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Christmas Bonanza

05 December 2019

Hi Everybody Here I am again! Sorry for the delay – I’ve been waiting for the last of the promised donations to arrive and, now they have, I can confirm that our final total for this event (including Gift Aid where appropriate) is: £1,538.25 As most of you know, this has been my last big event here at Cathaven. It’s been hard work – not just for me(!) – but it’s been fun. I’ve just totalled our full contribution to our local branch of Cats ...

Summer Brunch - Thanks

08 July 2019

Hi Everyone Following a very successful ‘Summer Brunch’, I just wanted to say a big ‘Thank You’ to you all for your support. We had a good turnout (around 70), and I think that everyone enjoyed the event. There were also many friends who couldn’t attend but who kindly sent donations. With the addition of some of the income being eligible for Gift Aid, we raised a very healthy: *** £1,340 *** I’m delighted with this achievement so thank you all ...

Sponsored Walk

04 July 2019

Two of our Tavistock volunteers, Jenny and Viv , are doing a sponsored walk from Princetown to Tavistock Golf Course on Monday 8th July to raise funds for our Cats Protection Branch. After waving them off after breakfast at the Plume of Feathers pub, I hope for some good photos at the other end! Thank you to everyone who's supported their effort, including the borrowed dog for protection!Anyone wanting to sponsor them, can either do so on the day, or you can give it to us and we will pass it ...

Donations

14 February 2019

People are often curious about what happens to their donations after they have been dropped off at our charity shop ,so I thought I'd put together an article on what really goes on behind the scenes at 68-70 Cornwall Street ...The donation arrives we will ask you if you would like to Gift Aid your donation ,some of you will be already asking " what's that then ? " let me explain ,If you are a current UK tax payer and you Gift Aid your donation Cats Protection can claim and extra 25p for each ...