Fundraising

October 2021

‘When We Were Kings’

A huge thank you to Richmond Osei, who donated an amazing £775 to us from the sales of his book ‘Dylan’s Dilemma‘ together with sales and vendor contributions from his ‘When We Were Kings‘ pop up shop in Croydon, South London during Black History Month.

Please look out for Richmond’s book on Amazon and other independent book shops.

Black History Month Online Quiz

A lot of fun was had by all who participated in our annual Black History Month Quiz. This year it was spiced up with live performances, all the way from Grenada, by Soca artists Top Cat and Nabil Abbu who had as dancing in our living rooms.

Thank you, through your participation and donations we raised £405!

May 2021

May Fitness

During the month of May we held over 20 fitness and dance online classes with professional instructors. We got fit and shook our bodies whilst raising money for a great cause! A huge thank you to everyone who took part. Here’s just a small selection of some of the classes that we worked up a sweat and had fun in.

Zumba with Louise
3D Body Core Workout with Brian
We Got the Funk with Collette

You helped us raised an amazing £397.40!


April 2021

Walk Grenada

We challenged our supporters to walk, run, skip, wheel their way around the circumference of Grenada (in their imagination of course!) in the month of April. It was a 75mile/121km journey passing through all the beautiful parishes of the Isle of Spice. Thank you to those who sponsored our participants!

Your sponsorship helped us to raise £550!


Feb – April 2021

Give Up & Give Back

The Sunshine Foundation committee members and friends took part in our Give Up, Give Back challenge. We gave up various pleasures over the period of Lent (40 days) and donated the money saved.

Thank you to everyone who took part and well done for getting through it!

You helped us to raise an amazing £345!


Oct 2020

Black History Month Quiz

This year we had to do our annual quiz a little differently, but it was still good fun. Thank you to Akuba for entertaining us with a Ghanian story and Basq Lyon for his captivating and poignant poetry.

Congratulations to the winners, Team 3BB. Who will take them on next year?


July 2020

2.6 Headstand Challenge  

Our Chair, Yvonne did a fantastic headstand challenge to raise money for us and the ACLT (African Caribbean Leukaemia Trust ) two years to the day of  having been diagnosed with Leukaemia herself. With your support she raised an amazing  £2,000.  

Click here for more photos and videos 

Headstand July 2020 1

Our fundraisers are always a lot of fun! We love to bring the community together to enjoy themselves whilst raising much needed funds. We hold several fundraisers each year including our now well renowned Sunshine Showcase evenings, Black History Month Quizzes, Games and Quiz nights, Caribbean evenings and sponsored walks.

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Ongoing fundraising

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Where your money goes

The money we collect from events and donations goes towards a variety of work here in the UK and in Grenada.

 

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