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Bristol Giving Day – What’s Happening?

Bristol Giving Day – insider information on where and what’s happening, how to get involved and instigate your own activities!

Bristol Giving Day’s been in the news lately with stories in both the Bristol Post and Bristol 24/7 so you’re in good company!

This week we reveal the fun and entertainment powering Bristol Giving Day on 10 October – what’s happening, when and how you can join in.  If your activity isn’t featured here or the event changes, send details to Emma.Gregory@quartetcf.org.uk and she’ll spread the word for you. 

Unite Students are getting in early with the Big Bristol Quiz launching on 9 October, 6:30pm at The Trinity Centre.

Bristol Junior Chamber are also anticipating the day, proposing an Informal pitching and networking event on 9 October at 6pm at the Broken Dock restaurant, Millennium Promenade, Bristol BS1 5SY.  Be inspired by guest speaker Mr Andrew Wyatt, a former RAF acrobatic pilot with the Red Arrows. Secure your tickets (£15) and donate at https://www.fundsurfer.com/crowdfund/fab

Temple Quay businesses, spearheaded by Bristol Giving Day sponsors Bank of Ireland UK and Burges Salmon are aiming high with Young Bristol’s climbing wall installed in Temple Square on Bristol Giving Day, 10 October.  Businesses will be taking on a climbing challenge, attempting as many ascents as possible in 30 minutes.   Climbers will be energised by music from local charity Changing Tunes too.

Are you a business high flier? Circomedia will be training Bristol’s boldest on the flying trapeze at St Paul’s Church, Portland Square, Bristol BS2 8SJ.  To show you’ve got what it takes contact robin@circomedia.com

Ifamax are showing their “generocity” by offering free financial guidance sessions at their office on Bristol Giving Day.  Ask anything finance related, no matter how big or small, face to face or over the phone/Skype/e-mail. Their expertise is free and they hope people will make a donation to www.bristolgivingday.co.uk  Ifamax will also match the donations raised during the day. Find out more on their website.

Top and tailing the extravaganza, Bristol Junior Chamber will also be offering an interactive live theatre experience (5:30 for 6:00pm), held within a central international art centre and gallery. Secure your tickets and donate here.

So what are you doing on Bristol Giving Day? Dress up, dress down, cake sale?  How about joining in the silent disco with City of Bristol College?  To find out more, please contact: emma.gregory@quartetcf.org.uk

We’re infinitely grateful to our Sponsors:

Burges Salmon
Bank of Ireland
Unite

Quartet Community Foundation brings together people who want to help the local community with projects that make a real difference. Our main focus at Quartet Community Foundation is to change people’s lives for the better across the West of England. We are part of a national network of 46 quality accredited Community Foundations that match those who want to give money locally with those organisations and charities working to improve local communities.

Bristol Giving Day will join together businesses and local community causes to spread generosity across the city. One day in the year to inspire extra charitable giving and right proper fun to make a big difference to lots of local causes. Organised by Quartet Community Foundation with the support of the Bristol business community, Bristol Giving Day will be vibrant and inspiring as we join together to love our city.

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