The judging panel of Delight of Cricket Awards has shortlisted the entry checklist. Learn their nominations and vote on your favorite…
The judging panel of the Delight of Cricket Awards has shortlisted the entry checklist of LV = Fundraising Hero.
Learn their nominations and vote on your favorite.
Voting is open till 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 5.
Dr. Chris Neil Gunn, Fullwood and Broughton CC
Andrew Durham, Horley CC
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Dr. Chris Neil Gunn – Fullwood and Broughton CC
Chris is an progressive fundraiser with ardour, perception and drive. He just lately got here on the Fulwood and Broughton CC committee and introduced a fundraising technique with concepts, initiatives and actions that he (and the membership) may begin implementing.
After attending on-line seminars and trying out what belief funds and grants is likely to be out there, Chris began a crowdfunding marketing campaign. It raised within the area of £23,000. Concurrently, they pursued grants and different fundraising alternatives, together with the Cricket Abilities household night time, which was attended by over 100 folks, elevating £1,500.
A race night time and summer season raffle every raised roughly £1,000. One Golf Day this autumn is ready to boost practically 3,000 kilos.
Chris has made a number of profitable purposes for varied belief funds and nationwide governing physique grants, together with a £10,000 grant from The Harris Belief to go in the direction of grassroots growth.
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Andrew Durham, Horley CC
In 2022 Horley Cricket Membership opened a brand new web facility at a price of £58,000.
The membership was determined to switch its previous, worn-out nets, which had solely been sustained by Andrew’s relentless efforts to patch up.
The membership committee began a fundraising marketing campaign and Andrew began working.
He began the membership’s first fundraising committee and requested dad and mom and senior gamers to volunteer, utilizing the abilities already within the membership. As soon as it was up and working the work began in earnest.
His fundraising actions included:
– A extra skilled method to sponsorship
– Raffle rewards from companies in the area people
– Yr-round fundraising occasions
– Batometer, a large cricket bat to mark fundraising efforts
– BBQ in any respect indoor occasions
Andrew’s first occasion was Colts Enjoyable Night time on a Friday on the finish of the season. Inflatables, Coconut Shy, Catapolts, Archery, Cricket Competitions, Shares, Dunkers, BBQ and One in every of Andy’s Raffles. Sponsor Kemex donated a test for £5,000.
The second occasion they organized was the Tremendous Six Defend: native companies entered groups in a match and have been charged an entry price. Andy’s raffle ran once more, however this time with prizes donated by companies within the match, free bus passes and tickets from Metrobus – an area bus operator.
Each these occasions have been so profitable that they’re now held yearly.
Andy not solely nailed down the Nets facility, however he is at present engaged on our new Heavy Curler marketing campaign.
“He actually is our fundraising hero,” mentioned one membership mate.
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