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Call for votes – Lanterns, Lights, & ‘luminations 2022

Diverse Events CIC calls out for votes to get a share of Tesco’s Community Grants fund We are bidding for a cash boost from the Tesco Community Grants initiative. Tesco works with community charity Groundwork to run its community funding scheme, which sees grants of up to £1,500, £1,000 and £500 awarded to local community projects.

How to add OUR Facebook event to YOUR page

Every event we create on Facebook, we are inundated with requests to ‘co-host’ – there is a much easier way to get our event onto your Facebook page! Open the event you would like to put on your page alongside your other events, press the three dots, then select “Add to Page”. That is it!

Environmental Sustainability

Back in July 2019 we pledged to Festival Vision 2025 which stated that we would: 1 – Reduce waste where possible, aiming for 50% (or more) recycling rates by 2025 2 – Aim to reduce annual diesel consumption by 50% (or more) by 2025, primarily by working with audiences, suppliers and artists to positively influence

Tesco Bags of Help – Success!

Diverse Events CIC has been successful in getting a share of a Tesco’s Community Grants fund. We were the second most voted cause, which means we have been granted £1,000.00 to go towards a community event in Plymouth. Tesco’s Community Grants scheme has already provided over £90 million to more than 40,000 projects across Britain.

Saltash Silent Disco – Review

  Even though we were only partially successful in our application to run a variety of silent discos through Saltash, we still had lots of fun running a silent disco in the youth village on the Saturday of the Saltash May Fair, and running 9 silent wellbeing sessions on the Sunday of the Saltash May

Saltash Silent Disco

We have been semi-successful in our application to run silent discos through Saltash! We had initially planned for involvement with various community groups in Saltash, across various locations (silent disco under the lit up Cornish Cross at night, anyone?!), unfortunately we were only semi-successful with our funding bid. The bid will now fund one silent

Keyham Community Sparks

We are involved in bids on two projects for Keyham Community Sparks. The first project idea is to bring the community together, in small localised groups, at five events using silent disco equipment in novel settings around Keyham and to have fun. Locations may include: Alexandra Park, North Down Crescent Play Area, Keyham Green Places,

Diverse Events CIC call out for votes!

Diverse Events CIC calls out for votes to get a share of Tesco’s Community Grants fund We are bidding for a cash boost from the Tesco Community Grants initiative. Tesco works with community charity Groundwork to run its community funding scheme, which sees grants of up to £1,500, £1,000 and £500 awarded to local community

Thank you ASDA Foundation (and POP!)

Diverse Events CIC has been fortunate enough to receive a grant from the Asda Foundation‘s “Bringing Communities Back Together” fund which has the mission to “Transform Communities and Improve Lives”. We used this funding (topped up by Plymouth Octopus Project‘s £250 a pop) to purchase event resources, including two 3m x 3m gazebos, and some

Best Events Management Company 2021 – South West

LUXlife magazine has announced the winners of the 2021 Hospitality Awards and Diverse Events has been announced as the “Best Events Management Company 2021 – South West”! Now running in it’s sixth consecutive year, the LUXlife Hospitality Awards is back to recognise and award businesses that have been consistent with adapting to keep up their