Archive for the ‘Fundraising’ Category

Eggs Save Lives…

Do you have spare eggs left over from your gorgeous girls each week? Then why not consider setting up your own Egg Club? By asking your friends, family and neighbours for a small donation to the BHWT in return for their tasty nutritious free range eggs, you could help save the lives of more clucky […]

Collection tins up for grabs!

Here at Hen Central, we have lots of new, shiny red Collection Tins, which we would love to send out to all you generous supporters out there who work in shops, pubs, cafes, hairdressers, veterinary and GP practices, and other businesses to promote greater awareness of our work. Funds raised from these collection tins will […]

Free Range Friday Uncovered!

With the impending arrival of our 500,000th hen Dee almost upon us, we would like to gather as much support as possible for our Free Range Friday campaign to help even more hens experience a free range lifestyle in 2016! Whilst the immediate aim of Free Range Friday is to enjoy yummy food containing free […]

Get active for our hens!

Are you keen to make a difference to hen welfare in 2016, then why not undertake a Chicken inspired run or challenge? Whether you’re a runner, a swimmer, a walker, skydiver – or you want to ‘go dry’ for a good cause – others will sponsor you to challenge yourself for the BHWT and raise […]

Happy Festive Free Range Friday!

Free Range Egg Nog – Yum Yum…. With Christmas just around the corner, we thought we would share with you one of our favourite Christmas tipples here at Hen Central. Why not recreate this recipe for your friends and family and ask them to make a small donation towards ‘Free Range Friday’? Enjoy your Egg […]

Free Range Friday Fun!

A big thank you to Frankie Lawrence and her flock of hen loving friends for recently holding a fun filled Free Range Friday to help to re-home more hens in time for Christmas! Frankie held a Chicken Run inspired film evening, where guests arrived dressed in hen/egg costumes (one friend arrived as Humpty Dumpty!) and […]

We need you!

In the countdown to Christmas could you help to support our Hen Advice Line? We know that sometimes hens can have problems just like cats, dogs and other furry friends. Whilst vet knowledge of backyard poultry is improving, we are still often the first port of call for help if an issue arises. The more […]

Wendy Turner’s raises much needed funds

More and more of our supporters are raising funds by rolling up their sleeves, dusting off their recipe books and baking, and so far this year over £10,000 has been raised to help re-home thousands of former commercial laying hens, which have become wonderful, cheeky and endearing pets in household across the country. A special […]

BHWT eBay super star!

This week we would like to celebrate our eBay super star Megan Whiteman who has raised over £10,000 for the BHWT through her eBay shop, which is going from strength to strength… Megan works alongside her family, who use recycled and reclaimed timber to make her bestselling lines, including popular batches of organic apple twig […]