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Thank You in 2012

On this page, we give our thanks to the organisations and people that have made significant contributions (e.g. donations of over 1,000 pens, or assistance with funding) to

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Earlier "Thank You" pages can be seen here:

Thank You page to 2011



Thanks for....


Dec 2012
Grindeys Solicitors

Grindeys Solicitors
Sending 1,000 pencils directly to our Ambassador Philip Amon in Tanzania, and for an article on their web site.
Pencils from Grindeys Solicitors sent to Tanzania
Nov 2012
Mrs Margaret Pearce of Ipswich

A donation towards shipping costs.

Oct 2012
Simon Allen of Oxhey, Watford
A donation towards shipping costs.

Sep 2012
Melanie Rees of the Green Centre in Brighton
Pens and pencils for Pens for Kids, and loads of things for Omushana.
Melanie Rees outside the Green Centre, Brighton
Sep 2012
Kathy Standing of Stockport
Packet of pens (all tested - thanks!)

Sep 2012
An anonymous donor from postcode area IG9 (Buckhurst Hill)
3 huge packets of pens and pencils

Sep 2012
Elodie Besanger of London E1
Donation of pens and pencils
Packet of pens and pencils from Elodie Besanger
Sep 2012
Kerri Lawrence of Chipping Sodbury
Sending pens and pencils directly to Kenya AND making a donation towards future shipping costs

August 2012
  • M Lekuse of Edinburgh
  • Rachel Swift of Northampton
Donations of pens and pencils

July 2012
Broughton Players, Broughton, near Kettering Northants
Donation of 100 towards shipping costs
Broughton Players Logo
July 2012
Royal College of Nursing
More boxes of useful items, pens, pencils, stationery
Box from the Royal College of Nursing
July 2012
  • Ryan Heeger of Cardiff
  • Ms C Wei of London SE1
  • Antigua Joe of Westbury
Donations of pens and pencils
Pens donated by  Antigua Joe
June 2012
Anil Pandit of Wellingborough
Arranging to transport and deliver 2,000 pens in Kenyan schools and orphanages.
To follow
June 2012
Karen Brand of Glossop
Another box of pens and other useful stationery items
Box sent by Karen Brand of Glossop
June 2012
Elaine Seager of Wellingborough
Delivering a huge box of pens - and having tested that they all work!
Box of pens delivered to Pens For Kids by Elaine Seager
May 2012
Zodiak Media Group

Zodiak Media Group
Large parcel of pens

May 2012

Caselon-Clark link

Large parcel of pens
Caselton-Clark donated pens
May 2012
  • B Chow of SW14
  • Karen Brand of Glossop
Parcel of pens

April 2012
Geoplace UK

Geoplace UK web site
Sending 2 huge boxes of pens to one of our Ambassadors in Tanzania

April 2012
  • Avril Cutter at Newcastle University
  • Mr S Chagger of Daimler Green, Coventry
  • Space and Time Interior Designers, Edinburgh
  • J Newitt of Maldon
Boxes of pens

April 2012
NAHT, Haywards Heath

NAHT website
Big box of pens
NAHT box of donated pens
Mar 2012
Country Range group (and particularly Olivia Blunn)

Country Range The Foodservice Group logo

Organising a collection in the office, collecting:
  • 250 pens
  • 27 pencils
  • 8 rulers
and sending them directly to one of our Ambassadors in Kenya

Mar 2012

Optimax logo
Boxes of pens and other useful stationery

Mar 2012
Mark Straw and all at Beechwood

Beechwood Veterinary Hospital logo

Beechwood Veterinary Hospital link
Running an appeal and collecting around 5,000 pens and pencils.
Companies that donated to the appeal include:
  • MSD Animal Health
  • Pfizer Ltd
  • Protexin
  • Novartis Animal Health UK
  • Norbrook
  • Dechra Veterinary Products Ltd
  • Photon Imaging Systems Ltd
  • CPC
  • Warrens Office Supplies
  • Kong Company
Some pencils received during this appeal being distributed in Cuzco, Peru

Pencils being distributed in Cuzco
More Beechwood-collected pencils being distributed
Feb 2012
Lesley Morris of Northampton
A huge box of pencils....and for dropping them off!
Box of pencils donated by Lesley Morris
Feb 2012
  • D Beck of Welford
Pens and Pencils

Feb 2012
Bill Roberts of Edinburgh
Thousands of pens and pencils.
Parcel full of pens from Bill Roberts
Jan 2012
Today's Group
Donation of pens

Jan 2012
  • Graham Lightfoot of Brixworth
  • Jennifer Nicholls of Rushden
  • Nicol Wilson of Lesmahagow
Donations of pens, pencils, money to send them with..

Jan 2012
Beechwood Veterinary Hospital in Doncaster

Beechwood Veterinary Hospital logo

Beechwood Veterinary Hospital link
Running an appeal to collect pens for Pens for Kids.

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