Events are a great way of raising funds for ‘JUST BECAUSE’.  If you are holding an event and would like to sell some merchandise, or if you would like to make a donation from your event, however small (every donation is very welcome) Please do let us know by


As much as they can, theJUST BECAUSE’ TRUSTEES   attend Dance Events around the UK with a stock of MERCHANDISE,  You can bump into them at the following events.


16th-23rd August 2018.    JWAAD 28th Summer School – Wellington College, Berkshire.

JWAAD runs an annual residential course every summer with classes for all levels in a variety of styles, taught by highly qualified and experienced teachers.  Trustees will be attending the residential course and will have a small stock of ‘Just Because’ merchandise available for purchase so be sure to come and say hello.

Check out the website with full timetable information HERE

15th September 2018.    JUST BECAUSE Autumn Hafla, Ukranian Club Doncaster

Back again for more dancing and more music in glorious Autumn abundance at our Hafla, raising funds for ‘Just Because’ at the Ukranian Club, Doncaster. A cosy venue with cabaret seating, dance floor, stage, changing rooms and a well stocked bar. There will be a souk to buy amazing things and we’ll be serving up sumptuous food and cake again, of course! If you want to share your dances or play your musical instruments, contact us to book your slots! We’d love to see everyone again.
If you just want to come along and watch with your dance friends you’re very welcome too, as our haflas are friendly and welcoming.
£10 for a fantastic evening and a two course meal, and you’ll be supporting an amazing charity into the bargain. It is a private event so tickets MUST booked in advance please.
Looking forward to seeing you all!
Barbara, Siobhan and the Imperial Dancers

To Purchase a ticket, please email Siobhan or Barbara on


Friday 5th – Sunday 7th October 2018.  Jewel of Yorkshire – Shipley, Bradford. 

Probably the biggest dance event in the UK calendar each year and definitely the largest fundraising opportunity for ‘Just Because’, the Jewel of Yorkshire event is a weekend filled with workshops with an amazing array of international and nation teachers, for all styles of bellydance.  The event starts on Friday night with a student showcase followed by two days of workshops and a wonderful JoY evening show on the Saturday night.  Workshops sell out quickly so be sure to book your place and be part of something truly JoY-ful!

Check out the website with full workshop listings and event information HERE