A (rather slow) one woman marketing campaign! My annual fundraiser Blue Sunday is 3 months away but I have already made a huge dent in the work that needs doing between now and then. This all started back in 2013. I had wanted to mark M.E. Awareness week in some way but there wasn’t anythingContinue reading “3 months to go”
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Another lovely Blue Sunday
I haven’t posted here since Blue Sunday as my energy couldn’t quite stretch to it. But if you’re following me on social media you’ll already know that Blue Sunday 2022 went rather well! I’m at a loss as to what to say that will accurately portray how happy and thankful I am. But I’ll rambleContinue reading “Another lovely Blue Sunday”
Blue Sunday Instagram Giveaway. Coming soon!
ON INSTAGRAM ONLYUK ONLY Something lovely about Blue Sunday is that holding a Giveaway allows people with M.E. to showcase their handmade creations, often a product of the small businesses they have crafted around the restrictions of their health. Once again, prizes have been handmade by people with M.E. (except for the Sophie Allport goodiesContinue reading “Blue Sunday Instagram Giveaway. Coming soon!”
May is M.E. Awareness Month, and it’s my 11th one…
I’ve got to be honest, I feel less inclined, with each passing year to attempt to raise awareness during May in the ways that I used to. The vast majority of people remain unaware of the reality of M.E, and many have never even heard of it. Of the minority that have come across it,Continue reading “May is M.E. Awareness Month, and it’s my 11th one…”
You’re invited – Sunday 15th May
Please save, and share, and spread the word. Whether you’re having a little tea party for one, planning a video call with friends, or getting your family together, you’ll be so welcome on Blue Sunday. Here’s how to join in: • Buy a fundraising pack or napkin set from @sunshinemakesandbakes when they become available tomorrow.Continue reading “You’re invited – Sunday 15th May”
Letting it sink in
My husband said something to someone the other day that really made me stop and think: “Before Anna started Blue Sunday there wasn’t actually anything like this for M.E. awareness or fundraising.” I forget that. Yeah, that’s pretty cool isn’t it? Millions Missing came after, and what came before didn’t unite multiple charities or causes.Continue reading “Letting it sink in”
One month until Blue Sunday 2022
One month today is 15th May! And the 15th May just happens to be Blue Sunday and the Tea Party For M.E. As a community, we’ve never united over something nice; something decent. The only times we come together are to try to convince the masses of our existence, or to sign the latest petitionContinue reading “One month until Blue Sunday 2022”