Local business awards

The search is on for a charity partner for the Inspire Business Awards 2018.

The Inspire Steering Committee is seeking a locally based charity partner to raises funds for at the Inspire event on Thursday 22nd November 2018. To make an application please read the information below and submit a short proposal highlighting what value your charity can bring to the Inspire event.


  • Must be a local or regional charity that is active in the following areas; Farnborough, Aldershot, Hartley Witney, Hook, Fleet, Basingstoke, Andover.
  • Full promotional rights as charity partner to promote fundraising activity.
  • Sole fundraising activity on the night, last year attracting 550 guests.
  • Fifteen minutes dedicated to fundraising activity or entertainment during the event.
  • All funds raised from the activity on the evening will go to the charity.


Please email a one-page proposal of what value your charity could bring to the Inspire Business Awards event. Please include information on.

  • The fundraising activity/entertainment that you would like to run.
  • Any existing local business supporters and fundraising events already taking place.
  • Any patrons or celebrity endorsement. Can the charity provide a celebrity speaker or compere for the evening?
  • Must be able to demonstrate a capacity to take on the work involved in organising the activity for this event.

Entries to be emailed to Destination Basingstoke: kathryn.price@destinationbasingstoke.co.uk.

Closing date for entries 19th April 2018.