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.

Christmas Carol Service

Date: Friday 20th December 2019
Time: 6pm – 8pm
Location: Woodside Animal Centre

 Woodside Animal Centre invites you to join us for an evening of festive fun.

Come along to Woodside on Friday 20th of December from 6pm to 8pm to help support our animal centre this Christmas.

Join us for:

– A Christmas Carol Service around our magical Christmas Tree.
– Mince Pies.
– Mulled Wine.
– Hot Drinks.
– Children’s Rides.
– Festive Craft Stalls.
– Meet Santa, only £2 per person with a gift from Santa.

This event also gives you the chance to come to Woodside outside of our usual opening hours to donate a present to the animals in our care, create a star for our ‘Sponsor a Star’ tree and collect any winning raffle prizes.

*All proceeds made go directly to Woodside Animal Centre.
Please note that as this event is outside of our Animal Centre opening times, you will not be able to view the animals in our care. Please contact reception if you have any queries or interests in an animal currently available for adoption.*

 

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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