Julie Lawson BEM DL started fundraising around 2005 when her youngest son was in the Air Cadets. It started with karaoke, spooky wooky nights at halloween, gangsters and molls night, quiz nights, BBQ’s and more. Julie regularly holds fundraisers/Events  in Crosby and Formby  which are often sold out.  She holds monthly fundraisers at GREEK TAVERNA Waterloo restaurant on a monthly basis and are so popular they are normally sold out within days of being promoted .

Gala Balls are a regular annual event one was held in the beautiful, iconic Cunard Building on the Liverpool Waterfront.

All the events are music based and always fun and happy events. Using some of Merseyside’s finest artists.




  • May 2017 Julie was invited to a Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace in recognition of her fundraising
  • 2018 Julie was a finalist in Merseyside Woman of the Year, the Liverpool Echo Awards and the Positive Awards.
  • Julie won Liverpool Lifestyle Fundraiser of the Year Award 2020
  • Julie Lawson Community Events CIC was launched  in 2020
  • HM The Queens Birthday honours list in June 2021 included Julie and she was awarded the British Empire Medal.
  • Julie was commissioned as a Deputy Lieutenant of Merseyside December 2022

Current Directors

Cllr David Robinson former Mayor of Sefton Chairman

Julie Lawson BEM DL Director

Marc Hulligan Finance Director and Accountant

Julie Lawson Community Events CiIC