Messenger Post Media prints this column to keep readers informed of "wishes" submitted by local charities. Here are two agencies listed in this year’s Community Wishbook.
Begin Again Horse Rescue Inc.
2828 Plank Road
Lima, New York, 14485
Contact: Jennifer Lilly
Purpose: Dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming of horses at risk of neglect, abuse and possible slaughter.
• Copy paper and printer ink
• Poulin feeds
• UTV or ATV
• Gift cards: Tractor Supply, and Hemlock Farm and Garden
• Horse-quality first-cutting hay
• Help with horse care and barn work.
• Lawn and pasture maintenance.
• Building and fence repairs.
• Help with fundraising events.
No experience necessary to volunteer at the rescue. Training will be provided. Children ages 13 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Due to COVID-19, visit beginagainrescue.org to register.
Nature's Haven Inc.
1340 Plank Road
Webster, New York, 14580
Contact: Sue Unckless
Purpose: A home-based facility dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of injured and orphaned wildlife.
• Paper towels
• 30-gallon trash bags
• Newspaper, clean (no ads please)
• Cotton balls (100% cotton only, please)
• Dawn dish soap
• Liquid hand soap
• Laundry detergent
• Plastic grocery store bags
• Paper tubes from paper towels, toilet paper, etc.
• Fleece or flannel blankets
• Gift cards: dollar stores, grocery stores, pet stores, hardware stores, drug stores, Walmart
Please contact the charities directly if you can help. Visit communitywishbook.org for other local charities.