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Fundraising events calendar

We have a full calendar of fundraising events throughout the whole year, which are supported by a wide section of the community.

If you are organising or taking part in your own event to raise money for The Elizabeth Foundation we would love to hear from you so we can offer our help to make your event a success.

Thank you to all our wonderful supporters, past and present! The money raised from these events plays a vital part in continuing our vital services for young deaf children and their families.

** Charity Challenges ** - find out more about our exciting charity challenges including treks and cycle rides.

 

Forthcoming fundraising events

Here are some of our organised fundraising events over the coming year.

 

 

Come to the Elizabeth Foundation's Christmas FayreAlumni Picnic

Date: 1-4pm Sunday, 23 Sept 2018
Venue: The Elizabeth Foundation, Cosham, PO6 3LL

Open to past and present families of The Elizabeth Foundation. No charge, just bring your own picnic and the children can meet a Disney princess. Lots of opportunity to catch up with old friends!

 

 

 

Come to the Elizabeth Foundation's Christmas FayreZip Wire

Date: Friday-Saturday, 5-6 October 2018
Venue: Penrhyn Quarry , North Wales

Europe's longest Zip Wire Experience! The fastest zip line in the world and longest in Europe.

Travel through historic Penrhyn Quarry before flying over the stunning quarry lake twice, first on the little zipper then experiencing Velocity on the big zipper, reaching speeds of up to 125mph.

Spectators can relax in the Adventure Terminal or watch zippers soar above the viewing platform, so close you can almost touch them.

For more details contact fundraising@elizabeth-foundation.org

 

 

 

Come to the Elizabeth Foundation's Christmas FayreQuiz Night

Date: 7 for 7.30 start, Thursday, 11 October 2018
Venue: The Elizabeth Foundation, Cosham, PO6 3LL

£36 team of four includes food. Bring your own drink. Around 10 teams joined us last time for a great fun evening. Medals for the winners!

 

 

 

 

Take part in the Great South Run and raise money for a local Portsmouth charity helping deaf childrenGreat South Run

Date: Sunday 21 October 2018
Venue: Portsmouth

All our places have gone but you can still buy your own place and raise funds for us – we will give you a running vest and medal

 

 

 

Take part in the Great South Run and raise money for a local Portsmouth charity helping deaf childrenASDA bucket collection - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Date: Friday 30 November 2018
Venue: Waterlooville Store, Hampshire

Shake a bucket for The Elizabeth Foundation. Can you spare two hours to help us? You will never be on your own and it will be inside the store. For more details contact fundraising@elizabeth-foundation.org

 

 

 

Come to the Elizabeth Foundation's Christmas FayreChristmas Bazaar

Date: 1-4pm Sunday, 2 December 2018
Venue: The Elizabeth Foundation, Cosham, PO6 3LL

Christmas fun for all the family. Santa’s grotto, bottle and gift tombola, lucky dips, mince pies, Grand Raffle winner announced and festive fun and singing. Adults £1 entry and children free.

 

 

 

Come to the Elizabeth Foundation's Christmas FayreLocal Business Networking Meeting

Date: 5-7pm, Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Venue: The Elizabeth Foundation, Cosham, PO6 3LL

Come along and network with likeminded local business people and see how we teach deaf babies and preschool children learn to listen and talk. Business Card Draw, refreshments.

Free event but let us know you are coming for catering purposes – email fundraising@elizabeth-foundation.org.For more details download the event flyer.

 

 

 

Come to the Elizabeth Foundation's Christmas FayreQuiz Night

Date: 7 for 7.30 start, Wednesday, 6 February 2019
Venue: The Elizabeth Foundation, Cosham, PO6 3LL

£36 team of four includes food. Bring your own drink. Around 10 teams joined us last time for a great fun evening. Medals for the winners!

 

 

 

 

Take part in our sponsored swim to raise money fto hel pdeaf chidlren and babiesSponsored Swimathon

Date: 4-7pm Saturday, 2 March 2019 tbc
Venue: Oasis Wellness Centre (next to The Elizabeth Foundation), Cosham PO6 3LL - or at your own pool

You don’t need to be Olympic standard, just set yourself a target of lengths to swim that would challenge you and get your friends to sponsor you. You can even make it a family affair! We have exclusive use of the peaceful Oasis Centre pool! Medals and certificates awarded to all swimmers.

 

 

 

Take part in our sponsored swim to raise money fto hel pdeaf chidlren and babiesMurder Mystery Dinner

Date: Saturday, 30 March 2019
Venue: to be confirmed

An informal, fun evening where you can use your detective skills and if wished be one of the main characters too! Guaranteed to be a killer of an evening - further details to follow.

 

 

 

Take part in our sponsored swim to raise money fto hel pdeaf chidlren and babies10 Mile Sponsored Walk

Date: starts 10am, Sunday 28 April 2019
Venue: start and finish at The Elizabeth Foundation

10 mile circular walk over the hill and far away (well to Denmead and back!)

