All About Us – Gala Dinner
Date(s) - 18/09/2014
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The Hilton Blackpool
Organised by our friends at My Life My Way
An Evening of Entertainment
“ALL ABOUT US”
To celebrate our month of fundraising for conference 2015
£20 per person
The price includes a 3 course meal and entertainment with Disco
We will also be holding a Raffle on the night
To book contact Danielle on
07950617457 or firstname.lastname@example.org
If you wish to stay the night it will cost the following extra
Single Room – £70 Double or Twin Room – £80
All About Us! Fundraising event
16 July – 18 Sept
My Life My Way is delighted to be working to support the valuable work of the North West Training and Development Team and Pathways Associates CIC in the North West to support disabled children and adults and their families.
You will see from the letter in the Appendices that the Regional Forum for people with a learning disability is looking for additional funding to ensure that the voices of people with a learning disability continue to be heard and more importantly listened to and acted upon. My Life My Way are keen to support this and do all we can to make sure that Regional Forum continues to be a force to be reckoned with across the North West and nationally.
All About Us will be month long ‘event’ commencing on the 19th August 2013 during Learning Disability Week and ending with a finale gala dinner on the 18th September.
All About Us – what will we be doing?
a) Fundraising events – During the month of the event we will be supporting local advocacy organisations and individuals run a variety of fundraising events including sponsored events, coffee mornings etc. All of the funding generated through these local events we will use to fund places for that organisation at the important Regional Forum Conference.
b) Raffle – In addition we will be hosting a raffle at the Gala dinner
Raffle prizes are still in the process of being confirmed; please let us know if you can assist us by offering a raffle prize. We currently have;
- Signed Everton football.
- Signed Everton Player A4 photo.
- Frankie & Benny’s £20 voucher.
- Marks & Spencer £25 gift card.
- Intu Trafford Centre £15 gift card.
- Liverpool FC Stadium Tour and Museum Visit.
- Accrington Stanley FC – 2 tickets to any league home match.
- Preston North End FC – 2 tickets to home game.
- Manchester United FC Museum & Tour for upto 2adults and 2children.
- Eastenders – 5 signed photos of cast.
- Hairy Bikers – signed photo.
- 2 x Odeon Cinema tickets – Blackpool.
- Coronation Street’s ‘Mary’ – worn on the street for filming shirt with signed photo.
- Thortons chocolates (Donated byTesco)
- Baylis & Harding (for him) Gift Set (Donated by Tesco)
- Wine (donated by Colin Elliott)
Raffle tickets will be available at the gala dinner
c) Gala Dinner – Our finale to end the All About Us event will be Gala evening including 3 course meal with coffee and mints at the Hilton Hotel In Blackpool – during the Illuminations. The evening will be hosted by the fabulously funny Laurence Clark – check out his material on You Tube http://www.youtube.com/user/laurenceclark and will also include a disco. We will hold the raffle during the finale event.
Tickets cost £20 per head.
d) Sponsorship of the Regional Forum Conference – we will be looking for the support of sponsors who may be in a position to make a financial contribution to help make sure the Conference in February 2015 can happen.
If you would like more information about fundraising packs, Raffle tickets or tickets for our Gala Dinner please do not hesitate to get in touch.
If you are in a position to support All About Us through offering a prize for the raffle or through a charitable sponsorship donation please let us know. It is so important that we do all we can to ensure the voices of people with a learning disability and their families are heard.
Lynn James-Jenkinson (07970900226)