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Antony With His Hen
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From Anthony with Love; The Boy Who Wrote to His Hen

2020 doesn’t have to be all doom and gloom. A heart-melting story of boy and hen. If you need a little pick me up, discover the boy who wrote a card to his hen; Agnes. Find out more about this wonderful friendship and their hen friends here.

Hen Being Held
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Poorly Carers and Foster Homes Needed

Could you take in sick or injured hens if needed? On average our teams rehome 300 to 400 hens on a collection day and may find 3-6 hens in each collection that we do not consider fit enough to be rehomed the same day. If this happens, could you take in foster hens? Learn more here.

Helping Hens Gro Organic
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Gro-ing in Confidence

One of our education volunteers recently ran a talk with a very special group who wanted to learn more about their recently adopted hens.

Jill Salter and Friends
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Community Spirit!

If lockdown has taught us anything it’s that our supporters are great at conjuring up fabulous ideas which raise money for the BHWT in their communities. In the last week we’ve heard from Sue Gardner and Jill Salter, both of whom set up fundraising stalls outside their homes.

The BHWT Eggs Factor
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The Eggs Factor

Looking for ways to hentertain your little ones this Easter? Then enter our Eggs Factor Competition!

We are inviting children across the UK, at home and in schools to decorate an egg. You can use whatever materials you like to decorate your egg; pens, paint, pom-poms, there’s no limit to your creativity!

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Community Fundraising

Sometimes it seems that our creative and energetic community fundraising supporters can bring in funds to help hens from any event – local shows and fetes,

legacy gifts
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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. 

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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?

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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…

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Give as You Live

Is online shopping your favourite thing? Well, we have great news for you – now you can help us raise money whilst shopping at all your favourite stores on the internet!

broody hen sitting on eggs
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Help Us Build A Nest Egg With Regular Giving

Regular donations are great for us because they mean we can plan for the future and keep our admin costs down – and they work for many of our supporters because the donation can be spread across the year (and changed at any time).

JustGiving
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How to set up a JustGiving page

Are you ready and raring to raise money and save the lives of thousands a hens? If you are online and would like a nice easy way of getting your sponsorship organised, then JustGiving is the website for you.