Founded on the 20th March 2020, Come Together NE aims to provide a platform to connect, empower and support musicians of all forms across the North East of England.
This collective is used as a group to discuss plans for fundraising activities, supporting artists of all forms across our North East, and also to celebrate the amazing Creative scene we have in the North East, encompassing all musical forms, and connecting each sector.
OUR JOURNEY AND ACHIEVEMENTS SO FAR
Founder: Matty Lacey
Managing Director: Matty Lacey
LGBTQ+ Empowerment Team Leader: Lauren Stones
BAME Empowerment Team Leader: TBA
Women's Empowerment Team Leader: TBA
Men's Mental Health Team Leader: Matty Lacey
Inclusivity Team Leader: TBA great go to font for titles, paragraphs & more.
RAISED OVER £1500 FOR OUR NHS VIA NHS CHARITIES TOGETHER
GAINED OVER 2,500 SOCIAL MEDIA FOLLOWERS AND/OR SUPPORTS IN JUST 3 MONTHS
RAISED FUNDS BY HOSTING DIGITAL GIG NIGHT FUNDRAISERS FOR:
WEARSIDE WOMEN IN NEED
NEWCASTLE WEST END FOODBANK
STONEWALL LGBT+ CHARITY
THE TRUSSELL TRUST FOODBANK
CONNECTED ARTISTS AND PROVIDED A SUPPORT NETWORK ON A SCALE NEVER DONE IN THE NORTH EAST BEFORE PURELY BY OUR OWN DESIRE AND LOVE FOR OUR NORTH EAST
EMPOWERED ARTISTS, DEFENDED OPPRESSED GROUPS AND SPOKE FOR THE VOICELESS