11 October 2016
The month of November is a time for the glitz and the glamour. In the lead up to Christmas and the most successful time of year for fundraising, November is host to many of the nations charity ball events so put on your black tie and make the most of the spectacular evenings. There are plenty of other great fundraising events you can take part in up and the down, not forgetting BBC’s Children in Need and Movember!
Operation Christmas Child
1st – 18th of November 2016
Operation Christmas Child involves spreading love and the Christmas cheer to children who are less fortunate and won;t be received Christmas presents this year. All you have to do is fill and wrap a shoe box of small gifts that you think children will love. There are guidelines and instructions you have to follow so be sure to visit the website but show someone you care this Christmas and spread the festive cheer. Be sure to send off your box in time, between the 1st and 18th of November.
Sunday 6th November 2016
London – Queen Elizabeth Park
Registration fee: £12.50 plus a minimum sponsorship
Do you have a friend you trust 100%? Put that to the test and take a friend to guide you as you run blindfolded around the London 5k or 10k course. It will definitely be your most surreal run!
BBC Children in Need
Friday 18th November 2016
The appeal show for the 2016 BBC Children in Need will take place on the 18th of November, however you can start your fundraising plans anytime you’d like. There are plenty of ideas on the website for fundraising activities to help raise money for those people who truly need it. Lets beat last years target of a record breaking 55 million!
Friday 25th November 2016
Individual tickets: £80 – Table Tickets: £800
The fantastic black tie event will be hosted by the great Japer Carrott, the iconic Brummie comedian. He’ll be joined by Jazz group Jessica and the Rabbits, while the great rock band Subterraneans will be playing through the night. Guests can enjoy a drinks reception, 3 course dinner and the chance to win exciting prizes including a diamond pendant. Lets celebrate Childline turning 30 this year!
Big Sleep Out
Big Issue Foundation
Friday 25th November 2016
Registration fee: £25 with a target of £200 sponsorship
The Big Sleep Out is an eye-opening evening of education and inspiration as the night will challenge you to abandon your comfort zone and negotiate a night’s sleep in a safe but cold and uncomfortable environment.The evening will feature live music and spoken word poetry. Help to raising awareness and much needed funds to support Big Issue vendors on their journeys to a better life.
The November Foundation
Throughout the month of November
Show your support to the Movember Foundation by growing your tash! This isn’t just for guys either, girls you can MOVE for Movember and show your support through fundraising activities to raise money to help improve the health of men’s lives.