Event Fundraising for Small Charities: MOB Events
Monday, 3 April 2017 from 14:00 to 16:00 (BST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
MOBs can be anything – mud runs, obstacle courses, adventure races, costume chases – but what really defines them is that they are hyper social, they are often team based, and they are a whole lotta fun.
Since 2007, there has been a 700% increase in mass participation events (Eventbrite / Just Giving data). Runs account for 18 of the 25 largest third party fundraising events.
Fundraising for MOB events is up by 18% - so the question is, as a small charity, how can you get involved in this market?
During this Seminar Sarah will explore trends in the market and explore what is next for fundraising events. She will offer advice on how to enter the MOB market, with opportunities for small and large budgets, and will explore creative ways to make your investment go further and how to maximise your fundraising.
Following the Seminar we will run a Q & A session and workshop, giving all attendees the opportunity to share their experience and knowledge in the subject. During the workshop we will explore ways in which attendee charitable organisations can collaborate to create valuable fundraising experiences on a small budget.
This Seminar will be ideal for you if you are looking to develop your charity's fundraising events programme to include MOB events, with a view to:
• Increase fundraising
• Attract a new demographic of supporter to your charity
• Raise your charity's profile
The seminar will give you a thorough understanding of the MOB market, as well as plenty of advice on different ways to enter the market, to give you the maximum Return on Investment.
Sarah King, Director, Gladiator Events Ltd.
Sarah King, Director of Gladiator Events, is the Founder and Race Director of The Gauntlet Games and The Muddy Dog Challenge, two of the UK’s fastest growing obstacle races. Sarah is also the Founder and former Race Director of The Major Series, created in 2011, which became the UK’s third largest obstacle race within two years and which won the title of the UK’s best Trial run at the National Running Awards.
Gladiator Events is an Event Production Company based in London with a mission to provide you, your team, your fundraisers or your friends with awesome experiences to energise and inspire. With so many fundraising challenges taking place and with a rapidly growing obstacle racing market, we understand that it is essential to create something different to inspire people and to make that important as for funds. We work closely with our charity clients from the initial stage of planning an event, using our experience in the Industry to ensure that the event concept is innovative and unique, will meet the objective and ultimately will provide the Return on Investment required.
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Saunderton train station is less than 5 minutes away from the venue with great links to and from London Marylebone and Aylesbury. Journeys can be planned through the Chiltern Railways website: www.chilternrailways.co.uk/
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The Clare Foundation (TCF) reserves the right to postpone, amend or cancel any seminar and further reserves the right, but is not obliged to, to offer an alternative without any responsibility on its part in the unfortunate circumstances of:
An event or occurrence beyond the reasonable control of TCF which causes or is likely to prevent TCF from performing its obligations.
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