CFA Teddy Bears' Picnic fundraiser

Event design and management

Design, promote and manage a fundraising event for two local Fire Brigades.

Actions included:

  • Present proposed event for approval by CFA hierarchy
  • Approach neighbouring Brigade to work collaboratively and share funds
  • Contract graphic designer and web designer
  • Obtain various forms of sponsorship
  • Obtain various regulatory approvals
  • Create risk management plan
  • Create media releases and obtain print and radio coverage
  • Communicate roles and responsibilities for the event
  • Create roster volunteers and brief all involved
  • Manage a well-attended and much enjoyed event with no incidents