The melanies mission grand purple ball April 1st 2023

The ball raised a phenomenal £2.500 for the melanies mission charitable trust!

The Melanie’s Mission Grand Purple Ball raised a fantastic £2,50 For Melanie’s Mission To Live- Ehlers- Danlos Syndrome!

(This includes The Auction which raised £965)

But the grand voucher raffle is still to come!- Ticket sales are still open as I’m doing the live “grand voucher raffle” draw via Facebook live, once I recover from the ball!

So any last minute tickets for it can still be purchased at:

Now for the THANK YOUS… and there a few! ????
So firstly, Thank you to all those who attended and supported my cause- it’s all thanks to you that we raised so much and had such a wonderful night!

Thanks to the fabulous The guilty pleasures Band ( & their sound guy Eric, who saved the ball by stepping in last minute to perform for me! … and they were AMAZING! So many people commented on how fantastic they were!

Thanks to the wonderful Christian Steel who was our hilarious compraré for the night! He did a cracking job… he entertained us, made us all laugh, did a brilliant job as auctioneer and kept the night running!

Thank you to Debbie and Rob Welford at
With Love Entwined, ( ) who decorated the entire room beautifully!! They provided and set up, a Balloon display for our selfie station pictures, beautiful table centrepieces, decorations and chair bows, a gorgeous wish tree, and a fantastic MEL<3 giant light display!

Thank you Jane and the staff at the Grand Hotel Gosforth Park for all their help organising the night and the donation of their raffle prizes!

Thank you Keith Whisson at Shiremoor Press ( )
for donating my printed selfie signs and the beautiful leaflets!

Finally thank you to all the local businesses and individuals that very generously donated our fab raffle prizes and amazing auction LOT’s!

Without each and every one of you none of it would’ve been possible!

Thank you!

-Grand Raffle Tickets:

About Melanie

PLEASE DONATE NOW to #MelaniesMissionToLive - a charitable trust fund created to fund specialised medical transport and world specialist, life-saving spinal and brain surgery for Mel (a 32yr old Newcastle University biology graduate from Cramlington, Northumberland) before its too late!! Due to Mel's complex underlying conditions (EDS and CCI) her only option for revision surgery to fix her broken fusion is to seek help abroad! WE NEED YOUR HELP

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