Over 35 local CEO’s, directors and business leaders have now signed up for next week’s CEO Sleepout, a unique experience sleeping under the stars at Mattioli Woods Welford Road, filled with amazing business connection opportunities.
Not only that, but the event is a great opportunity to help bring awareness to a critical issue and support fundraising for the brilliant work done by CEO Sleepout and The Leicester Tigers Foundation.
The event takes place next week, on Thursday April 6, starting from 8PM, and is open to everyone. By participating in a this event, you’ll gain insight into the big issues surrounding homelessness and what, as a business leader, you have the power to change.
Vice Lord Lieutenant of Leicestershire and Leicester Tigers Foundation Trustee Colonel Murray Colville TD DL will be taking part in the event and, ahead of the night at Mattioli Woods Welford Road, said: “I welcome the opportunity to highlight the plight of the Homeless in Leicestershire and both the Lord-Lieutenant and the Vice Lord-Lieutenant will join those generous benefactors prepared to give up their beds for a night, raising funds to address this growing, national issue. Please join us if you are able to.”
What is the CEO Sleepout?
- CEO Sleepout is a national charity set up to inspire the business community to unite to fight homelessness; raising money for frontline services, helping to change lives.
- CEO Sleepout brings business leaders together to make a stand against homelessness
- They have raised a phenomenal £3 Million pounds from over 4800 participants, and donated money to over 100 hard-working charities on the frontline of homelessness, changing countless lives.
Are you up for the challenge? All you need is a big heart and a sleeping bag!