association saint hippolyte aquitaine

No. W473001090, régie par la loi du 1er juillet 1901

asha french horse rescue charity logo

 

pour chevaux en détresse

horses in need

Past Events 2015

 

 

 

We've been busy raising funds for ASHA!

Take a look to see what we have been up to recently...

 

 

7th November: Fish and Chip Supper, Rives

 

48 members and supporters sat down to a quite delicious fish

and chip supper cooked by the Dordogne Chippy at the Salle

in Rives.

In addition the ASHA ladies had made some lovely puddings

for us all to enjoy.

During the evening members were invited to join in a picture quiz,

which was great fun.

A very big thank you to the ASHA Events Team for all their hard work

in hosting the evening and all the preparation beforehand.

We raised 355 euros for our charity.

 

 

22nd October - Quiz Night at the Monte Cristo, Villereal

 

48 people, 12 teams, battled it out with some lovely red wine for

the winners and chocolates for the runners up.

As always our Quiz Master John Kearsey did not disappoint with

a wide variety of questions which kept us thinking and exercising

the grey matter all evening.

A profit of 368 euros was raised for ASHA.

Thank you John for all your hard work, to those who donated

raffle prizes and to all who came along and supported us."

 

 

10th October - Book Sale @ Salle Jean Moulin Villereal

 

ASHA held its Autumn Book Sale at the Salle Jean Moulin

in Villeréal. Entrance was free, all fiction books were 1 euro,

non fiction 1 euro for 5 with tea, coffee and biscuits available.

The Book Sale raised 330 euros for our charity.

Many thanks to all who supported us and especially to the

members and supporters who did all the hard work loading,

unloading and sorting the books.

 

 

 

8th October: Sponsored Ride at Cantemerle

 

 

Thank you to the 10 riders & their horses who took part in our

sponsored ride yesterday, organised by Helen Green.

The weather was ideal & we enjoyed a lovely ride of just over

20kms.Thanks to the support team for bringing our picnics &

water for the horses.

Thanks to everyone  who sponsored us.

We haven't collected all the money yet but we will have at least

750€  which is a fantastic sum towards our funds. Well done everyone !

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4th October: Holistic Horse Day at Cantemerle

 

Thank you to Helen Green for yet another Holistic day which

was full of interest to all who attended.

We all took away something new which we can introduce

to our lives - people and horses.

We had attendees form a long distance away , so we made

new friends & contacts in the north.

Helen very generously donated 110€ to ASHA funds on the day.

Thank you Helen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

27th September: Journee du Cheval at Villereal

 

In addition to a team of ASHA members taking part in the randonee,

once again we are planning to take a stand on this important day

in the year for the local horse world.

 

 

30th August: Open Day and Country Fayre

 

Despite the very hot August day everyone enjoyed a delicious

BBQ and had fun joining in with the various activities.

In particular the egg and spoon race, with the children on

horseback with their adult partner having to complete the

course in fancy dress, was great fun for both participants

and spectators.

We raised in excess of 850 euros which is a truly magnificent

amount.

In addition the President of the DLC (Dordogne Ladies) presented

us with a cheque for 660 euros, a very generous donation.

A further donation of 50 euros was received in the post following

the article in The Connexion newspaper.

A very big thank you to Helen Green for hosting the event at

Cantemerle and to all those who helped and supported us.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

28th June: Garden Fete @ Gervesie, Monflanquin

 

On a glorious sunny afternoon everyone enjoyed a most

successful Garden Fete.

The atmosphere was quite lovely in a beautiful location.

With the monies from the gate, stalls, tombola, "Guess the

Weight of the Cake", sale of merchandise we raised a superb

€1246. A very big thank you to all involved, both helpers

and supporters, who made the Fete so successful.

A very special thank you to Charlotte and Nigel for hosting

the day in a quite lovely venue.

An excellent sum considering how much else was going on in the area.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

21st June: Holistic Horse Day

 

Although very hot another wonderful day.

Participants and spectators had a most instructive day with

Helen guiding horses and people.

Helen as always was very generous and donated 90 euros to ASHA.

 

 

14th May: Tea on the Lawn at Near Monflanquin

Despite the weather, we had a wonderful time at Tea on the Lawn

on Thursday.

A  huge Thank You to Timmy & Jim  for hosting the afternoon and

allowing us to wander in their lovely garden.

Also to all who made sandwiches and cakes, and served them

to the people who came to support us.

We raised an amazing 500€.

 

18th April - Book Sale @ Salle Jean Moulin Villereal

 

ASHA held another dedicated Book Sale at the Salle Jean Moulin

in Villereal. Entrance was free, all fiction books were 1 euro, non

fiction 1 euro for 5 with tea coffee and biscuits available.

The Book Sale raised 318 euros for our charity.

Many thanks to all who supported us and especially to the members

and supporters who did all the hard work loading, unloading and sorting the books."

 

 

28 March:  Fish and Chip supper, Villereal

 

A most enjoyable evening was organised by the ASHA Events Team

at the Salle Jean Moulin in Villereal.  

More than 50 ASHA members and supporters sat down to enjoy the

delicious meal of fish and chips with mushy peas, cooked by The

Dordogne Chippy.  This was followed by a wonderful array of puddings

made by the ASHA ladies.

During the evening members were invited to join in a picture quiz, which was great fun.

A very big thank you to everyone for all their hard work in hosting the evening.

A magnificent profit of over 500 € was raised.

 

 

22 March:  Holistic Horse Day

 

Thanks to Helen for another wonderful day.

Participants & spectators were treated to different approaches

to working with a variety of horses.

Even the weather was kind to us.

Helen generously donated 90€ to ASHA.

 

 

5th March: Quiz Night at the Monte Cristo, Villereal

 

We raised an amazing 601€ on Thursday & had a lot of fun at the

ASHA quiz.

Many thanks to John Kearsey for his role once more as quiz master

& Kathy for organising it, to the Montecristo for looking after us,

to  those who donated raffle prizes and the 76 people who turned up to support us.

 

 

 

 

 

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