Hackney Giving Launch > Hackney Giving was formally launched at an invite only event at BL-NK, Shoreditch, on 11 February 2014. Three local groups pitched for funding: St Mary's Secret Garden, Hackney Shed and Creative Lifestyle. In total the evening raised £10,767 for these groups.
Matt Bray, Communications Director for Hackney Giving said: "It was a fantastic way to launch Hackney Giving and the pitches from the charities were brilliant. The audience made the night with their generous support. Thanks to everyone who helped".
See the live pitches below.
St Mary's Secret Garden - pitching for a gardening project for people living with HIV.
Hackney Shed - pitching for support for their end of term show with young people.
Creative Lifestyle - pitching for funding for creative workshops.