Charity / Fund Raising

ALTSO’s 7th Annual Rocktoberfest – Chicago

ALTSO’s 7th Annual Rocktoberfest-Chicago will gather over 500 colleagues, friends, current & prospective clients for what has been recognized as one of the most unique, highly anticipated & effective events in the philanthropic & financial service industries. The event will unite leaders from related financial industries for a night of rock & roll and acoustic music featuring bands whose talented performers are industry leaders.

Location

Chicago,
United States

Conducted By
A Leg To Stand On
Contact
Gabriella Mueller Evrard

ALTSO’s 15th Annual Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest – New York

ALTSO’s 15th Annual Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - New York will gather 1,500 professionals from the alternative investments and related financial services industries for a night of rock & roll and acoustic music in support of ALTSO's mission and the 16,700+ children treated so far. Come #RockForALTSO - you never know who you might see on stage!

Location

New York,
United States

Conducted By
A Leg To Stand On
Contact
Gabriella Mueller Evrard

ALTSO UK’s Rocktoberfest-London

This year ALTSO will be launching its inaugural Rocktoberfest-London, set for June 6th at 8 Northumberland in Mayfair. Rocktoberfest-London will follow a similar to format to our other events, providing a platform for London financial communities to connect for a night of live rock & roll music, featuring bands whose performers come directly from the finance industry.
Come #RockForALTSO and celebrate the organisation’s mission of providing the physical capabilities to access the opportunities earned through education, work and mobility to children with limb disabilities in the developing world

Location

London
United Kingdom

Conducted By
A Leg To Stand On
Contact
Gabriella Mueller Evrard

Gaining the Edge – 2016 Hedge Fund Marketing Leadership Summit

Gaining the Edge – 2016 Hedge Fund Marketing Leadership Summit  is taking place in NYC on April 28th at the Roosevelt Hotel. We believe it will be one of the largest Hedge Fund conferences in North America in 2016.  100% of the profits will be donated to non-profit organizations that benefit children. Hedge Fund Care and World Pediatric Project will be the main beneficiaries of the 2016 event.

As you may know, Agecroft Partners is the co-organizer of Hedgeopolis New York. In addition, Agecroft Partners helped organize a marketing forum at Bloomberg Headquarters earlier this year, which sold out with over 450 registrations in 48 hours. The targeted audience of our upcoming event will consist of hedge fund CEOs, COOs, and heads of marketing. The focus of the seminar is “How to Enhance the Asset Raising Capability of Your Hedge Fund Organization.” The event will last from 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm and will have 3 hours of networking time consisting of two 30 minute coffee breaks and a 2 hour cocktail reception. We are still building out the agenda, but have already confirmed the following speakers from many of the top prime brokers in the industry:

Dean Backer, President, Global Head of Sales and Capital Introduction, Goldman Sachs

Bob Becker, Managing Director, Head of Capital Introduction, Jefferies & Company

Jim Kelly, Americas Head of Capital Introductions, Citi Global Markets, Inc.

Omeed Malik, Managing Director, Head of Emerging Manager Program, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Patrick McCurdy, Managing Director, Head of Capital Introductions, Wells Fargo Prime Services

Marlin Naidoo, Head of Capital Introduction & Hedge Fund Consulting – Americas, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.

Dan Rizzuto, Managing Director, Head of Capital Introductions Americas, SOCIETE GENERALE

Location

New York,
United States

Conducted By
Agecroft Partners
Contact
Don Steinbrugge

M&A, Corporate Finance & Investment MENA

 M&A activity in the MENA region has seen an astounding increase in the third quarter of 2012. The value of inbound deals leapt to $6.8 billion in August, the highest it has been since September 2008. Outbound deals continue to outpace global dealflow, and intra-regional deals continue to increase as acquisitive companies and investors seize new opportunities in previously over-looked regional economies.

The M&A, Corporate Finance & Advisory MENA conference is the premier opportunity to meet acquisitive companies, financial sponsors, private equity houses, fund investors, investment bankers and M&A advisors to discuss the development of the MENA region as the global hotspot in the M&A market. -  Download the brochure now
 
Key speakers include:
• Stefan Zottmann, Senior Director, Treasury, Qtel
• Rohit Gokhale, Director, Acquisitions & Project Finance, ACWA Power
• Daniele Vecchi, Head of Treasury, Majid Al Futtaim
• Matthew Epstein, Managing Director, MENA, ICE Canyon
• Yorick van Slingelandt, Managing Director, Moelis & Company
• Asher Siddiqui, Head of M&A, Middle East & Asia, Etisalat Group
• Omar Syed, Partner, Turkey, Iraq and Central Asia, Abraaj Capital
• Richard Dallas, Managing Director of Private Equity, Gulf Capital
• John Wartig, Group Director – Finance, Al Futtaim
 
