The Swindon Trauma Group held a fundraising evening at the Marriott Hotel recently. The Group were delighted to raise over £450 to help support 4 charities: The National Gulf Veterans and Families Association; SSAFA; St Dunston’s and Swindon Young Carers.
Showing news for November 2011.
Carly Thompson, Centre manager at Basepoint Bournemouth, recently presented a cheque of £2,165.86 to local charity, Diverse Abilities Plus. The money was raised following six months of fundraising activities which includes a Michael Bublé Tribute evening at Westbeach, Bournemouth, and a quiz night at the Tavern Pub, Poole. Carly Thompson, centre manager at Basepoint Bournemouth, commented: “We are delighted to be supporting such a worthwhile local charity and it’s great to be involved with the diverse range of events they organise, from their tribute evening to their forthcoming Scrumptious Home Baking recipe book.”
The Community Awards were held at Venue Central in Luton. This was the first event that was held at this brand new state of the art building, which housed over 400 people. Basepoint Luton were headline sponsors for “Service with a Smile” award celebrated with many other business; the achievements of so called “ordinary people” who have made Luton a better place to live and work.
The Basepoint family fun day and balloon launch recently held at Rachel Madocks School in Waterlooville, raised over £3,500 for Hampshire and West Sussex charity, Smile Support & Care.
The Basepoint operated Newhaven Enterprise Centre recently hosted its monthly business-to-business networking event, ‘The Networking Hub’. The meeting was a great success with approximately 25 local business people in attendance, taking the opportunity to network, meet new people, and generate new business – all free of charge.