FUNDRAISE FOR US
Whether you raise £50 through a quiz, £500 running a marathon or £5,000 putting on a concert, it all makes a vital difference.
Royal Parks Half Marathon. Full details here.
Christmas Carol Singalong
Information Packs 2017
For more inspiration, download our fundraising pack, sponsorship form and events pack.
Many thanks to these incredible fundraisers for all their efforts.
Prize-winning pianist Anne Shingler gave a recital where she performed music by Bach, Kabalevsky, Schubert (arr. Liszt), Janacek, Peter Sculthorpe and Stephen Hough in an intimate setting and donated the proceeds of £375.
Daniel Parkinson organised and conducted the Soundscape Chamber Orchestra at the Royal Northern College of Music in February and raised £720.60.
The Rugby Music Union hold a collection for us at their Christmas Concert and this year they donated £224.50.
Mary Parish has been supporting us for many years, and donates her fees from theory tuition to us. Last year alone she donated £1475.
Students at the Royal Academy of Music chose us as their charity for RAG week and raised £238.98.
Robert Bridge, founder of Knitting Concerts, collects money for charity after each concert and in January he donated £400 to help us help even more musicians.
Here are just a few other ideas for getting involved:
- Instead of giving gifts at Christmas, birthdays or anniversaries, make a donation to Help Musicians UK
- Stage an event like a quiz, gig, concert or even a battle of the bands
- Take on a challenge and raise sponsorship money
- Sell your unwanted instruments, records or anything else on our eBay for Charity account
- Donate your old car via GiveACar
- Shop online and donate via Give as you Live and Easy Fundraising
Keep us posted
If you’re interested in fundraising for us, get in touch with us for inspiration and help, or just to tell us what you’re planning. If you are setting up a JustGiving page then let us know and we can spread the word. Finally, we would love to know more about how and why you raised money for musicians. Please send us your stories and photos.