Previous fundraising events
Aspirations Greek Dining Experience March 2019:
Thankyou to Stavros and all of the staff at the amazing Syrtaki Restaurant in Westcliff.
Super food and a fun night to raise money to help young people achieve their potential.
Thank you to everyone who joined us on this lovely evening, we wouldn't be able to raise our funds without your support.
Aspirations Christmas Lunch 2018:
Aspirations had a superb fundraising Christmas lunch at the Roslin Beach Hotel on the 30th November 2018 from 12.30pm.
The lunch included a traditional three course Christmas lunch including prawn cocktail to start, turkey for main and Christmas pudding to finish.
Our Patron, Jacqui Dallimore, who is also the managing Director if the hotel ensured we had an excellent lunch which was generously donated by the Roslin to help us be able to make awards to even more Southend young people.
Another successful fundraising event took place at the fabulous Cafe Masala, Thorpe Bay. Altan and his team served up a mouth watering meal and all 31 guests enjoyed the curry night.
We raised a total of £450 including a raffle and some generous donations from two of the guests who attended the evening. Thank you again to everyone who joined us.
Another fantastic fundraising lunch was enjoyed at the Pearl Dragon. We raised a total of £150. The food was fabulous and thanks again to Tony and Linda Law and staff for their generosity and looking after us so well.
A big thank you to everyone who attended our Aspirations Christmas lunch at the Royal Hotel on the 5th of December, we raised a total of £559. This included the lunch, the raffle and generous donations from some of our guests. Thank you again to everyone who has given donations to Aspirations this year enabling us support many young people in Southend with grants. We wish everyone a very merry Christmas and a healthy prosperous New Year.
Roslin Beach Hotel:
This was the Roslin Beach Hotel fund raising gala dinner, with musical entertainment from David Stanley and magic from Phil Stepney. Over seventy five guests joined us and together raised £2000 for the charity. Our thanks to Jacqui Dallimore and the Roslin Beach Hotel for their generosity.
Gleneagles Guest House:
Aspirations enjoyed a very sunny afternoon on the terrace at Gleneagles Guest House in July. We were served a delicious selection of sandwiches and cakes together with scones, cream and jam for a spectacular afternoon tea. All washed down with a plentiful supply of tea. Some guests also chose to enjoy a glass or two of wine to make the most of a glorious summer afternoon. Many thanks to those who attended and helped to boost our funds.
This fundraising evening was held at the Pearl Dragon where singer Reggie Manus freely donated his time to entertain.
This fundraising event was held at the Mughal Dynasty in Leigh-On-Sea.
Singer Devon Mason (Miss Essex) joined Aspirations at the event to entertain guests.
Aspirations most recent fundraising event was a quiz night held at Iveagh Hall, Leigh-On-Sea, April 2016.
Another successful fundraising meal on the 15th May 2016 at Gentings Casino.
House of Lords:
A dinner chosen at the House of Lords where Aspirations were honoured to be the Charity chosen.
In the photo Sir David Amess is introducing the speaker Lord Carrington.
Chase High School:
A very successful quiz night was held to raise money for the Aspirations fund.
The fundraising event took place at Chase High School.