Booking a ticket is essential to avoid disappointment as visitor numbers are limited for the welfare of our nervous rescue animals.
Our aviaries are open until 2pm daily. Part of the lake area is still closed due to avian flu restrictions. If you wish to adopt an animal you must apply online or call us for assistance.
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Fundraising FAQ

How do I pay in fundraising money to Raystede?

There are many ways to get your hard earned fundraising donations to us. You can:

  • Phone us on 01825 840747 and make a credit card payment over the phone.
  • Drop into Raystede and give us any cash donations you've managed to raise, along with any sponsorship forms.
  • Pay the money directly onto your Justgiving page. All the money on your Justgiving page gets automatically transferred to us.
  • Send us a cheque to Raystede Centre for Animal Welfare, The Broyle, Ringmer, BN8 5AJ. All cheques can be made payable to 'Raystede':
  • Make a bank transfer, making sure you quote your event as a reference. These are our bank account details:

    Sort Code: 60-13-09, Account Number: 42366623

How do I become a Fundraising Volunteer for Raystede?

Find out more about how to become a Fundraising Volunteer for Raystede by following this link.

How will the money I raise help Raystede?

Our centre costs over £6,000 a day to run and we rely on voluntary donations to look after the animals that so desperately need us. The money you raise will help Raystede to run and continue rescuing, rehoming and providing sanctuary to more animals.

Can I use your Raystede logo on my website or promotional materials?

Any time you are thinking of using the Raystede logo on our website or promotional materials please contact us first on 01825 840747 or email

What events do Raystede do?

Please look for a full list of our events here.

What fundraising materials do Raystede have?

We can send you a welcome pack, which includes sponsor forms. Alternatively you can download a sponsorship form here. We also have collection boxes, buckets, information leaflets, window stickers, fridge magnets and T-shirts.

Thanks once again for all your hard work and if there are any questions you'd like to ask us that aren't on our list, please contact 01825 840747 or

Your kind donation helps us to rescue and rehome more animals in need.

We rely on your support to save animal's lives.

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