Annual Charity Ball
Each Christmas the Association holds a Charity Ball. The event is always a sell-out with around 200 people in attendance. A raffle held during the evening raises money for charity. This year's event takes place on Friday 7th December at the Orwell Hotel, Felixstowe. The chosen charity this year is the Felixstowe Seafarers Centre. Member's can apply for tickets by completing the application form . For more information contact email@example.com .
The 2017 Ball was held aid of EACH at the Orwell Hotel, Felixstowe on Friday 1st December with music provided by The Ashton Jones Project and a great night was had by all.
In recent years the FPUA have made donations to:
The Port Community Fund
St Elizabeth Hospice
2015 -2017 East Anglia's Children's Hospices (EACH)
Felixstowe Seafarers' Centre
The FPUA was behind the introduction of a voluntary levy charged on ships arriving at the Port of Felixstowe. In common with other ports in Europe, the levy is collected to help fund the Seafarers' Centre.