The annual Agents Giving Charity Ball, sponsored by Homelet and Let Alliance and supported by Reapit and Foxtons was hosted at The Epsom Downs Racecourse last Friday and celebrated the outstanding fundraising efforts of the property industry.
The Kerfuffle Gin Bar helped the drinks flow while enjoying stunning balcony views over the historic Surrey racecourse at sunset. Strictly dancing entertained guests through dinner with Dancing with The Stars professional Joanne Banham and Guy Duggen from Wright Rhythm. The Band ‘Souled Out’ ensured everyone was on their feet dancing the night away!
The Fundraising Champions winners were proudly named at the ball announced by Agents Giving Patron Phil Spencer with Thomas Morris and Reeds Rains winning the joint Best Company Fundraising and Paramount and the Do It for Dom Team joint winners for Best Team Fundraising.
The Best Individual Fundraising was won by Jamie Aspland from Pygott & Crone.
While Dawsons were crowned Best Social Media Campaign for their fundraising, sponsorship and support of charities, hospitals, schools and community causes.
Propertymark were triumphant in the Best Creative category with their Big Family Walk – getting the industry moving.
Nicol & Co and Godfrey Haire of Arun Estates took home the joint award for Special Fundraising. Nicol & Co for their ongoing support of The Grace Keely Childhood Cancer Trust, competitions for children during lockdown and raising funds for NHS Charities Together and for making hospital supplies. Godfrey’s tireless commitment to provide support and fundraising for The Rainbow Trust by daily 10k cycle challenges during lockdown and most recently donating one of his kidneys to his son
Henry who has been ill since birth, the family and many others are supported by The Rainbow Trust.
Suppliers to the industry were also recognized with GoTo Group being successful in the Best Industry Supplier Fundraising category.
A special industry award for Outstanding Contribution sponsored by Propertymark was won by Stephen J Brown for spearheading the highly successful computers for school’s campaign supporting children and their online learning during lockdown.
The CSR award was won by Paramount with their fresh approach to CSR and their frontline charitable work to help make a difference to those in need in their local community.
Michael Stoop, Chairman of Agents Giving, commented: “The Agents Giving Ball was an opportunity for the industry to come together for a night of glamour and celebration after the last 18 months. We were absolutely delighted to announce the Fundraising Champion Awards and all the winners should be very proud of what they have achieved for their local charities. We would like to thank our sponsors, supporters, donators, partners and guests for a wonderful evening”.
Thanks to our Fundraising Champion Awards Category Sponsors’; Propertymark, National Home Move, Stephen J Brown Consultancy, The Property Franchise Group, Estate Agent Content, Zoopla, Just Move In, Foxtons, Broomham Recruitment, J P Gardner & Associates and The ESTAS.
Thank you to our kind donators for our charity auction; Foxtons, National Home Move, Phil Spencer, The Depositary, SDL Auctions, Northfields, Holify Spaces, Drivers & Norris and Boomin.
Thank you to our kind donators for the charity raffle; Paramount, Moneypenny, Estate Agent Content, Drivers & Norris, The Jockey Club, The ValPal Network, Kremer Signs, Veco by Eurolink and Vaboo.
To see the Fundraising Champions Winners click here
To see the photos from the evening click here