Gala Bingo raises over £223,000 for Comic Relief

first_img About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Howard Lake | 23 May 2007 | News Tagged with: corporate Events Gala Bingo raises over £223,000 for Comic Relief  23 total views,  3 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Gala Bingo’s members and staff across the UK raised £223,134.13 for Comic Relief this year by hosting a wide range of humorous events.The managers of the three West Yorkshire clubs dressed up as chickens for a sponsored cycle, Cumbernauld’s manager was auctioned off as a cleaner and Leicester’s manager was “gunged” on stage in his club. Funds were also raised through Comic Relief games online at galabingo.co.uk and on Gala TV available on Sky channel 841. Celebrity Sharon Osbourne hosted the first dedicated Comic Relief bingo game online. Advertisementlast_img read more