends, family or colleagues and cook or bake using free range eggs. Fundraising packs are provided which include all the materials you need to […]

It’s Volunteers’ Week!

The start of June also marks the start of Volunteers’ Week so we would like to take the opportunity to say a HUGE thank you to all our volunteers. They do an incredible job for us and work so hard to help all our lovely hens. They’re often up at the crack of dawn to spend their weekend […]

Sponsor a Hen

Spring brings with it freshness and new beginnings – spring clean anyone?! With that in mind we thought it was time to give our Sponsor a Hen scheme a bit of a refresh. After all, there were 56,000 hens re-homed in 2016 and they all have a story to tell! So, here we introduce our […]

Leaving a gift in your Will

A gift in your will is one of the most valuable ways you can help to save 50,000 hens from slaughter each year, find them caring pet homes and enjoy a free range retirement.    We make every penny we receive work for the benefit of these humble creatures through our positive campaigns and our educational […]

An eggcellent read

Mad about hens? Just can’t get enough of those ginger ninjas? Then take a look at our Chicken & Egg magazine… As you can see from our latest spring edition, Chicken & Egg is packed full of goodies for hen lovers. For a donation of £5 per year, you will receive three fantastic magazines – […]

Fancy becoming a Runny Egg?

Whether you are a seasoned runner or just starting out, donning those trainers and pounding those pavements is an easy way to get fit and have fun – and you can raise money for hens at the same time! So, what are you waiting for? Perhaps you need a little inspiration… The Flint-off Seven year […]

Join our Egg Club!

It’s getting to that time of year when your hens are, hopefully, laying you plenty of delicious eggs to eat!  If they are laying more than you can eat (lucky you!) we have a solution for you.  Why not sell them and donate the money to us so we can help more hens live the perfect […]

It’s nearly Easter!

Can you believe it’s nearly Easter?! There’s just a week to go before Good Friday and we’re sincerely hoping you’ll join in our Free Range Friday fun and hold your own bake sale to raise money for us. It couldn’t be easier – simply hold a Free Range Friday bake sale at your home, school […]

Challenge yourself!

If baking isn’t your thing and you’re looking to indulge in some adventure instead, perhaps consider taking part in a challenge event. From trekking across beautiful British countryside to jumping out of a plane or husky sledding across Norway, the choice of what challenge to undertake is completely up to you. Challenge events really are […]

Free Range Friday

Free Range Friday is the British Hen Welfare Trust’s first ever national campaign which encourages people to get their family, friends, colleagues and communities together to eat cake and raise funds for the charity. This year we are focusing on some special dates throughout the year to give you inspiration, our next one is at […]