Help support the Foundation’s work through fundraising activities. We are delighted to work with you in support of your activities and can provide you with further information and, where appropriate, branded merchandise.
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Or call: +44 (0)141 270 7677
UK GO Awards donates to Realising Dreams Foundation
Over 500 representatives from across the country packed into the Manchester Hilton Deansgate earlier this month (March ’17) for the UK National Government Opportunities (GO) Awards. Generous donations totalled £1496 for The Realising Dreams Foundation extending the funds to support talented young people.
This wonderful public procurement agency have long been supporters of our work. At each of their awards events (in Manchester, Glasgow and Cardiff) they nominate The Realising Dreams Foundation as their chosen charity.
In Manchester we also showcased our latest video featuring some of our successful applicants and how our support is helping them realise their dreams.
Thank-you to everyone!
BIP Charity Night Raises £1,030 for Realising Dreams
Huge thanks once again to the fundraising efforts of the employees from BiP Solutions. We are extremely grateful to be their nominated charity. This latest ladies charity night was held in Glasgow in mid February. Employees from across the company also supported through a raffle. In total they raised a wonderful £1,030! Thank you all so much for your continued support. We have been receiving some exciting new applications and look forward to supporting more young people to realise their dreams. We couldn’t do it without your help!
An incredible donation of nearly £3,000 has been received by The Realising Dreams Foundation thanks to the amazing generosity of those attending The Government Opportunities Scotland awards event in Glasgow (11th November 2016).
Celebrating success and recognising excellence are traits shared between our foundation and Government Opportunities (GO) who work alongside public sector procurement organsiations to share good practice and celebrate excellence.
Their national awards ceremonies are held in Cardiff, Manchester and Glasgow. We are very grateful they chose The Realising Dreams Foundation as their nominated charity.
By making a donation, guests were entered into a prize draw with a chance to win prizes including, a balloon ride for 2 people donated by Stannah, afternoon tea for 4 in Chats bar at the Glasgow Marriott hotel and a bottle of champagne.
Thank- you again for your generous donation!
Cardiff Go Awards raises £777
The GO Awards held its first ever event in Cardiff recently to recognise and celebrate success in procurement.
During their awards dinner, we were honoured to be their nominated charity, giving us the opportunity to spread the word about our work and invite donations.
For every donation made, guests were entered into a prize draw with the chance of winning either a Sunday lunch for two donated by the Marriott Cardiff or a Blue Letter day experience.
We are grateful for the generosity of guests who together helped us to raise a further £777 for The Realising Dreams Foundation. Thank you all so much!
BiP employee Psychic Night raises £385
Our prime sponsors – BiP Solutions – hosted a charity Psychic Night in August and raised a wonderful £385 for our foundation.
The charity team at BiP Solutions (a leading provider of procurement support to public and private sectors) believe very strongly in the importance to give back.
The company believe that good procurement can create real social benefit. But they go a step further through the work of their charity committee who organise regular charitable and fun events for employees.
We are honoured that they have chosen the Realising Dreams Foundation as their nominated charity.
Thank-you so much for your generosity and commitment to helping others
BiP Solutions fundraise event 2014-2015
GO Awards Scotland 2015-16
Wonderful evening for The Realising Dreams Foundation at last night’s Government Opportunities (GO) Awards. It was our first national event to help spread the word about the work of our charity. Our presentation was well received and encouraged donations which totalled nearly £2,800! We are touched by everyone’s generosity and know it will help us make a difference to the lives of even more children.
Thank you also to Able2Sail and the Aurora Hotels Collection for the prizes they donated to our prize draw.
An excellent night for everyone.
REPSOL Nuevas Energias UK 2015
GO Awards Scotland 2014