Quiet country roads or off road paths, skirting around Widley, Purbrook, Waterlooville and half way point Denmead, back through Southwick to the Family Centre for Tea, Cake and Sandwiches.

£40.00 team of 4 and sponsorship target of £100 per team, T shirts, medals and certificates awarded at the Tea Party.

 

 

 

Come to the Elizabeth Foundation's Christmas FayreQuiz Night

Date: 7 for 7.30 start, Wednesday, 15 May 2019
Venue: The Elizabeth Foundation, Cosham, PO6 3LL

£36 team of four includes food. Bring your own drink. Around 10 teams joined us last time for a great fun evening. Medals for the winners!

 

 

SkyDive

Date: Saturday, 8 June 2019
Venue: Old Sarum Airfield, Salisbury, WIltshire

skydive for The ELizabeth Foundation a charity for preschool deaf childrenTake on an extreme challenge and jump from a plane at 10,000 or 15,000ft! Reach £400 sponsorship target and jump for free. One brave EF mum took on the abseil and the skydive in one month and said the skydive was easy in comparison

Please contact us for more details about the Salisbury skydive.

Alternatively, to undertake a skydive for The Elizabeth Foundation at a date and airfield of your choosing, complete our online booking form on the Skyline website.

 

 

Come to The Elizabeth Foundation's sponsored walkSpinnaker Tower Abseil

Date: any date between April - Aug 2019
Venue: Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth

An iconic Portsmouth landmark with a view over Old Portsmouth that is second to none. All participants get an Elizabeth Foundation T shirt and medal. Raise £300 sponsorship and Abseil for free. Or you can self-fund your own £100 place and raise as much as you can.

 

 

 

Charity golf day raising money for deaf children and babiesCharity Golf Day and Gala Dinner

Date: Thursday, 13 June 2019
Venue: Romsey Golf Club, Hampshire

Coffee and pastries on arrival, 10 hole Texas Scramble, bacon/sausage baps for lunch, 18 hole Stableford, Nearest the Pin, Beat the Pro and Longest Drive competitions, followed by a three course dinner. For more details email fiona.heath@elizabeth-foundation.org

 

 

 

Come to The Elizabeth Foundation's summer fayreSummer Fayre

Date: 1-4pm, Sunday, 7 July 2019
Venue: The Elizabeth Foundation, Cosham, PO6 3LL

Join our afternoon of family fun! Bouncy castle, barbecue, ice cream, lots of kiddies activities, tombolas and fun for all the family here at our Family Centre in Cosham. Indoors if wet. Volunteers always needed.

 

 

 

Run the London 10k to raise money for The Elizabeth FoundationVirgin Sport British 10k

Date: Sunday, 14 July 2019 (tbc)
Venue: Central London

A flat and fast route taking in the iconic sights of London, organised by Virgin Sport this is an ideal race for your first 10k!

There are lots of bands and music along the route with a lovely atmosphere. You can walk it too. Goody bag, Virgin Running shirt and medal included.

Only £100 sponsorship target and no sign up fee. Elizabeth Foundation Running vest provided too!.

 

** Charity Challenges **

 

Have you got a memorable birthday coming up or how about retirement? Want to do something to celebrate it? Here are some ideas – whatever the challenge we can help you achieve it.

You can find out more information about our full range of Charity Challenges by visiting our page on Skyline Event management's DoitforCharity website:

http://www.doitforcharity.com/theelizabethfoundation.aspx

 

 

Walk on the Great Wall of China to raise money for The Elizabeth FoundationChina Trek: 12- 20 September 2019

Join the trek of a lifetime as you discover China’s amazing cultural past, visit Beijing and experience the rural beauty of this incredible country. Email or call for a free no obligation pack. Registration Fee: £349. Sponsorship level: £2880 and Self-Funding Price: £1,440. For more details email fundraising@elizabeth-foundation.org or visit http://www.doitforcharity.com/theelizabethfoundation.aspx

 

 

 

Cycle from London to Paris to raise money for The Elizabeth FoundationLondon to Paris Bike Ride: 18-22 September 2019

Connect two of the world’s most chic capital cities as you embark on the challenge of a lifetime! Email or call for a free no obligation pack. Registration Fee: £125, Sponsorship level: £1600, Self-Funding Price: £800. For more details email fundraising@elizabeth-foundation.org or visit http://www.doitforcharity.com/theelizabethfoundation.aspx

 

 

 

 


Please contact us for more details

Whatever your fundraising challenge we can help you achieve it - simply email Fundraising (fundraising@elizabeth-foundation.org) or call 023 9232 2162.

 

We would like to thank RAL Display for supplying us with a pop-up banner stand to help with our fundraising campaigns. They provide a range of display boards to help with events on the go!

 

   
 

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