Throughout the year, we organise, joint-host and are the named charity for lots of fantastic events that help raise funds for Emmanuel House. Here are some events we are currently looking forward to:
Charity Football match
Sunday 2nd September
Nottingham PCSO’s will be playing Hackney Carriage drivers and My Taxi ambassadors to raise money for the EH Support Centre.
Location / Tickets / Times are to be confirmed, watch this space!
The Will Collective Launch
Weds 4th September @ 6pm
The Rough Trade
An evening at the Rough Trade to launch the new creative collective, The Will Collective.
The aim of The Will is to tell authentic stories that deserve to be heard. In the process, their mission is to bring together various members of the community, support local businesses and help start-ups and non-profits flourish. There will be a photography exhibition highlighting the growing issue of homelessness as well as other art work on display. Prints will be for sale in order to raise money for Emmanuel House. This event is free and open to all. Doors open at 6pm.
Poetry Aloud presents Wordology and SolidariTea. at Bird & Blend Tea Co
Saturday 15th September @ 4pm
Bird and Blend Tea Co.
You are invited to an afternoon of poetry and spoken word. Come along and enjoy a cup of tea and hear from some of Nottingham’s best poets. This event is free to attend, all donations are welcome and will go to Emmanuel House Support Centre. Find out more on the Facebook Event Page.
We Shall Overcome’s Big weekend
Friday 5th– Sunday 7th October
We Shall Overcome is a movement of musicians, artists, activists and community organisers who want to do something practical to help those affected by the cost of austerity policies. Over the weekend of 5/6/7 October, amongst many other venues, there will be music gigs at the Running Horse, Jam Café and Emmanuel House that will help to raise money for the people that are experiencing homelessness and isolation. See below for details:
Friday 5th October @ 7pm
Join us for a music showcase at the popular Nottingham venue. Free to attend, donations welcome.
Chapter and Verse
Saturday 6th October @ 4.30pm
Chapter and Verse presents spoken word, comedy and open mic slots. Free to attend, donations welcome.
Music and Refreshments
Sunday 7th October @ 3pm
Emmanuel House Support Centre
Join us as we open our doors 3pm – 5.30pm for music and refreshments. Free to attend, donations welcome.
Thursday 11th October
On Thursday 11th October 2018, business leaders from across Nottingham will give up their bed for one night and help those who don’t have one. CEOs and senior level executives will be braving the elements and sleeping outside to raise awareness and funds. Each participant pledging to raise over £1000 to fight homelessness and poverty in Nottingham, Emmanuel House is one of the three charities funds are raised for. For more information, visit https://www.ceosleepoutuk.com/nottingham/ for more information
WSO presents their Caberet Evening
Saturday 19th October
Join us for an evening of Caberet at The Canal House. A full line-up of caberet acts to be announced soon. Tickets on sale soon. Watch this space!
Sunday 28th Oct
Emmanuel House and the whole of Hockley!
Nottingham’s favourite Hustle is back! 30+ venues, 300+ acts, a few choirs, an orchestra or two, street entertainment, street food, music, dancing, fun and good people. Join the party and help to raise money for charity! Once again, Emmanuel House Support Centre will be open as a venue with music and refreshments. Join us for a great programme of musical entertainment, tea and cake!
Belters Christmas Concert
St Mary’s Church @ 7.30pm
Tuesday 4th December
Join us this December for an evening of musical entertainment from Emmanuel House supporters, Belters Choir. Watch this space for ticket details…
Events so far in 2018
A Service To Remember – Sunday 18th February at 4pm
An occasion for remembering homeless people who have died was held at All Saints Church, Nottingham.
Nottingham Light Night – Friday 23rd February
Our ‘Light, Refreshments and Entertainment’ event was a great success, with many people enjoying musical entertainment from accoustic duo – Big Skies and refreshments. Donations made on the evening at the Centre, along with the fundraising support from St Mary’s Nottingham raised over £1,800 for the vital services provided by Emmanuel House.
Summer Concert, Cotgrave Club – Saturday 2nd June, 7pm – 10.30pm (Doors open at 6pm)
An evening of musical entertainment from the finest local musicians, artistes, singers and songwriters in Nottingham to raise money for Emmanuel House Support Centre. Featuring Nottingham’s premiere Americana, Bluegrass and Country and Western Band, The Most Ugly Child as headliners, the concert hosted a variety of local musical talent, including Jurassic, Ron McSweeney, Brian, Frank and Richard, Mick Mangan, & Karen Macleod, The Cellotapes and Lady Bay Community Choir. Tickets £7.50
Charity Single Launch – Friday 22nd June
A great evening at The Bodega in Nottingham to celebrate and launch the 38 Nottingham Musician’s Charity Single, Back on my Feet. All proceeds from the sale of this musical collaboration will be split between us and another charity.
Zumbathon – Saturday 23rd June
A fantastically fun fundraising event at Rock City, with 2 hours jam packed music and dancing in aid of Street Pastors and Emmanuel House.
Deerstock 2018 – Friday 20th – Sunday 22nd July
Deerstock is a charity- based boutique music festival held at Newton Cross Country Course in Nottingham. The primarily focus is to raise funds for good causes but also to give families a chance to experience a ‘proper’ music festival in a field with camping and the chance to meet other families and festival goers in a small safe environment. Emmanuel House is one of the three charities that funds are being raised for. There will be many bands on three stages featuring a variety of quality music, real ale, various food outlets and free camping. To book tickets, visit the website.
Want to organise an event for Emmanuel House? We’d love to work with new and existing individuals, businesses, groups and organisations who would like to help raise funds for us. Get in touch with us today!