Firecracker Hits £230,000 Fundraising Record

The legendary Firecracker Ball, which recently took place at Rudding Park in Harrogate, raised a record breaking £230,000  on its 25th anniversary, to help disadvantaged children across Yorkshire.

In the last eleven years the Firecracker Ball has raised over £1.5 million for Barnardo’s, a staggering achievement. Phillip Stoner,  are amongst the key sponsors, donating prizes and providing expert jewellery advice and showcasing a selection of their finest jewellery on the night.

The Firecracker Ball 2013

Creative fundraising activities and donated auction prizes were attributed to the success of the event with ‘Lots’ including an exclusive trip to New York for a meet and greet with Daniel Craig and a VIP trip to the 2014 Monaco Grand Prix. Initiatives also included a chance to win a £5,000 diamond ‘Snowflake’ necklace, donated by Phillip Stoner. Enterntainment was provided on the night by UB40 frontman, Ali Campbell.