With over half the tickets now sold, the inaugural Christian Surfers International fundraiser looks like being a great success. The ‘Source cafe’ ( Seymour Avenue ) on May 19th, in Newquay, Cornwall is the chosen venue for this exciting evening. The organisation, is active in over 30 countries, and has been at work in the UK, through its affiliation to the charity, Christian Surfers UK for around 20 years.
The organisation works alongside serving numerous National surfing bodies, in order to help develop the sport of surfing, as well running their own extensive programs, including high profile surf contests, surf camps and regional gatherings.
The exciting evening will consist of a rare opportunity to hear from the current director, and founder of Christian Surfers International, Brett Davis talking about the work, and exciting plans for the future, including the world tour Chaplaincy project, the Japanese Tsunami relief work and Surfers Bibles’ project. Brett currently lives near Sydney ( Australia ) and is only in the UK for a few days.
As well as hearing from Brett, and other key Surf Industry personnel, guests will also be settling down to a lovely meal, laid on by the team at the ‘Surf’ themed, Source Cafe.
One of the other highlights of the evening will be the charity auction, which already includes some great prizes to bid for, including a couple of hand crafted and painted Alaia boards, brought from Australia, a beautiful looking ‘nineplus’ double vee ‘fish’, and a bunch of goodies from Errant surf holidays. as well as lots of other great items.
Even if you cannot get to the event on the night, you will be able to download the auction items, on Wednesday 18th, so you can bid over the phone or place a closed bid online. If you have any items that can generously be donated to the evening, please contact David Renyard below, and donators will be given coverage in the auction brochure, as well as later press releases.
Dress code is smart, and tickets are strictly limited and priced at only £15, which includes your first drink, and your meal. For more information on this evening, or to order tickets directly go to the Christian Surfers UK website and go to the online shop, under the membership tab, or e-mail David Renyard.
This promises to be a fantastic evening, and all money raised will go to the work of the organisation both in the UK and further afield. Tickets are strictly limited so ensure you get involved as soon as possible.