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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....

Lynx partnership with Brighton Pride benefits Rainbow Fund

Lynx partners with Brighton Pride to launch limited edition Unity Pride body spray. THE RAINBOW version is available exclusively in Superdrug throughout the summer, following the launch of Lynx Unity earlier this year. Lynx, the UK’s leading male grooming brand, has teamed up...

Brighton Bear Weekend raise £8,460 for Rainbow Fund

Brighton Bear Weekend (BBW) organisers hosted a thank you party at the Camelford Arms on Tuesday, July 10 to thank volunteers, performers and venue owners who helped stage BBW 2018 from June 14-17. THE weekend was raising money for the Rainbow Fund, a Brighton based fund who give...

Rainbow Fund grants round – final call for applications

Rainbow Fund make final call reminding LGBT/HIV groups and organisations applications to their Annual Funding Round are now open and close on August 31. THE online application form, together with an explanation of this year’s criteria, can be found on The Rainbow Fund website at...

Rainbow Fund Annual Grants Round for 2018 now open

The Rainbow Fund Annual Grants Round is now open. APPLICATION are invited from groups and organisations to fund, or part fund, LGBT+ specific, or HIV specific, projects in Brighton and Hove that deliver effective front line services to LGBT+ people in the city. Chris Gull, Chair...

Record numbers expected for Brighton Bear Weekend 2018

Organisers of the Brighton Bear Weekend (BBW) secure biggest prize fund yet, worth over £2,500 for this years fundraising raffle. RAFFLE prizes include a money can’t buy one-off piece of art worth over £1,700 from The Strange Case Company called Master Tom, and ten party...

Rainbow Chorus are top of the class – it’s official!

Brighton’s longest established LGBT+ chorus win first Golden Handbag of the season and help raise £540 for the Rainbow Fund. TWENTY seven teams from local LGBT+ community organisations and businesses battled it out at Charles Street Tap on Tuesday night (May 15) to...

Annual Easter Bonnet Parade raises £1,883.66 for Rainbow Fund

The annual Easter Bonnet Parade and Charity Drag Races organised between the Bedford Tavern and Grosvenor Bar in Hove, drew a huge crowd to Little Western Street on Easter Sunday. AN amazing £1,883.66 was raised for the Rainbow Fund to distribute through their independent grants...

Easter Eggheads at the ready!

Time to test your knowledge and crack those eggheads with the Brighton Bear Easter Quiz. Put a team together and trot down to the Camelford Arms on Thursday, March 29. Grab a table, answer the most questions correctly and £300 prize money, is there for the taking. The quiz starts...

Brighton Bear Christmas Quiz raises £278.73 for Rainbow Fund

The annual Brighton Bear Christmas Quiz organised by Brighton Bear Weekend at the Camelford Arms raises £278.73 for Rainbow Fund. THE Camelford was so busy for the annual Christmas quiz people were perched on the bar and sat in the Moroccan garden out the back to play. This yea...