Donated £20,000 to clic from Big Brother winnings
Lucy Caldicott, Director of Fundraising at CLIC Sargent says:
Josie said: 'Hi guys, you may know that I've been roped in to do an abseil on the 5th of December down the side of the Bristol children's hospital,' 'The hospital is a long way up and I'm afraid of heights so donations would be very welcome to help me on my way - what goes up must come..... down.
Sack race Comic Relief
Took part in a sack race at 'A Night At The Sack Races', a fundraiser in aid of Comic Relief at the Village Underground on March 9, 2011 in London, England
Tractor for Comic Relief
Josie Gibson swops her high heels for wellies to take part in Comic Relief fund raising event. She was invited to take part in a series of races at the Royal Bath and West Show ground in Shepton Mallet to compete against local farmers.
Josie said: she backs many charities throughout the West Country to give something back to the community after the support she received during her time in the Big Brother house and the months following her win.
Blackpool Concert for Children In Need
Josie appeared on stage to raise money for Children in need
On the launch of first fragrance £1 from each bottle to cancer charity Look Good Feel Better cancer charity she has sold 20,000 by march 2011 Josie said: "I have been so lucky in the past year to have been given all these amazing advantages and I want to do something to give back now."Look Good Feel Better over is such an amazing charity and does fantastic work to help women going through harrowing cancer treatments feel like women again."It brings back self-esteem and helps build back the confidence needed to pull through."
Christmas number one
Bid for the UK Christmas number one single this year, with a track written by The Cornish Wurzells :- Christmas all around the money raised for charity, benefiting The Children's Hospice South West.
Josie said: "We're going to try and get to number one and give Simon Cowell a run for his money. He's going to hate me. People have really supported me so it's a pleasure to give something back. I can't thank everyone enough. It's been brilliant."
Josie gets shirty for charityTK Maxx in Brislington , near Yate, Beat box dancers, danced to raise money for Comic Relief
Opening of CLIC''s first vintage charity shop in Bristol officially opened in Bristol on Saturday 5 February on Gloucester Road, a dedicated CLIC Sargent supporter, Josie said: “I was delighted to be asked to officially open the new CLIC Sargent shop in Bristol. I love to go shopping so I think it is great that the charity has opened its first vintage store – and in my home town!”
Charity Boxing Event
Attended a charity Boxing Event Bristol at Marriott Hotel on 1st of May The night is organised by Jane Couch the 5 times women boxing champion
Body and Soul charity event Voice Storm, the Roundhouse, Camden, London, England, UK, October 20th 2010.
Marie Curie cancer charity :~ Amount raised £24,000
Attended "The Brain Game" in aid of Marie Curie cancer charity at Thistle Hotel Bristol on 23rd June 2011
Silent Library :~ Great Ormand street Hospital Raised £1800
Took part in a TV game show to raise money for Charity in which
had to do a number of tasks while keeping quite you can watch
the whole episode in the Video section HERE
money raised for Meningitis UK
Meningitis Event In Bristol :~ Raised total £2,133
Held on the 3rd March 2012 money raised for Meningitis UK
The Bristol Big Stroll :~ Raised total £2,311 Josie took part in the Bristol Big Stroll For Meningitis
Also sold various Items Via auction in aid to raise money for clic including Dresses and a t-shirt range named Randy Mare Ware and attended fan arranged PA's with proceeds raised from the events to go to charity