 
To register please email Registrations@GulfFinancialConferences.com quoting code ‘GFM20MENA’ to take advantage of your exclusive 20% saving.
Gulf Financial Conferences
 

Location

Doha
Qatar

Conducted By
Gulf Financial Conferences
Contact
Ajla Alijagic

Snowdon Night Hike

 Sitting high above the Llanberis Pass and surrounded by the magnificent scenery of the Snowdonia National Park it’s easy to see why Snowdon is often referred to as “the jewel of Wales”! 

Popular with rock climbers and walkers alike, many people climb Snowdon each year, but very few will climb it in the dark!
 
Taking place on Saturday 8 September 2012 you will be setting off with professional guides at 11pm from the foot of the mountain to reach the summit after midnight and descend as dawn breaks. You will be welcomed at the finish with a T-shirt, medal, and certificate and most importantly of all a well deserved hot cup of tea and bacon roll or porridge!
 
Registration costs £50 per person and Maggie’s ask that you commit to raising a minimum sponsorship of £300.
 
On registration Maggie’s will provide you with a:
 
• Fundraising guide packed full of great idea’s to get you started
• Training Advice guide
• Kit & food list of what you need for the hike
• Dedicated team to support you every step of the way with fundraising advice and heaps of encouragement
 
Every penny you raise will go towards changing the lives of people affected by cancer. Maggie's is almost entirely run by voluntary funding, from our buildings and staff to our programme of support.
 
Maggie’s is an organisation that creates places providing the emotional, practical and social support that people with cancer need. The Centres combine striking buildings, calming spaces, professional experts offering professional support, and the ability to talk and share experiences with a community of people who have been through similar experiences. Designed by industry-leading architects, Maggie’s Centres are warm, friendly and informal places full of light and open space with a big kitchen at their heart. They provide a peaceful space to absorb the information you’re inevitably bombarded with and help to relieve the stress of having cancer.
 
If you would like to register your interest please email enquiries@maggiescentres.org or call 0300 123 1801.
 

Location

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United Kingdom

Conducted By
Maggie’s
Contact
Enquiries

Nevis Night Hike

 Taking place on Friday 21 September we’ll be setting off with professional guides at 11pm from the foot of the mountain to reach the summit after midnight and descend as dawn breaks. You will be welcomed at the finish with a T-shirt, medal, certificate and most importantly of all a well deserved hot cup of tea and bacon roll (veggie option also available)!

 
Registration costs £50 per person and we ask that you commit to raising a minimum sponsorship of £300.
 
Every penny you raise will go towards changing the lives of people affected by cancer. Maggie's Centres is almost entirely run by voluntary funding, from our buildings and staff to our programme of support.
 
Maggie’s is an organisation that creates places providing the emotional, practical and social support that people with cancer need. The Centres combine striking buildings, calming spaces, professional experts offering professional support, and the ability to talk and share experiences with a community of people who have been through similar experiences. Designed by industry-leading architects, Maggie’s Centres are warm, friendly and informal places full of light and open space with a big kitchen at their heart. They provide a peaceful space to absorb the information you’re inevitably bombarded with and help to relieve the stress of having cancer.
 
If you would like to register your interest please email Maggie’s at nevisnighthike@maggiescentres.org.
 

Location

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United Kingdom

Conducted By
Maggie’s
Contact
Enquiries

London Night Hike

 Maggie’s are delighted to announce that the London Night Hike will take place on Friday 21 September 2012. In it’s eighth year, the London Night Hike is a 10 or 20 mile walk through the capital city. Coinciding with the festival run by Maggie’s partners Open House London, this nocturnal challenge gives you the chance to visit a number of landmark buildings and iconic structures including The EDF Energy London Eye, Roca London Gallery and City Hall.

With food and entertainment at each of our featured buildings Maggie’s will make sure you have a fabulous Friday night and are looked after every step of the way. Beginning at 7.30pm, the Night Hike is a fun challenge with a great atmosphere, and an ideal opportunity to fundraise with family and friends.
 
Every penny you raise will go towards changing the lives of people affected by cancer. By signing up for the London Night Hike you will be supporting our aim to have 15 Maggie’s centres across the UK by 2014, extending our network of emotional and practical support to all those who need it.
 
