Fund-raising events by supporters
Christmas Care is really grateful to the groups and organisations that organise fund-raising events in aid of us. YOU can help by supporting those events. Here are this year's events:
Charity Comedy Night - Monday 3rd December 7:30pm - 10:30pm
The Tuppenny, 58-59 Devizes Road, SN1 4BD Swindon
As part of The Homeless Support Stand Up Project, The Tuppenny will be hosting a night of top comedy in aid of Threshold Housing Link and Christmas Care. The compere for the night will be the hilarious ALEX FARROW ("Jaw achingly funny" - the Oxford Mail). He will be presenting an amazing line up featuring:
Headline act: MORGAN REES - (BBC Radio 4, BBC New Comedian Finalist)
plus acts including: a "So You Think You're Funny 2018" Finalist; regular performers on Talk Radio and BBC Radio 2; and the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year Winner 2017.
Entrance is £3.00 on the door, with all monies going to the two charities. Additional donations are more than welcome throughout the night. 18+. Full details here.
Charity Danceathon - Saturday 8th December 10:00am - 12:00pm
Wroughton Infant School Hall, School Lane, SN4 9LE
Two hours of fun and dancing with a combination of Bounce DanceFit with Ann-Marie Sealey and Zumba with Jade Sealey. This is appropriate for all ages and all fitness levels.
Entry fee is £5 along with a food or gift donation. 100% of proceeds will be donated.
Carols by Candlelight￼ - Saturday 8th December 6pm – 7:30pm
Lower Shaw Farm, Old Shaw Lane, Shaw, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN5 5PJ
An old-fashioned twenty-first century evening in the farmyard and the old cowshed, with all the right seasonal ingredients to eat, drink, see, hear, and sing! A roaring fire to keep us warm; Jake and his performing circus crew; the Swindon Scratch Choir to lift our singing spirits; fire jugglers to juggle fire; and cartloads of carols for us all to sing, together.
This event raises money for the homeless in Swindon at Christmas and local charities. Price includes seasonal hot drink and mince pie.
Adult £5 • Child £2. Suitable for all ages. No need to book. Dress up warm and bring a torch. Full details here.
The Beehive's Christmas Raffle - Draw being done on Saturday 15th December / tickets available until closing time Friday 14th December - The Beehive Pub, 55 Prospect Hill, Swindon SN1 3JS
The Beehive's phenomenal Christmas Raffle is in its 3rd year. Over 250 prizes have been donated so far - make sure you have an opportunity to win a prize, with all proceeds being donated to Christmas Care.
Prizes include: lots of brewery gift packs; a selection of luxury spirits; restaurant and pub vouchers; brewery tour vouchers; a selection of food hampers; days out; health & beauty vouchers; prints & pictures; and much, much more!