Some of our challenges are exclusively in aid of one particular charity, but where you see the words “in aid of any charity”, you can raise funds for any cause that you feel passionate about, as long as they are a UK or Irish registered charity, and they authorise you to fundraise in their name. We will help get the authorisation for you to fundraise, so choose from one of the many charities on our database, or if you don’t find them listed, you can give us some contact details when you book and we’ll get in touch with them and get them listed on the site.



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Category: Health & Medical

Registered Charity: 208701


Contact: Events Team


Email: events@action.org.uk

Web: www.action.org.uk/events

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Category: Health & Medical, Social wellbeing

Registered Charity: XN47959

Address: 27 Jubilee Road, Newtownards, Co Down, BT23 4YH

Contact: Amanda Calder


Email: acalder@amh.org.uk

Web: www.amh.org.uk

Established in 1963, we are a leading mental health charity with projects throughout Northern Ireland. Please contact us and we will help promote your personal challenge as you TAKE ACTION on Mental Health!

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Category: Health & Medical, Social wellbeing

Registered Charity: 1117988

Address: Action on Addiction, 1 Regent Terrace, Rita Road, London, SW8 1AW

Contact: Katie Blower

Telephone: 020 7793 3414

Email: katie.blower@actiononaddiction.org.uk

Web: www.actiononaddiction.org.uk/

Action on Addiction is the only UK charity working across the addiction field in research, prevention, treatment, professional education and family support. 

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Category: International aid, Human rights

Registered Charity: 274467

Address: ActionAid, 33-39 Bowling Green Lane, London, EC1R 0BJ

Contact: Jo Rowley


Email: events@actionaid.org

Web: www.actionaid.org.uk/index.asp?page_id=1147

ActionAid works in over 50 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. We help over 19 million of the world's poorest people to find real and lasting solutions to poverty. We work with local partners to help communities gain rights to food, shelter, work, education, healthcare and a voice in the decisions which affect their lives.

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Category: Disability, Social wellbeing

Registered Charity: 1068239

Address: Active8, Porters, Tregony, Truro, Cornwall, TR2 5TH, United Kingdom

Contact: Liz Olive

Telephone: 01872 530515

Email: liz@active8online.org

Web: www.active8online.org

Active8 is a vibrant small charity in Cornwall, for young people with a physical disability. Our aims are to empower and motivate young people through fun and social activities, and also support them to challenge our society and make their voices heard.

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Category: Health & Medical, Education

Registered Charity: 1098152

Address: Ideation House, 94 Pitts Bay Road, Hamilton, Bermuda, HM 08, Bermuda

Contact: Pamela Barit Nolan

Telephone: +1 441 472 3270

Email: pamela.baritnolan@adaragroup.org

Web: www.adaragroup.org

Who is Adara? The Adara Group has two quite different parts, but one united purpose – to support people in poverty. The first part is an international development organisation, made up of non-profit companies and trusts in six countries, called Adara Development. The second part is two Australia-based corporate advisory businesses, Adara Advisors and Adara Partners. The Adara businesses are “for purpose” rather than for profit. Their sole objective is to fund Adara Development’s administration and emergency project costs. This allows 100% of all other donations received by Adara Development to go directly to project-related costs. Adara is focused on improving health and education for women, children and communities living in poverty. We are experts in maternal, neonatal and child health; and remote community development. We reach tens of thousands of people living in poverty each year. Our work has two pillars – best practice service, and knowledge sharing. The purpose of the Adara Group is to: 1. Work side by side with women, children and communities living in poverty to improve their lives 2. Change the way people think about the role of business in the world and the power of business/non-profit partnerships.

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Category: Disability, Health & Medical

Registered Charity: 1173646

Address: 5 Seaview Estate, Ilfracombe, Devon, EX34 9PP

Contact: Events Team

Telephone: 01271 865285

Email: events@adventuretherapy.org.uk

Web: www.adventuretherapy.org.uk

Adventure Therapy exists to improve the emotional well-being of children and adults with disabilities, life-limiting illnesses or life-changing conditions, through outdoor activities and adventure-led pursuits. Our range of activities build self-confidence and develop skills and abilities, through individual and group sessions, team work and leadership. The therapeutic benefits of outdoor pursuits and adventure can motivate, aid rehabilitation and help to build treasured memories for our clients and their families.

