Events & Fundraising

Organising an event is really rewarding and enjoyable, it can be hard work but it’s good fun. It can take time to get everything done, so we thought we would highlight our Top Tips. We hope they’re helpful or please do email us, we’re here to help.

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Top Ten Tips

  1. Get a good team together
  2. Check for any big events that clash with yours – you want maximum attendance
  3. Allow plenty of time to plan for your event
  4. Budget carefully – get fees agreed in advance
  5. Timing – Helps you schedule everything you need to do
  6. Contingency Plans – are you dependent on good weather?
  7. Can you get sponsors for your event?
  8. Emergency plans – who to contact
  9. Clearing up – get helpers
  10. Media coverage, talk, blog, twitter. Tell everyone about it!

Event Ideas

Music Concert * Quiz Night * Fun Run * Sponsored Walk * Football Tournament * Sponsored Fancy Dress * Fashion Show