Howard Lake | 8 May 2006 | News Drug and alcohol addiction charity Drugsline held its inaugural campaign dinner last night at the Grosvesnor House Hotel in London’s Park Lane and raised over £280,000 at the event.Over 400 guests attended the dinner which marked fifteen years of operation for the East London-based organisation.Hosted by Linda and Dennis Baylin, the event included an emotive video which conveyed to guests the message that all children are vulnerable to the influence of drugs and alcohol. Advertisement Sir Jeremy Beadle conducted an auction, which included an “Apprentice” poster and book signed with a personalised message by dinner guest Sir Alan Sugar. Master of Ceremonies, former model Jilly Johnson, and comedian Johnnie Casson also entertained guests. Tagged with: Events Research / statistics 35 total views, 2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Drugsline’s first campaign dinner raises £280,000+ AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.