Donate your leftover currency to SAFE
SAFE (Saving Abandoned Fly-Grazing Equines) aid horses and ponies who have been abandoned or neglected and keep them ‘SAFE’ and away from harm
Founded in winter 2014, SAFE was established in response to a local crisis when 38 horses and ponies were left abandoned in a field in Binfield, Berkshire. SAFE is run by a small group of horse- loving volunteers across Berkshire and Surrey. The fundamental objectives of the organisation are the 3 R’s – Rescue, Rehabilitate and Rehome.
Volunteers at SAFE look after the horses, gain their trust over time and with the help of vets, nurse them back to health
The horses come into the care of SAFE with a range of health issues, frightened and timid having had little or no human contact. Typically, the majority of abandoned horses are young colts, but occasionally SAFE rescue older horses and mares. SAFE aim to re-home all horses that they rescue and rehabilitate.
It is easy to donate your leftover currency to SAFE. To get started, download and fill out the SAFE exchange form.
Donate your leftover travel money to SAFE
Do you have a drawer or jam jar, filled with foreign coins, left over travel money from previous holidays? Would you consider donating that forgotten currency to help fund a good cause?
It's easy to donate your leftover holiday cash; Simply fill out our charity exchange form and send it along with your currency to our Datchet office. We will exchange all currency, coins and notes, foreign and domestic, and donate the exchange value plus 5% extra to SAFE.
How much of my donation goes to SAFE?
We donate the complete exchange value plus 5% extra to SAFE. There are no fees, neither do we subtract any commission. You will receive a confirmation email, containing the amount donate. We will share this information with SAFE.
Which banknotes and coins can I donate?
You can donate any coins or notes, foreign or domestic. We will exchange whatever currency you send us and will donate the combined exchange value plus five percent extra to SAFE.
We will exchange currencies listed on our exchangeable currencies page against the exchange rates shows.
All other banknotes and coins will be exchanged against their numismatic value, bullion value or scrap metal value, whichever is higher. It helps if you sort the currency before you send it. But if you are unable to sort your currency, don't worry. We will take care of the sorting and counting free of charge.