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PET’s associates consist of skilled Findhorn Ecovillage Community volunteers & paid part-timers who work together in different areas.
- affordable Housing group:
available to assist (wider) Community bodies with Housing issues where necessary—especially in providing affordable housing — it does not bid for jobs.
If any (wider) Community body requires a developer for Section75 housing, please offer it for our consideration!
- Carbon Strategy group:
available to assist (wider) Community bodies and members with their practical environmental concerns and carbon reduction aspirations.
- Caring Community group:
a group of Community minded, caring people with a mission to try to help make life a little easier for people who request a visit through friendly concern.
Behind the executive areas is PET Central which services the strategic, finance&fundraising, governance, communications and administrative/compliance needs of the diVisions and PET as both a company and a charity.
All PET associates practise the 3Principles and the Common Ground of the Findhorn Ecovillage. In a nutshell, into everything they do, PET puts
Click here for PET’s Board of Trustees.
PET is a Charity and manned by volunteers. Each diVision is funded through charitable donations, loans and selfmade income. Your donations, legacies and ‘friendly’ loans are much appreciated. Thank you.
Maya Angelou once said: “…people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did. But people will never forget how you made them feel.” That’s why PET’s motto is CARE in action.
First of all, thank you for considering PET as a recipient of your charitable donations. All donations to this official charity (registered in Scotland as Company No: SC354855 and Charity No: SC041279, Registered Office: 45 The Park, Findhorn, Forres IV36 3TZ, UK) are tax deductible in the country of your residence.
There are three ways you can donate to PET:
|donate your skills||to PET aff.Housing, Carbon programs, and to cover core costs||donate in your Will|
|to Caring Community projects & programs, and to cover core costs|
|c/o chair||c/o fundraising||c/o fundraising|
We understand that you want to feel comfortable with transferring your donation, so here are the different ways you can get it to PET and the CCC:
|where you are||Online||Bank transfer||Bank cheque||Cash/c&d card|
|UK||Paypal via our GBP donation forms||option to receive our info. available on all our donation forms||in GBP please by mail to our registered address||in person at Findhorn: Park, Cluny, Erraid and Iona|
|USA||Paypal via our USD donation forms||see our sponsor’s website|
we have a fantastic donations partner in the Hygeia Foundation. You can make a USA tax deductible donation via:
The Hygeia Foundation for Health, Science and the Environment Inc,
New Canaan, CT 06840.
- Click on the image (right) to donate via Hygeia’s website the DONATE via PayPal button ———————>
- Print, fill in and send/email Hygeia & us PET’s donation form, making your check payable to The Hygeia Foundation and stating clearly your intention to donate to PET!
- For more information (e.g interbank transfer) please email John Clausen at and do cc us too at: c/o fundraising.
Thank you also for remembering that Park Ecovillage Trust is a charity, whose projects are financially reliant only on donations and grants.
For all payment possibilities, please check out our own payment methods page.
Clink on the respective image for a turbocharged, simple way to donate UK£s to either PET or the Caring Community Circle.
Please note that quick-donations go the the respective General Funds (= unrestricted use by PET ie. to be used for the most pressing needs NOW). Thank you for your gift!
You want donate your time and skills — that’s fantastic!
Best thing to (1) take a look at our volunteering page and online application form and then (2) have an informal, informative chat with one of the PET directors or a member of the CCCmanagement committee to get a first hand idea about PET/ccc.
End 2017 the PETboard agreed that most important were:
In 2018 the Community defined its values:
PET is the Findhorn Ecovillage Community benefit charity. Thank you for considering putting both of our expressed PRINCIPLES in action !
Being a member of PET means that you’re interested in
- less than volunteering with us, and
- more than just keeping abreast of what we’re doing; you want to do something about it;
- you’re over 18; and
- as a member=guarantor* (not shareholder) of PET you’re willing agree to pay £1 (known as ‘a guarantee’) towards the company’s debts if God forbid, it were to go into liquidation.
You can sign up here.