HAPPA (Horses and Ponies Protection Association) are planning a Cracking Digital Christmas this year. The Charity will be offering fabulous festive online events and activities. From wreath making, a new e-learning course, to the HAPPA Variety Christmas Show, there is plenty for everyone to enjoy from the comfort of home.
You can make your own festive wreath for your door, garden or as a gift to a loved ones by joining ‘Mandy’s Wreath Making Masterclass’ presented by HAPPA’s very own Head of Equine Operations, Amanda Berry, who has been making stunning wreaths for years in a family tradition handed down from generations, and is now using her talent to raise funds for the Charity.
25th November will see the launch of the HAPPA Beginners Guide to Horse and Pony Care Part 1, available through an online learning platform, the course is an ideal Christmas Gift for any horse or pony enthusiast, aged over seven. Christmas Gift Vouchers for under the tree are also available for this festive treat.
From 28th November Festive Gift Packs for Sponsoring a HAPPA horse or pony will be available for just £35 (usual price £48) as a Christmas Gift with a twist. There are 14 horses or ponies that are completing rehabilitation at Shores Hey Farm on the Scheme. Every sponsor will receive a gift pack containing a cuddly pony, a picture and blog from their chosen animal. All sponsors receive special updates throughout their chosen equines rehabilitation journey, including a celebratory rosette when their chosen animal is rehomed.
From the 2nd December the HAPPA horses and ponies will be sharing their letters to Santa on social media platforms, and supporters can help their favourites by purchasing gifts from the HAPPA Amazon Wish List.
On Sunday 6th December the Charity will be hosting an online tack and equipment auction, with some great last minute gifts and bargains for your canine or equine friend this Christmas, visit the Charity’s online shop Facebook page @TheFussyFilly for further information.
From the 1st December, for a donation, you will be able to book a special video link call from Santa for your child to celebrate Christmas. For one weekend only Santa has made himself available to HAPPA friends and supporters via the power of digital media to chat with your child or children about their Christmas wishes. For more details visit HAPPA’s Facebook page.
Finally the Charity will be hosting an online fundraising event, HAPPA Christmas Variety Show, which will include festive singing and dance performances, a comedian, special appearances from the HAPPA horses and ponies and the special guy in the big red suit, yes Santa! Tickets to receive your link to the Show will be available from 7th December to 17th December.
With all this and regular updates from the Charity’s horses and ponies it is well worth dropping by and visiting HAPPA digitally this festive period. For more information or enquiries please visit www.happa.org.uk or www.shoresheyfarm.co.uk call 01282 455992.