How does it work?

The Big Summer BBQ is here and it’s time to enjoy well-overdue time in the company of our loved-ones with great food and drink!

Invite your family, friends, neighbours or colleagues round to show off your BBQ skills and raise vital funds for Cure Leukaemia at the same time!

All funds raised through the Big Summer BBQ will go to blood cancer charity Cure Leukaemia and will be invested in the Trials Acceleration Programme (TAP) a network of specialist research nurses in 12 of the UK’s biggest cities which enable patients from a catchment area of over 20 million people access to potentially life-saving treatments through blood cancer clinical trials.

The idea is simple…

1. Sign up and download your FREE Big Summer BBQ Pack

We’d love to help you promote and style your barbie with some super-snazzy Big Summer BBQ gear, including…

  • BSBBQ Bunting
  • BSBBQ Posters
  • BSBBQ Mini food flags
  • BSBBQ WhatsApp invitations
  • BSBBQ Menus

Plus lots more…and with more being added throughout the year!

Download your free BSBBQ pack

2. Plan your Big Summer BBQ

Once you’ve signed up, it’s time to get planning, inviting and getting ready for your Big Summer BBQ…

  • Pick a date (or dates!)
  • Invite friends, family, colleagues or neighbours
  • Promote your BBQ on social media #BigSummerBBQ
  • Stock up on food and drink through our Brill Grill Partners!
Let's get the BBQ started!

3. Get Grilling!

This is what it’s all about – have a brilliant time with all your guests at your very own Big Summer BBQ!

Don’t forget to post your BBQ photos on social media using #BigSummerBBQ or by tagging @BigSummerBBQ – we’re looking for everything from the best burgers to scorched sausages, from crazy BBQ fancy dress to the most original BBQ themes to BBQs in the most wacky locations!

Let's get the BBQ started!

4. Make your BBQ extra special

When the vegetable kebabs have gone or you’ve cooked the finest burger in the land…there’s one way to make your Big Summer BBQ that extra bit special…by becoming a Cure Leukaemia Lifesaver! To celebrate the Big Summer BBQ we’re  asking you to donate or raise £100 or more to support our friends at Cure Leukaemia..and here’s how you could do it:

  • Ask for a small entry fee to your BBQ
  • Charge £2 per burger or veggie kebab
  • Charge for drinks
  • Auction the best burger
  • Organise a raffle

Be creative – we’d love to know how you raised your £100 to inspire others!

Ways to donate

Pick your theme, sign up, download your free pack, setup your fundraising and get grilling!

Let's get the BBQ started!

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