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03
Oct

Dates revealed for Brighton Bear Weekend 2019 – a Rainbow Fund fundraiser

The organising team behind Brighton Bear Weekend reveal the 2019 event will run from Thursday, June 13 to Sunday, June 16. OVER recent years, Brighton Bear Weekend (BBW) has gone from strength to strength, and is now widely recognised as the one of the biggest and best bear...
26
Sep

Brighton Pride 2018 raise record £250,000 for good causes including Rainbow Fund

Brighton Pride smash all previous records, raising £250,000 for good causes in Brighton & Hove during Pride 2018. THIS record amount will be distributed as gran ts to LGBT+/HIV organisations and generic community groups through the Rainbow Fund, Pride Social Impact Fund,...
25
Sep

Local artist paints Freddie Mercury for Rainbow Fund

Local artist, Lez Ingham supports Hibernation 2018 fundraising luncheon with new painting of Freddie Mercury. LAST year Lez donated a painting of George Michael which was auctioned at Hibernation, the community luncheon organised by Bear-Patrol raising £3,300 for the work of the...
24
Sep

Charles Street Tap raise £680.44 for the Rainbow Fund

Rupert Ellick and Chris Marshall, general manager of Charles Street Tap, celebrated their combined birthdays on Sunday, September 2 to raise money for the Rainbow Fund. CHRIS Marshall (pictured) accepts a certificate of thanks from the Rainbow Fund. Artists donating their time on...
24
Sep

Bedford Tavern raise £650 for Rainbow Fund

Bedford Tavern are committed to raising funds for all LGBT/HIV organisations in the city. GOLDEN Handbag Favourite Barman Matt Richards and Adam Brooks, the multiple winner of the Golden Handbag Favourite Landlord award, receive certificate for raising £650 for Rainbow Fund...
18
Sep

Call out for raffle and charity prizes for Hibernation

Danny Dwyer at Bear-Patrol HQ is currently organising on behalf of Bear-Patrol the annual community ‘Hibernation’ charity luncheon on Sunday, October 21 at The Old Ship Hotel. THIS year Bear-Patrol will be raising money for MindOut the LGBTQ Mental Health Servic...
18
Sep

Zoe and Lola to host Rainbow Fund awards evening

The Rainbow Fund LGBT+ Community Grants presentation evening this year takes place at The Hilton Brighton Metropole on Monday, October 15 starting at 7pm. THE Independent Grants Panel are currently considering a record 23 grant applications from LGBT+/HIV groups and organisation...
24
Aug

Brighton businesses support the LGBT+ communities during Pride

Brighton businesses donate to Rainbow Fund from Pride weekend activities. APART from Pride’s direct fundraising through ticket sales and other events, businesses across the city held independent fundraising events, and have entrusted The Rainbow Fund to distribute the funds they...
21
Aug

New shakers and buckets for Rainbow Fund

Danny Dwyer, organiser of Bear Patrol organises new shakers and fundraising buckets for bars and shops to support the work of the Rainbow Fund. Look out for bright yellow shakers and buckets that are popping up in bars and shops all over the city to capture your spare change....
20
Aug

Legends raise £4,050.69 for Rainbow Fund

Legends raise £4,050.69 for the Rainbow Fund at their Sunday Cabaret extravaganza on Pride Sunday (August 5). THE total raised was made up of £3,050.69 collected in buckets and a £1,000 personal donation from Tony Chapman, the owner of Legends. Along with Legends’...