ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS FOR 2016
Huge thanks to Andrew Fielding (who, with his mother owns and lovingly cares for IMPERA aka DAISY) who completed the 2016 London Marathon in 4.5 hours! After the required donation of £1,900 to the PDSA any surplus came to Great Dane Care. A fantastic effort from a generous Great Dane owner.
Special thanks to Jacqui Williams who raised £350 selling her own personal Great Dane memorabilia at a club show.
Lee Chapman who has had many Great Dane rescues drove the Lands End to John O’Groats Landrover trek and raised £350.
Capitol Cabs donated 10p from every App booking over one month and raised £394.
£373.60 was received from South West GDC courtesy of Gwynneth Keehner.
Sandy Lipman donated an Art Presentation Fee of £100 plus £200 for assistance with her puppies.
Donations of £321.50 were received in lieu of flowers from the funeral of the late Trevor Alan Jones.
THE SMART CLINIC at Birchgrove, Swansea, supplied a hamper for a raffle at the opening day of their new premises raising £50.
Karen Lorin Laffar of WHITE ORCHID TATTOO Leicester held a raffle for 4 hour tattoo session and raised £330. Great effort, many thanks.
Viv Crisp donated £25 from sales @ Because of a Dane.
A special mention goes to our monthly Direct Debit contributors who provide the charity with a sound financial base throughout the year -
GD(UK) Facebook Group held an ‘Online Dog Show’ to raise funds for BUZZ and reached an amazing £1,200.
Marston and District Canine Society Training Club raised £173.25 at a Companion Show. Many thanks Jenny Fletcher.
Doodle Camp at Pembrey Park held a number of events raising over £800 with the help of our own Trustees and volunteers.
Fonmon Castle, Dogs Trust Margam Park and Burns Dogs Day Out were all venues for ‘Meet and Greet’, Table Top Sales and Tombola collectively raising over £600 despite the weather.
We gratefully acknowledge an award of £5,000 from Support Adoption for Pets allocated towards our veterinary costs.
Walker 597 Trust continues to support us with an annual £200 Direct Debit.
A good return from these this year. Special mention for Exeter Pet and Garden Centre and Dyfed Power Police tuck shop.
Collections were made throughout the year at National Botanic Garden of Wales and Pets at Home Carmarthen. Many thanks to these organizations.
Christmas Cards are being sold on the GD(UK) Facebook site and 2017 Calendars are available for £5 from Liz at the rescue.
Great Dane Care would like to thank everyone who has been involved in any way in supporting our charity.