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EFA charity of the month - an update - "Handmade News"

It's great to see how the EFA fundraising for the Animal Ambulance Alphen a/d Rijn gets picked up by other blogs,
as on the blog HandMadeNews , in a post by Coco Watkin.
Leave a nice "thumbs up" at the bottom of her post and please do share it by twitter/facebook etc.

The positive buzz is really exciting. I am very hopeful for how much funds we can raise. All these heartwarming comments are coming from all over the world, from people who are animal lovers or crafty creative persons, or both. I'm so impressed by you all!

Suncatcher ByCoco


A couple of weeks ago I posted a blogpost about the Animal Ambulance in Alphen a/d Rijn (that's in the Netherlands). They unfortunately have to do without one of their 2 much needed ambulances, and don't have the funds to replace it. This animal rescue service has now been chosen as Charity of the Month by my friends at EFA.

What is EFA Artists Helping Animals?

EFA Artists Helping Animals is a group of more than 500 independent artists, independent craftspeople, independent vintage suppliers, and independent art and craft suppliers that combine their efforts to provide charitable relief to animals. EFA can be found as a Team on, an online marketplace for buying and selling handmade items. All members of EFA are also Etsy members.

Each month an animal charity is chosen from charities nominated by one or more EFA members to be the EFA Charity of the Month. Please check out our EFA Animal Charity of the Month to see who we are supporting this month as a group and past chari…