Throughout the year, the Blackburn Youth Zone hosts several fundraising events. From challenges to sports through to networking, there is something for everyone to get involved in.

Current fundraising events:



February 9th:

  • SkyBall – Thursday 9th February – This year Blackburn Rovers and Barclays Blackburn took on the challenge and raised a massive 30k from their Golden Gala Dinner in February, all in aid of BYZ. We are now looking for another supporter to take over the baton and put their name to this event. With the support of our Events Manager, it’s sure to be an amazing evening. If you’re interested in taking over from Blackburn Rovers please contact Laura Jones on 01254 292000






  • Matrix247 Cycle Challenge – 1st – 7th September and 22nd – 28th September. Cyclists of all abilities are invited to join The French Alps Cycle Challenge 2017 in order to raise money for Blackburn Youth Zone and Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Click here for more details
  • Supporters’ Event Wednesday 20th 6:30pm – 9pm



  • Christmas Appeal Wednesday 1st
  • Cummins Mellor Quiz Thursday 2nd – After the huge success of this years event, Cummins Mellor are looking to make it even bigger and better for 2017. click here to see some great pictures from the first ever Supporters’ Cup. More details to be announced shortly…
  • Patrons Dinner Thursday 9th


  • Supporter EventThursday 7th
  • BYZ Jumper Day Wednesday 20th



The events team are always on hand to offer support and advice, by registering your event with us we can help you raise as much money and awareness as possible.

Click here to register your event 

More information?

For more details or if you have questions regarding any or all of the above fundraising activities please contact Leigh Culverwell leigh.culverwell@blackburnyz.org or call 01254 292000