10 steps to a successful event

  1. Choose a date and venue (is the venue wheelchair/pushchair friendly?).
  2. Ask friends, family, colleagues or students to get involved and help with preparation or on the day.
  3. Budget the costs of the event and your expected income.
  4. Promote your event! Use social media, emails and letters. Contact us for posters.
  5. Keep it safe and legal.
  6. Raise as much money as possible! Open a Virgin Money Giving page, use sponsorship forms & Gift Aid forms.
  7. Have fun and enjoy your event! Remember to take photos or film some of your event.
  8. Thank your guests for coming and for their donations.
  9. Pay In the money and email us your photos and videos (make sure you have permission for them to be used publicly).
  10. Relax!