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Help Animal Lighthouse Rescue & Rehabilitation Sanctuary by donating a signboard for telling people where our animal shelter is

West Coast, Western Cape

  • Animal Lighthouse Rescue & Rehabilitation Sanctuary

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  • 03 April 2017
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Our Need

Help Animal Lighthouse Rescue & Rehabilitation Sanctuary by donating a signboard for telling people where our animal shelter is

What else do people need to know

We need a shelter sign board outside the main road so people know we exist! We also urgently need this so people know where to go for our first market day which is on 29th October, so once again people can find us. We are hoping the market days and simply having a sign board outside will help us generate more funds each month, and will encourage people to sign up as volunteers as we are the only shelter in Vredenburg and are 100% publicly funded.

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Donate good quality items

  1. If you’re donating old clothes, toys or household items, make sure they are in a good condition. Don’t donate the mismatched socks with holes in them and the broken toys.
  2. Whenever possible, clean goods beforehand.
  3. Package your donation well. Mark the container, box or packet so that it is clear what’s inside.
  4. Don’t donate food that is past its expiry date.
  5. Don’t donate weapons or flammable items.

Deliver if you can

  1. Often, donating goods isn’t the hard part. It’s getting the goods to the cause that takes your time. If possible, arrange delivery of the goods.

Stay safe

  1. Don’t pass any personal information to people you haven’t met offline before
  2. When delivering goods to a contact offline for the first time, always be sure to arrange to meet in a public place.
  3. Make sure that you are not left alone with someone that you have never met before.
  4. Know where you’re going. If you’re headed off the beaten track or into an unfamiliar part of town, be sure you have directions and a GPS or map book.
  5. If you feel unsafe, consult the person in charge and let him or her know.
  6. Avoid wearing expensive jewellery: it could get damaged, lost or stolen.
  7. Ask, ask, ask! If you’re worried about something or concerned about your safety in a certain situation, ask the person in charge.

Keep in contact

  1. Once you respond to a need, we will send your contact details to the relevant cause. They should get in contact with you soon.
  2. If you don’t hear from the cause, contact them by visiting the ‘About the cause’ page.
  3. When delivering goods, keep the cause’s contact details close at hand so you can call if you need anything.

About this Cause

Animal Lighthouse Rescue & Rehabilitation Sanctuary

We help rescue township animals from abusive/neglectful homes by loving them, and finding them awesome forever homes!

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