We have a huge variety of fundraising opportunities and other events for you to get involved with; you’re bound to find something to suit you. Alternatively, if you have something specific in mind, why not organise your own event?

If you are interested in working with us, check out our latest volunteering positions. We’d be delighted to welcome you to the team!

Our Events

We offer all kinds of events, from trekking the Inca Trail to swimming the Serpentine; you’re sure to find a fundraising opportunity to suit you! Take a look at our event categories below.

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Whether you’re a fun runner or a seasoned pro, choose from a variety of races from all over the UK to raise money for Children with Cancer UK.

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Children with Cancer UK bike challenges give you the opportunity to cycle all over the UK, as well as to foreign cities, whilst raising money for vital research and care.

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You can help to raise money for Children with Cancer UK by getting involved in some of our social events, including opera at Syon Park and our annual ball!

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Rat Race

Challenge yourself to a day of agility running with plenty of fun. It’s an experience you’ll never forget, all whilst raising money for research and care for those affected by childhood cancer.

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Trek over some of the most beautiful settings the UK (and world!) has to offer, such as the Scottish highlands, Inca Trail and Isle of Wight cliffs all in aid of Children with Cancer UK.

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Fundraising as a group

There are plenty of ways for you and your family, friends and community to get together and come up with fundraising ideas to raise money for Children with Cancer UK. You could even be fundraising whilst tackling 18 holes on the green!


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University Fundraising

Find some inspiration for raising money for Children with Cancer UK while at university with our guides. You can help to make a difference, whether you’re organising your own event or arranging donation collections.

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Corporate Fundraising

Our work wouldn’t be possible without our partners. Learn how your organisation can leave a lasting impact on children suffering from cancer as well as benefiting employee morale.

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Golf Fundraising

Whether you’re a casual player or captain of your team, you can raise money for vital research whilst on the fairway.

Golf Fundraising

Organise your own event

If taking part in an event isn’t your thing, we have a huge range of other ways you can help to fundraise.

If none of the above sounds right for you, why not organise your own fundraising event? Get some friends or family together and have some fun while helping a great cause! Make sure to order a collection box.

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Bake Club

Looking for a great way to raise money in your community? Bake clubs are perfect for bringing people together, creating brilliant food and raising money for Children with Cancer UK. Click below to learn more and register with us.

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Fundraising Ideas

If you’re looking to fundraise but you’re not sure where to start, check out these tips and ideas for starting your journey.

Fundraising Ideas
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Creating a Fundraising Page

Raise money for Children with Cancer UK quickly and easily with a fundraising page. Reading our guide on how you can set one up yourself.

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Other ways to give

Beyond our fundraising activities, there are a multitude of other ways you can contribute:


Gifts In Celebration

If you have a birthday, wedding or any other momentous occasion on the way, why not encourage your loved ones to donate to Children with Cancer UK in place of a gift to you?

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We currently fund over 50 research projects to improve the treatments and care for children affected by cancer. None of this would be possible without our appeals, which allow us to enjoy support from all over the country.

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In Your Will

It’s our goal to make sure no child has to lose their life to the injustice of cancer. Leaving a donation in your Will helps us to reach this goal and ensure that those suffering from childhood cancer stay with their families for longer.

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In Memory

Celebrate the life of a loved one by donating in their memory. This selfless gesture will help improve treatments and care for children suffering from cancer.

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Weekly Winners Lottery

Play our weekly lottery and you could be a lucky winner – you’ll be helping to find better, more effective treatments for children with cancer.

Weekly Winners Lottery