15 March 2016
Don’t be a fool this April and take part in a local fundraising event to help the nation’s most loved charities. The temperature is rising and the sun is shining, which makes for the perfect conditions to be happy, be free and lend a helping hand to those in need. This months events are a great mixture of challenges including the famous London Marathon, a Chocolate Eating Trail and a heart-pumping abseil! Take a look at our top picks for this month, as always we’ve included the key information but visit their website for more details and where to sign up.
Get Me Out of Here Challenge
Thursday 14th & Friday 15th April 2016
Register in teams, maximum team size is 8. Cost per team; £720 (£90 per person).
Ever fancied taking on the famous TV show ‘I’m a celebrity get me out of here’? Well now is your chance! With an over-night challenge, you will get to experience the ‘jungle’ life for a night where you will face eating challenges, obstacle courses, and climbing races in order to win stars for your team and get luxuries for your camp. Get together a team of mates and take the challenge for Challenge Manchester. Challenge Manchester supports various charities including, Mustard Tree, Challenge Cancer UK, Dogs Trust & Duchenne Now.
Birmingham’s St Mary’s Hospice
Saturday 23rd April 2016
Registration: adults- £15.00, Children £10.00, Under 5’s- Free. Sponsors necessary.
Running a 5K course isn’t always exciting, but when there is chocolate involved it’s hard to say no! Through out the 5K course you will visit chocolate stations where you can pick up tasty treats and stash them in your free goodie bag. Not only that but, when you finish the course you will be given a chocolate medal to add to your goodie bag collection! Support a great charity and indulge your chocolate cravings at the same time. Perfect!
Virgin Money London Marathon
Sunday 24th April
It may be too late to enter the London Marathon but we couldn’t not include it in our April Fundraising Events Post! We want to wish everybody good luck if your tackling the marathon this year and we congratulate you on your fundraising success. All the money raised for your efforts will be greatly appreciated! Be sure to go out and cheer the runners on if your in central London that weekend, every clap, cheer and whoop will help them to the finish line.