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Rainbow Fund announce Spring small grants round

Rainbow Fund announce extra funding round for 2018. This will be a small grants round offering up to £1,000 per eligible group or organisation. For details of eligibility and criteria, click here: Deadline for applications is Friday, March 2. Chris Gull, Chair of the Rainbow...

Brighton Bear Halloween party breaks the vault for Rainbow Fund

This year’s annual Brighton Bear Halloween party raised a record breaking £533 for the Rainbow Fund. THE Night of The Living Zomibears held at Subline on October 27 was a huge success with many turning out in costume to enjoy the raucous party atmosphere. Top prizes donated...

Lunch Positive thanks Rainbow Fund for supporting people with HIV

I would like to say thank you to the Rainbow Fund and everyone who raises funds for it. THE grant of £8.082 which Lunch Positive has received for 2017-18 will have a huge impact on over 140 people who use and volunteer for Lunch Positive. We are especially grateful that the...

Rainbow Fund call summit for LGBT+ and HIV sectors on October 16

Rainbow Fund call the first annual Brighton & Hove LGBT+ and HIV sectors summit at Brighton Metropole Hotel on Monday, October 16. The Rainbow Fund is the central hub for community fundraising, created to support the LGBT+ and HIV communities in Brighton and Hove. Each year...

Bear-Patrol raise £716.61 for Rainbow Fund

Bear-Patrol raised a total of £716.61 for the Rainbow Fund over the Pride weekend. The money was raised at the Bear-Patrol pre-Pride Quiz at the Camelford Arms on August 3 (special thanks to the Co-Op Funeral Care who donated the wonderful hamper prize) which was won by the...

Brighton Bear Weekend raise record amount for Rainbow Fund

Brighton Bear Weekend (BBW) raise £11,855 for the Rainbow Fund, Lunch Positive and Brighton & Hove Community Safety Forum during their events in 2016-2017. The record breaking amount (£4,000 more than 2015-16) was raised from a variety of events during the year including quiz...

Cowboys and Queens raise £300 for Rainbow Fund

DJ Claire Fuller receives certificate from Rainbow Fund Chair, Chris Gull, after raising £300 at her Cowboys and Queens cabaret dinner and dance at the Old Ship Hotel at the end of June. The money was raised from the raffle during the dinner which was hosted by Kara Van Park....

Brighton Bear Weekend raise £11,855 for good causes

Brighton Bear Weekend (BBW) smash last years fundraising total raising a magnificent £11,855 from their events in 2016-2017. The grand total was announced last night (July 10) during a special VIP party at the Camelford Arms, to recognise the contributions of all the volunteers,...

Rainbow Fund annual grants round – second call

Applications for The Rainbow Fund’s Annual Grants Round have been open for several weeks. The closing date has been set later this year, on Friday, September 1, so that those involved in Pride have time to recover fully. No applications received after September 1 will be...

Dr Brightons comedy nights raise £950 for Rainbow Fund

Dr Brighton comedy nights on Sundays have raised £950 for good causes this year. Charles Childs, owner of Dr Brightons is pictured receiving a thank you certificate from Chris Gull, Chair of the Rainbow Fund for £950. Charles said: “It makes so much sense to donate our...