Our Partner - Play for Strays

What Playforstrays do?

PlayforStrays is a registered charity and was founded in September 2016 by David Foster with our first ‘proper’ donation going to a Chinese based dog rescue. Based in Northern Ireland, PlayforStrays provides a service to any no-kill animal shelter, globally, by donating toys and other items as deemed necessary at the time.

PlayforStrays also works alongside charitable groups that assist the homeless community by providing coats, harnesses, toys, and food to their beloved animals.

A busy professional, David travels the globe for his employer, an engineering firm.  On these trips David would bring a few toys or treats for the animals found in the streets.

Over time David’s friends and family would offer to give him toys on their behalf and before long half a suitcase was being filled for each trip!

It was then that it was decided to make these donations more official and PlayforStrays was born.  Now, full suitcases of 30kg at a time, or more, are being flown to much-deserving animal rescues across the world.

The concept is a simple one.  Animal rescue charities cannot afford to purchase toys, deemed as luxury over food, electricity and veterinary care.  However, it is scientifically recognised that toys bring positive enrichment, mental stimulation and joy to animals within these shelters.

Charity No. 107276

You can find out more about PlayforStrays by clicking here.

Their website will provide you with more information on the fantastic work they do! Taking out your insurance through us will not only allow us to cover your needs. It will allow us to donate a percentage of our commission to one of our special charities. We are delighted to have PlayforStrays as one of our charity partners, because the protection of strays is so important. If this is cause that you feel is close to your heart, why not chose PlayforStrays.

Why choose this charity?

This charity focuses on areas such as bringing positive enrichment to rescue animals. A charity founded by David Foster in 2016. When you take out insurance through us,

The first year we will donate 10% of our commission

The second year we will donate 15% of our commission.

In the third year we will donate 25% of our commission

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Step 1

Get a quote by calling one of our advisers or by requesting a quote from our website.

Step 2

Arrange your insurance with Evergreen and get great value insurance every time.

Step 3

We will donate up to 25% of our income back to a nominated charity at no extra cost to you.

‘As passionate supporters of many natural, wildlife and conservation charities, we saw an opportunity to help. We forego part of our commission from the insurers yet still provide great insurance products with fantastic customer service. It’s a win, win!’

David Gardiner – Evergreen Director

David Gardiner - Founder of Evergreen Insurance Services