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Brandwatch Pride Committee

Brandwatch Fundraising

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]We’re delighted that our first spotlight focuses on [url=https://www.switchboard.org.uk/ ]Switchboard[/url], a LGBTQ+ charity in Brighton & Hove. [/p][p][img][/img][/p][p][b][u]Why is this an important charity to support? [/u][/b][/p][p]Switchboard provides LGBTQ+ people a community to feel safe in, to grow in confidence and realise their own unique potential. We believe everyone should be able to live their true lives without fear or judgement. [/p][p]Our goal is for Brandwatch to provide ongoing support to Switchboard, and to donate our services as well as continuing fundraising activities.[/p][p][i]“Set up in 1975 Switchboard has been listening to, informing and supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people in Brighton & Hove and beyond.”[/i][/p][p][b][u]Here’s what your money could support:[/u][/b][/p][p][b]£5 [/b]will support a caller to our helpline, providing a listening ear and emotional support to someone who may otherwise have nowhere to turn [/p][p][b]£10[/b] will help us to support a trans survivor of sexual violence through providing support through our Trans Survivors Helpline and Drop In [/p][p][b]£25[/b] will fund an older LGBTQ person to attend a weekly social group, combating loneliness and isolation [/p][p][b]£50[/b] will fund an individual attending our LGBTQ Disability Project and help us to raise awareness of the barriers that LGBTQ disabled people face [/p][p][b]£100[/b] will allow us to recruit, train and support an LGBTQ volunteer to join our health and inclusion volunteer researcher programme, leading to a better understanding of the health inequalities that LGBTQ people face today [/p][p][b]£250[/b] will fund us to support an LGBTQ person living with dementia or memory loss to attend our Rainbow Dementia Café for a year [/p][p][b]£500[/b] will fund us to run a LGBTQ Awareness Training course to raise awareness of LGBTQ issues and inequalities [/p][p][b]£1000 [/b]will enable us to run 6 [b]specialised support sessions [/b]for[b] Trans, Non-Binary and Intersex [/b]people[b], [/b]combating [b]social isolation, reducing risk of suicide[/b] and[b] improving mental health [/b][/p][p][b]£1500 [/b]will fund a six week Grief Encounters course, helping us to support LGBTQ people who have been bereaved[/p][p][b]£5000[/b] will fund us to run our Rainbow Dementia Café and support LGBTQ people living with dementia or memory loss for a whole year[/p][p][b]Switchboard were featured on BBC news:[/b][/p][vmgvideo class="ql-video" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="true" src="https://player.vimeo.com/video/344038568/"][/vmgvideo][p][br][/p]
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Event

Personal Challenge Date

03 Aug 2019

Supporters

Aug 5, 2019

WM

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Aug 2, 2019

James T

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Aug 2, 2019

Al P

£5.00 plus £1.25 Gift Aid

Aug 2, 2019

Anonymous

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Aug 2, 2019

Geee

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Aug 2, 2019

Tom C

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Aug 2, 2019

Chris D

£5.00 plus £1.25 Gift Aid

Aug 2, 2019

Anonymous

£5.00 plus £1.25 Gift Aid

Jul 31, 2019

Anonymous

£5.00 plus £1.25 Gift Aid

Jul 31, 2019

Katie A

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid