Latest News

5 Nov 2019

It is with much concern we have to tell you that donations in the last few months have gone back, despite several appeals, and the charity funds are now critically low. At present, there are barely enough funds to sustain the work of Lucy's rescue sanctuary and care for the 51 rescued donkeys and horses beyond November. We never want to have...

18 Sep 2019

Are you based in the Surrey/Woking area? Would you like to help raise funds for Lucy's work to help abandoned and abused donkeys in the Holy Land? Then you might want to consider joining our new Surrey Support Group.

The aim of the group is mainly to raise funds selling the charity merchandise as well as bric-a-brac at local events.  


17 Sep 2019

Christmas comes but once a year... And although it might not seem like it right now, it will be upon us before we know it!

Therefore, our Christmas cards have just gone on sale. They were lovingly hand-crafted and designed by Georgie's Creative Side.

A pack of 5 costs £5 with free postage within the UK*. All proceeds will go to support Lucy’s...

2 Sep 2019

Last week, Lucy and her volunteers organised a Visitors Day at the rescue sanctuary. The day went really well and Lucy is planning to organise another similar event in the near future. 

The sanctuary is always open for visitors at any time but this event was advertised locally and about 35 families came to see Lucy's donkeys, bringing with the...

17 Aug 2019

Like so many places in our world, there are areas in the Middle East where people are particularly cruel to poor donkeys. They are too often seen as nothing more than an object to be used, abused, even ridiculed and tortured. We need to do all that we can to ensure Lucy's sanctuary will always be here to give a safe home to all those who need...

16 Aug 2019

We are happy to announce that the latest Bulletin is out! 

It is produced and financed entirely by one of our generous supporters. If you live in the UK and would like a paper copy to read and then hand out to other potential supporters, at no cost to the charity, you can sign up for a paper version here

Please click on the image below to ope...

1 Aug 2019

Katy and Ben Hur are just two of Lucy's wonderful rescued donkeys. He is a one-eyed, middle-aged, strong and well built tough boy whom Lucy rescued from a terrible life in the area of Qalqilya in the Palestinian West Bank. She is an elderly, gutsy little lady who is good at keeping him in his place. 

Living at Lucy's sanctuary i...

31 Jul 2019

Are you passionate about donkeys? 

Do you have a heart for the plight of abused donkeys in the Holy Land? 

Would you like to get involved in running the charity so that Lucy can continue to rescue and care for donkeys in the Holy Land? 

Lucy's UK Donkey Foundation is in urgent need of at least one, ideally two new trustees to join the existing B...