Fundraising and Events

St Francis Animal Welfare Fundraising and Upcoming Events

Have a look at our upcoming fundraising events:

Festival Week

24-30 August 2020

As we are unable to hold our annual Fun day, we have decided to have a week long festival on Facebook. Everyone is welcome to join and help raise funds for the shelter animals. Loads or prizes have already been promised and we have online games and competitions. More details soon. Raffle tickets can be purchased now.

     SFAW Charity Shop

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Click on the link:

St Francis Merchandise

Buy a pen, key ring, mug, Christmas cards.

Make a Donation via text

£1, £5 or £10 and Support St Francis

                                                        Click on the image

Donate a Meal

Give as You Live

Join Give as you Live, nominate St Francis Animal Welfare as your charity. Its easy, costs nothing to join and all your purchases will help.

Just log onto Give as you Live before you order. Click on the logo

    Don’t Send me a Card

Buy an Online card and support St Francis

Click on the image and choose a card and make a donation

Fundraising Festival Week 2020

Huge Raffle – the majority of prizes could be posted or collected from the shelter in Fair Oak. Raffle will be drawn on Sunday.

Alcohol only Raffle – prizes for this would need to be collected from the Shelter in Fair Oak.

Pick an envelope – tombola style games – prizes would need to be collected

Dog, Cat and other Pets Photo show competition – prizes can be posted collected or delivered in the local area.

Guess the name of the Teddy

So far we have had some wonderful prizes donated or promised, so we really hope that this event will be a huge success.It is very disappointing not be having our annual Fun Day and Dog Show but we hope this online event will prove to be really good fun and will raise lots of funds for the rescue animals. If anyone or any business or company would like to donate a raffle prize we would be very grateful. Please contact the main St Francis Animal Welfare page if you can help.

You can use the  donate button on our site or via Paypal –

Bank transfer details Sort code:60-20-03 Account no:81419767

Christmas Fayre 2020

 Date to be announced 






Donations of pet food are always most welcome.




Summer Fun Day 2019

We would like to say a HUGE thank you to each and every person who made our 2019 Summer Fun Day possible. The grand total is £4138.74 after we have taken out the expenses… We are thrilled, especially as we thought it would end up being a wash out!! Huge thank you to everyone who helped, attended or supported us in any way!! You are all amazing!!…

  The photos are ready to view . Here is the link that will take you to the photos and you can order from that website as well. 😊

Special thank you to Henry Russell for allowing us the use of Highbridge Farm which has been a truly brilliant location for our event.

We always need Bric a brac, books,etc for our fundraising events and good quality items for Raffle and Tombola prizes.
Please call before bringing large quantities of items to the shelter.

St Francis Official Merchandise

Show your support for St Francis Animal Welfare by purchasing our merchandise.

Email us with your order to then pay via Paypal – please quote: SFAW Merchandise, your name and the item name.

Please can you donate to St Francis Animal Welfare?

We have a new easy way for you to donate – you can donate £1, £2, £3, £4, £5 or £10 by text.

Just text SFAW16 and the amount you want to donate to 70070. For example if you wanted to donate £10 to us, you would text SFAW16 £10 and send to the number 70070.

Thank you – your support really is appreciated.


Recent successful events

Want to Volunteer?

To apply for volunteering please telephone the shelter or call in for an application form. All volunteers must be over 18.