Even though they do great work, the charities of Brighton and Hove can't always rely on government funding. We want to help fill that gap. So, we're hosting our third Time 2 Give Ball, to help local entrepreneurs and small business people donate their time to support ten specially chosen charities.
Last year's ball was a roaring success, with local business people donating over 500 hours of their time and experience to ten excellent causes. This year, we're aiming to top it, and we'd love it if you could join us.
You'll be in the capable hands of our wonderful hosts Guy Lloyd and Sophie Corbett, and you'll be looking FABULOUS, because that's our dress code. We'll wine and dine you exquisitely, you'll dance the night away and – of course – there's the main event, our charity auction.
You can donate your time to bid for some wonderful prizes. Then we'll pair you up with a charity that needs someone just like you to help them out. And of course we know how busy you are, so we'll match you up in a way that works with your schedule.
The Ball's on Thursday 6 April, from 19:00 – 23:30 at the Grand Hotel. To buy tickets, click here. We've put details on how to become one of our sponsors here. And if you're a charity that we could help, click here to find out if you're eligible and how to apply.
Come along and be wined and dined (why not reserve a whole table for you and your colleagues?) at our sumptuous Spring Ball at The Grand Hotel on Brighton Seafront. Buy tickets here.
Bid for prizes in our charity auction using your time instead of money. For instance, if you pledged 35 hours of your time, that would equate to just 40 minutes of your time per week over the course of 2016. Watch this space for a list of prizes to be won.
We'll pair your skills with a charitable organisation locally so you can give back to the local community. We know you're busy people so we'll match you up in a way that works with your schedule.
Our fabulous hosts Guy Lloyd and Sophie Corbett return to make this years event even bigger and better than last year's!
The Grand Brighton,
97-99 King's Road,
Brighton, BN1 2FW
£55 each early Bird until 28 February (£65 after) - tickets purchased before the end of January 2017 also go into a draw to win a midweek stay at Hotel Pelirocco.
If so, then you could apply to become one of the ten charities we’re supporting at the 2017 Time 2 Give Spring Ball. To qualify, you need to:
Of course, you can get involved by just coming along – the Time 2 Give Ball is a great night out for teams of colleagues or even entire companies. But if you want to dig a little deeper, we also offer three different sponsorship packages.
Brighton City Partnership for Education enhances pupil wellbeing through its Family Support Service, enrichment opportunities and school to school support.Visit Website
The Carers Centre enables unpaid carers to fulfil their own needs by offering them support to achieve a balance between their lives and caring role.Visit Website
Carousel Project supports people with learning disabilities to achieve their artistic ambitions.Visit Website
Headway helps rebuild lives after brain injury by specialist rehabilitation, activities for carers and beneficiaries, respite care and outreach care.Visit Website
Mindout works with LGBTQ people who experience mental health issues, to reduce mental health stigma and promote positive mental health.Visit Website
Rhythmix is a music and social welfare charity transforming lives of vulnerable people affected by illness, disability or a lack of opportunity.Visit Website
Ronald McDonald House Brighton provides free ‘home away from home’ accommodation for families who have children seriously ill in hospital.Visit Website
Team Domenica help young adults with learning disabilities find and retain employment, and with this a sense of direction, purpose and belonging, in their local community.Visit Website
Survivors’ Network provides counselling, a drop-in, a helpline and an information and advice service for survivors of sexual violence.Visit Website