Maggie’s is an organisation that creates places providing the emotional, practical and social support that people with cancer need. The Centres combine striking buildings, calming spaces, professional experts offering professional support, and the ability to talk and share experiences with a community of people who have been through similar experiences. Designed by industry-leading architects, Maggie’s Centres are warm, friendly and informal places full of light and open space with a big kitchen at their heart. They provide a peaceful space to absorb the information you’re inevitably bombarded with and help to relieve the stress of having cancer.
 
Registration costs £35 per person for those taking part in the 10 mile event, and £40 per person for 20 mile Night Hikers. But if you decide to walk in a team of 4 or more you make a saving of £5 per person.
 
The minimum fundraising target for 2012 is just £185 per person for 10 mile hikers, and £285 per person for the 20 mile hikers. Maggie’s will provide you with a fundraising support pack and regular newsletters with lots of ideas to help you reach or even smash your fundraising target!
 
For any Night Hike questions: email londonnighthike@maggiescentres.org or call 0300 123 1801.
 

Location

London
United Kingdom

Conducted By
Maggie’s
Contact
Enquiries

Yorkshire 3 Peaks Night Hike

 The Yorkshire 3 Peaks Night Hike takes place in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, an area of brooding fells, broad green dales and spectacular waterfalls! The park is dominated by the peaks of Pen-y-Ghent (694m/2276ft), Whernside (736m/2414ft) and Ingleborough (724m/2375ft). 

Your challenge is to follow a circular route of around 40 km/25 miles over these three peaks in the dark!
 
Taking place on Saturday 6 October 2012 you will be setting off with professional guides around 8pm from the foot of the first peak, Pen-Y-Ghent. Look forward to spectacular views when day breaks as you descend the second peak, Whernside, and tackle the last and third peak, Ingleborough. You will be welcomed at the finish with a T-shirt, medal, and certificate and most importantly of all a well deserved hot cup of tea and bacon roll or porridge!
 
Registration costs £70 per person and Maggie’s ask that you commit to raising a minimum sponsorship of £450.
 
On registration Maggie’s will provide you with a:
 
• Fundraising guide packed full of great idea’s to get you started
• Training Advice guide
• Kit & food list of what you need for the hike
• Dedicated team to support you every step of the way with fundraising advice and heaps of encouragement
 
Every penny you raise will go towards changing the lives of people affected by cancer. Maggie's is almost entirely run by voluntary funding, from our buildings and staff to our programme of support. 
Maggie’s is an organisation that creates places providing the emotional, practical and social support that people with cancer need. The Centres combine striking buildings, calming spaces, professional experts offering professional support, and the ability to talk and share experiences with a community of people who have been through similar experiences. Designed by industry-leading architects, Maggie’s Centres are warm, friendly and informal places full of light and open space with a big kitchen at their heart. They provide a peaceful space to absorb the information you’re inevitably bombarded with and help to relieve the stress of having cancer.
 
If you would like to register your interest please email enquiries@maggiescentres.org or call 0300 123 1801.
 

Location

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United Kingdom

Conducted By
Maggie’s
Contact
Enquiries

Scafell Pike Night Hike

 Scafell Pike is the highest mountain in England and sits in the Western Lake District. Popular with rock climbers and walkers alike, many people climb the mountain each year, but very few will climb it in the dark!

 
Taking place on Saturday 22 September you will be setting off with professional guides at 11pm from the foot of the mountain to reach the summit after midnight and descend as dawn breaks. You will be welcomed at the finish with a T-shirt, medal, and certificate and most importantly of all a well deserved hot cup of tea and bacon roll or porridge!
 
Registration costs £50 per person and Maggie’s ask that you commit to raising a minimum sponsorship of £300.
 
On registration Maggie’s will provide you with a:
 
• Fundraising guide packed full of great idea’s to get you started
• Training Advice guide
• Kit & food list of what you need for the hike
• Dedicated team to support you every step of the way with fundraising advice and heaps of encouragement
 
Every penny you raise will go towards changing the lives of people affected by cancer. Maggie's is almost entirely run by voluntary funding, from our buildings and staff to our programme of support.
Maggie’s is an organisation that creates places providing the emotional, practical and social support that people with cancer need. The Centres combine striking buildings, calming spaces, professional experts offering professional support, and the ability to talk and share experiences with a community of people who have been through similar experiences. Designed by industry-leading architects, Maggie’s Centres are warm, friendly and informal places full of light and open space with a big kitchen at their heart. They provide a peaceful space to absorb the information you’re inevitably bombarded with and help to relieve the stress of having cancer.
 
If you would like to register your interest please email enquiries@maggiescentres.org or call 0300 123 1801.
 

Location

_
United Kingdom

Conducted By
Maggie’s
Contact
Enquiries