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Category: Education, International aid

Registered Charity: 313139

Address: 88 Kingsway, London, Greater London, WC2B 6AA

Contact: Charlane Robinson

Telephone: 02078412750

Email: c.robinson@africaeducationaltrust.org

Web: www.africaeducationaltrust.org

Africa Educational Trust provides education to children and adults affected by conflict and poverty in Eastern Africa. Reaching over a quarter of a million people every year, we work to build better education systems and give learning opportunities to people who missed the chance to go to school.

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Category: Children

Registered Charity: 1093624

Address: AfriKids, Ground Floor, 21 Southampton Row, London, WC1B 5HA

Contact: Liam Nolan

Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7269 0740

Email: liamnolan@afrikids.org

Web: www.afrikids.org

AfriKids is an award winning Child Rights Organisation which works alongside indigenous communities in Northern Ghana to improve the lives of their most vulnerable children and communities as a whole.

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Category: Children, Social wellbeing

Registered Charity: 1000888

Address: Unit 5 citygate, 5 Blantyre Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M15 4JJ, united kingdom

Contact: Sabina Khan

Telephone: 0161 830 2023

Email: sabinakhan@afteradoption.org.uk

Web: www.afteradoption.org.uk

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Category: Health & Medical

Registered Charity: 1121258

Address: 13 Napier Court, Barton Lane, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX143YT

Contact: Events teams


Email: info@againstbreastcancer.org.uk

Web: Against Breast Cancer, Leathem House

Against Breast Cancer is a registered charity which funds unique research into breast cancer. Our aim is to find vital information to increase survival after diagnosis and ultimately to discover a vaccine against breast cancer.

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Category: Older people, Social wellbeing

Registered Charity: SC010100

Address: Age Scotland, Causewayside House, 160 Causewayside, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, EH9 1PR

Contact: Sarah Randell

Telephone: 0131 668 0366

Email: Sarah.Randell@agescotland.org.uk

Web: www.agescotland.org.uk

Age Scotland is the largest charity in Scotland dedicated to enabling everyone to make the most of later life. Older people are the fastest growing group in society. Ageing is not an illness, but it can be challenging at times and, at Age Scotland, we provide vital services and support at a national and local level to inspire, enable and support older people when they need it. We provide a platform and stand up and speak for those who have reached later life, and also protect the long-term interests of future generations. Our vision is a Scotland where everyone can love later life. Our ambition is to Inspire people to see that they can change theirs and others later life for the better. Engage with people and enable them to change later life for the better and Support older people who are struggling as they live longer to achieve better, happier and healthier lives.

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Category: Older people

Registered Charity: 1128267


Contact: Events Team


Email: events@ageuk.org.uk

Web: www.ageuk.org.uk

Age UK is the new force combining Age Concern and Help the Aged We believe that age needs respect. It needs kindness. Sometimes it needs help. Too many people experience difficulties as they age. We cannot promise everyone good health, but we will fight for good care for all of us. Where we find loneliness, we will reach out. When age becomes a burden, we will try to lighten the load. Age UK will campaign. We will fundraise. We will research. We will make the powers that be listen. We will do all this to make life better for older people here and abroad. Age UK is for all of us, because age is a part of life.

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Category: Social wellbeing

Registered Charity: 1128267 & 216250

Address: Age UK & Barnardo’s Partnership Manager, 2 Triton Square, London , London , NW1 3AN

Contact: Martin Howard

Telephone: 0207 756 4199

Email: Martin.howard@santander.co.uk

Web: www.ageuk.org.uk/


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Category: Older people

Registered Charity: 1091608

Address: 314 Chester Road, Hartford, Northwich, Cheshire, CW82AB

Contact: Georgina Alexander-Pulham

Telephone: 01606305000

Email: georgina.alexander@ageukcheshire.org.uk

Web: www.ageuk.org.uk/cheshire

Age UK Cheshire is an independent charity committed to making later life a more fulfilling and enjoyable experience for all older people in Cheshire. It provides a range of care and support services to enable older people to continue to live more independent and active lives and to remain in good mental and physical health for as long as possible.

