Dan Henchman
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Dan Henchman
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28 Jun 2013

Ballroom dancing
Why not put on your dancing shoes and host an evening featuring the Foxtrot, Waltz and other popular dances?

Barn dance
Do you know someone who owns a barn, who may let you use this for a night? If so, you can put on your best line dancing shoes and invite your friends over for some dancing and fundraising

Battle of the bands
If you know some local bands, why not host a battle of the bands competition, and ask for donations for entry? Bands may donate their time for free, especially with the chance to be crowned the winner!

Coffee morning
You could see if you can use a venue for free for a few hours, and welcome the local community for a coffee morning, charging for coffee, tea and biscuits sold

From classical to rock, whatever your music taste, you can host a concert to raise funds

Cocktail evening
From Cosmopolitans to Mojitos, you can serve up a selection of cocktails for your friends, with a donation in return for the delightful drinks

Come Dine with Me
Do you like the popular TV show? You could host a Come Dine with Me evening, with guests each bringing a course. Ask people to donate what they think their meal was worth

Dinner dance
You could organise an evening of fine dining and disco dancing, raising funds through ticket sales

Eighties night
Put Duran Duran on the stereo and ask guests to wear their best eighties themed outfit, with prizes for the best dressed!

Fashion show
Put your best fashion foot forward and step out on the catwalk! Ask your local clothes stores to borrow clothes for the evening to showcase the latest trends

Film night
Invite your friends round for a film night and ask for a donation to take part. From Disney to musicals, there are lots of themes you can choose from

Indulgence evening
Throw an evening of pampering and indulgence

International evening
Host a themed evening, such as a night of French food and wine

Jazz night
Like Miles Davis? Then why not host a night of jazz music. There might be local jazz musicians who are willing to donate their time

Library group
You can set up a group in your local community to swap books, and make a small donation to Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research for each book swapped

Masquerade ball
This is a great themed event where guests can buy tickets to attend in their costumes and masks

Night at the races
Host a Race Night, where people can buy tickets to attend and companies can sponsor races

Opera evening
You could get a group discount and donate the savings to Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research

Pyjama party
Ask people to donate £1 to take part - you could even do this at work!

Question of Sport evening
Get some teams together for an evening to test your sports knowledge

Reunion party
Hold a fundraising high school re-union in aid of Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research

Shopping evening
Invite local companies to hold a stall, donating a percentage of their sales to the charity

Stars in Your Eyes evening
Ask for a donation for entry and your guests can dress up like their favourite music star and sing their biggest hit!

Street party
Throw a Street Party where you live and you can sell cakes, sandwiches and scones to raise funds

Variety show
Host your own Britain’s Got Talent style event, with acts making a donation to take part

Wine tasting evening
Ask guests to make a donation for each different type of wine they sample

X Factor event
Do you think you’ve got the X Factor? Host your own singing event and see who will be crowned the winner, with singers and groups making a donation to take part

Zombie themed party
You could do a horror or comedy theme, including costumes and classic zombie movies