ellenor, the Kent based charity that was recently rated as ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission, held its Great Gatsby Orange Ball at the Sheraton Grand Hotel in London’s Park Lane last Friday evening.
In an evening steeped in 1920’s glamour advo were hosts to clients and advo staff who have worked hard in supporting the ellenor charity. One of ellenor’s celebrity patrons, Phil Spencer, welcomed everyone to what was to be a fantastic evening raising money for this well deserved charity.
Other celebrities bringing some glitz to the evening included Good Morning Britain host Charlotte Hawkins, also a ellenor patron, who was joined by her Strictly Come Dancing partner Brendan Cole who both gave an impromptu turn around the dance floor.
The evening was a great success raising a raised a magnificent £53,652.
advo’s Lucy Pearce, Lucy Irvine, Amy Jones and Lola Muddiman with Brendon Cole and Charlotte Hawkins
John Lloyd from Syniverse with Charlotte Hawkins
Roanna Blacklock from Kinleigh Folkard & Hayward with ellenor patron, Phil Spencer.
Lucy Irvine with Axa PPP Healthcare’s Pete West, Amy Jones and Colin Boxall
Roanna Blacklock, Lucy Pearce, Jamie Tuffield & Gill Mateo
ellenor’s aim is to help families facing terminal illness helping families stay together enabling people to be cared for and die in their own homes wherever possible.
the ellenor charity auction is open until Friday to allow additional sponsorship opportunities to pledge for various care packages starting from just £31. Please follow the link here and take a look to see if you can help.
ellenor is advo’s chosen charity and the Gatsby Ball is part of a long-running campaign to raise money. Keep your eye out for future planned events.
You can find out more about ellenor’s great work with families facing terminal illness here.