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Category: Older people, Social wellbeing

Registered Charity: 1091529

Address: 9 Napier Court, Barton Lane, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 3YT, UK

Contact: Melanie Paterson

Telephone: 07464 498330

Email: melpaterson@ageukoxfordshire.org.uk

Web: www.ageuk.org.uk/oxfordshire

Supporting local Oxfordshire people to get the most out of later life.

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Category: Older people, Social wellbeing

Registered Charity: 1090445

Address: 3 Mardol Gardens, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 1PR, UK

Contact: Ruth Brown

Telephone: 01743 233123

Email: enquiries@ageukstw.org.uk

Web: www.ageukshropshireandtelford.org.uk

Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin is an independent charity working with and for older people to improve later life locally. The Gift of Friendship appeal is tackling the significant issue of loneliness - there are thousands of older people in Shropshire going weeks without contact with family, friends or neighbours. We’re raising money to reduce our sizeable waiting lists for vital services such as befriending, social activities and telephone buddies.

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Category: Health & Medical

Registered Charity: 278689

Address: Aims2Cure, 21 Anthony Road, Borehamwood, Herts, WD6 4NF

Contact: Lisa Simbler

Telephone: 07956397655

Email: lisasimbler@me.com

Web: www.aims2cure.org.uk

Aims2Cure finances research into finding a cure for Multiple Sclerosis. It sponsors research scientists at The Institute of Neurology and at the Institute of Cell and Molecular Science in London. In 2007 Aims2Cure established The Michele Elster Fund to help MS sufferers directly.

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Category: International aid, Health & Medical

Registered Charity: 1118492

Address: 110, High Street , Hounslow, Middlesex, TW3 1NA, UK

Contact: Hamza Mir

Telephone: 02085696444

Email: donate@almustafatrust.org

Web: www.almustafatrust.org

At Al Mustafa Welfare Trust, our charitable team work to supply an extensive variety of necessary services to people in need within Pakistan. From healthcare and education to food, water and emergency relief, our strong network enables us to help those in need across the country. Worldwide poverty is an ongoing issue, which is why we are dedicated to providing sustainable, long-lasting solutions. With your generous support, our aid reaches the vulnerable in Africa, Sri Lanka, Kashmir, Bangladesh, Gaza and Syria. Over the last 35 years, we are proud to have been able to provide humanitarian relief and development projects for many individuals, families and communities in some of the poorest regions of the world. Thanks to the continuing support of our kind donors, we have managed to highlight the suffering, injustice and inequality faced by many of these people.

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Category: Children, Health & Medical

Registered Charity: 1049275

Address: Alder Hey Children's Hospital, Eaton Road, Liverpool, Merseyside, L12 2AP, GB

Contact: Irene Axon

Telephone: 0151 252 5742

Email: irene.axon@alderheycharity.com

Web: www.alderheycharity.com

Alder Hey Children's Charity raises much needed funds for Europe's busiest children's hospital. We aim to improve the quality of life for the 270,000 children we see each year and ensure that Alder Hey's pioneering work can continue. With your support we can make life more bearable for children in hospital, not only in the UK, but throughout the world.

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Category: Health & Medical

Registered Charity: SC043165

Address: Alfie Milne Trust, 49 Crown Crescent, Peterculter, Aberdeen, AB14 0SQ, United Kingdom

Contact: Tracy Milne

Telephone: 07765408101

Email: tracy@alfiemilne.org.uk

Web: www.alfiemilne.org.uk

Patient Organisation for families affected by two very rare diseases lymphangiomatosis and Gorham's Disease. The money raised does not benefit individuals but goes towards funding vital research and patient support projects worldwide.

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Category: Older people

Registered Charity: 1132708

Address: Create Centre, Smeaton Road, Bristol, BRISTOL, BS1 6XN, United Kingdom

Contact: Sarah Chapman

Telephone: 01173533966

Email: sarahc@aliveactivities.org

Web: aliveactivities.org

Alive is the Uk's leading charity enriching the lives of older people in care and training their carers. We engage older people creatively through meaningful activity sessions, train staff to deliver outstanding care at every opportunity, connect older people to their local communities and speak up for the rights of older people in care.

