Fundraising & Events

As a self-funded Centre that costs over £20,000 per week to run, we rely on our fundraising & events to keep Woodside open and to continue rescuing, rehabilitating & re-homing animals. Here are just some of the ways in which you can help:

 

Upcoming Events…

Attending our fundraising events is another great way to support our centre – have a look at what we’ve got planned! We look forward to seeing you there.

Carboot Sale

Date: Saturday 14th March 2020
Time: 11am – 4pm
Location:

Woodside Animal Centre, 190 Scudamore Road, Leicester, LE3 1UQ

Gate Entry:

Adults £1 – Children 50p – Under 5’s Free

Come along to Woodside Animal Centre on Saturday 14th March for our first Carboot Sale of the year! Visit our food station for a bite to eat and grab a hot drink from our tea room.

Dogs are welcome to join you at this event but please ensure they kept on lead at all times. Our animal centre will be closed for public viewings for the duration of this event. Parking is not available on site, however street parking can be found nearby.

For all stall holder enquries, please email KatieM@rspcaleicester.org.uk

All proceeds made go directly to Woodside Animal Centre to support the running of the centre and the animals in our care.🐶🐱

Easter Fair

Date: Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th April 2020
Time: 11am – 4pm
Location:

Woodside Animal Centre, 190 Scudamore Road, Leicester, LE3 1UQ

Gate Entry:

Adults £1.50 – Children £1 – Family Ticket £4.50 – Under 5’s Free

Woodside’s Easter Fair is back and this time it’s bigger than ever! This year we’re opening our gates for the whole weekend to bring you 2 whole days of spectacular Easter fun!🥳

Join us for a family friendly weekend, we have so much going on there really is something for everyone:

Hook-a-Duck🦆
Fairground Rides & Attractions🎪
Easter Games🥚
Easter Crafts🐥
Delicious Food & Drink🍰
Amazing Craft Stalls🛍
Super Fun Easter Egg Hunt🧺
Easter Raffle🎫
and Much Much More!🤩

Parking:

Please note that due to the visitors car park being used for the event, no on-site parking will be available for this event. Parking is available on nearby streets and we do advise to come early as spaces tend be filled quickly. Alternatively, we are just a 5 minute walk from the Kirby Frith Bus Stop. Please contact us if your require further information or assistance.

Animal Centre:

Please note that our animal centre will be closed for public viewing for the duration of this event, unless you have otherwise made arrangements with our reception team.
Our reception and Pet Shop will remain open.
The change in hours is to avoid undue stress to the animals in our care. Thank you for supporting us in this decision, we apologise for any inconvenience caused.

*All Proceeds made at this event go to Woodside Animal Centre to help fund the animals in our care.*

Organise an Event

Please get in touch with us if you’d like to organise a fundraising event in aid of Woodside. Examples of previous supporter events include: BBQ, Concert, Open Garden, Cake Sale and Fashion Show.

Sponsored Challenge

Please get in touch with us if you’d like to take on a sponsored challenge in aid of Woodside. Examples of previous sponsored challenges include: Abseiling,
Sky Dive, Mountain Climbing and Leicester Marathon.

Donate Used Items

We are very grateful for any towels, blankets and sheets for use in our animal centre. Unfortunately we do not use pillows or duvets / quilts. Dog and cat items, including food, are also gratefully accepted!

Payroll Giving

A very simple way to help us rescue, rescue and rehome the neglected, unwanted and abused animals of Leicestershire. To donate directly through your salary, please talk to your employer.

Safe Haven

Help us provide a safe environment for local animals. Become a monthly donor to give Woodside’s rescue pets the security of long-term support.

Donate Items

Order specialist products and equipment directly to Woodside, via Amazon. The wishlist is regularly updated with the items that the animals need most.

Amazon Wishlist

Order specialist products and equipment directly to Woodside, via Amazon. The wishlist is regularly updated with the items that the animals need most.

Amazon Smile

Raise money for Woodside every time you shop, at no extra cost! Select us as your Smile Charity and Amazon will donate a percentage of your purchases.

 

 

Opening Hours

Animal Viewing Times:
Monday: Appointment Only
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Appointment Only
Thursday & Friday: 11 AM - 4 PM
Saturday & Sunday: 11 AM - 3 PM

Reception and Pet Shop:
Monday to Friday: 10 AM - 5 PM
Saturday & Sunday: 10 AM - 4 PM

Contact Us

Post:
Woodside Animal Centre
190 Scudamore Road,
Leicester LE3 1UQ

Phone:
General Enquiries: 0116 233 6677
Woodside Pet Shop: 0116 224 2435
RSPCA Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999

Email: animalcare@rspcaleicester.org.uk

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