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Category: Health & Medical, Social wellbeing

Registered Charity: 1125976

Address: Alkionides UK , 15 Westdene Crescent, Reading, Berkshire, RG4 7HD

Contact: Marie Nicholsby

Telephone: 07913968639

Email: marie@alkionides.org

Web: www.alkionides.org

Alkionides UK helps low-income Cypriot families coming for essential medical treatment that is not available in Cyprus. These families face enormous expenses and trying times

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Category: International aid

Registered Charity: 1139938


Contact: Events Team


Email: ian@hands.org

Web: www.hands.org

All Hands Volunteers provides hands-on assistance to survivors of natural disasters around the world, with maximum impact and minimum bureaucracy.

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Category: Health & Medical

Registered Charity: 1094231

Address: Allergy UK, Planwell House, LEFA Business Park, Edgington Way, DA14 5BH

Contact: Rebecca Carey

Telephone: 01322 611651

Email: fundraising@allergyuk.org

Web: www.allergyuk.org

Allergy UK is the leading national medical charity providing advice, information and support to people with allergies and food intolerance. We act as the 'voice' for sufferers, representing the views and needs of those affected by this multi-organ disease. 

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Category: Health & Medical, Health & Medical

Registered Charity: 1054108

Address: PO Box 260, Watford, Herts, WD18 8HA

Contact: Mohammed Younis

Telephone: 01923215663

Email: younisaht@almatrust.com

Web: www.almatrust.com

A UK registered charity dedicated to providing free medical care for the poor and needy in a remote area of Pakistan.

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Category: Health & Medical

Registered Charity: 1077089

Address: Alzheimer’s Research UK, 3 Riverside Granta Park , Cambridge , UK , CB21 6AD

Contact: Hannah Reynolds


Email: fundraising@alzheimersresearchuk.org

Web: www.alzheimersresearchuk.org/

We are the UK's leading research charity aiming to defeat dementia. We power world class studies that give us the best chance of beating dementia sooner. Our pioneering work focuses on prevention, treatment and cure. We are energising movement across society to support, fund and to take part in dementia research. We aim to empower people across all generations through greater understanding of dementia. Together we have the power to defeat dementia.

Exclusive challenges in aid of Alzheimer's Research UK

Charity Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru through the Lares Valley

Trek to Machu Picchu

The feeling of walking through the Sun Gate to witness Machu Picchu for the first time will live with you forever.

The Trek to Machu Picchu follows the uncrowded Lares Valley route, surrounded by spectacular mountains, raging rivers, hot springs and remote mountain communities.

Celebrate your success with the group as you marvel at the awe-inspiring lost Incan city of Machu Picchu. 

10 days





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Category: Health & Medical, Older people

Registered Charity: 296645

Address: Alzheimer's Society, 43-44 Crutched Friars, London, London, EC3N 2AE

Contact: Challenge Team


Email: challenge@alzheimers.org.uk

Web: www.alzheimers.org.uk

Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading support and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers. We provide information and support to people with any form of dementia and their carers through our publications, National Dementia Helpline, website, and more than 2,000 local services. We campaign for better quality of life for people with dementia and greater understanding of dementia.

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Category: Disability, Health & Medical

Registered Charity: 1048314

Address: Park House, 1 Park Road, Trowbridge , Wiltshire, BA14 8AQ, GB

Contact: Julia Cawthorne

Telephone: 01225 776481

Email: BOUNCED{42499}-23/12/2017-Juliac@alzheimerswiltshire.org.uk

Web: www.alzheimerswiltshire.org.uk

Alzheimer’s Support is an award-winning local charity which exists to improve quality of life of families affected by dementia in Wiltshire. We support people who are living with dementia in their own homes, helping them to maintain as much independence and control over their lives as possible. We believe that with the right support it is possible to live well with dementia.  

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Category: Education, Education

Registered Charity: 1131489

Address: Salters Boat Yard, Folly Bridge, Abingdon rd, Oxford, United Kingdom

Contact: Chris Palfreyman

Telephone: 01865 201 477

Email: chris@amantani.org.uk

Web: www.amantani.org.uk/

We manage three Boarding Houses in the Andes of Peru which bridge the Physical Gap for 66 children, who previously walked up to 8 hours daily to get to school. Now that children can get to school in the district of Ccorca, we help schools offer a relevant education, ensuring children don'€™t lose touch with their community, their families and ultimately themselves.

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