Fundraising for Charity: Sponsored Runs, Races & Challenges

We love it when you take on a physical challenges to raise funds and awareness for charity: with sponsored runs from 5Ks to marathons and all sorts of Spartan races down to Zombie Evacuation, we've got it all. We will help you reach your fundraising goal while you help us build more homes!

Why do a charity run with us? 

If you’re participating in one of our charity challenges (full list also available on the Run for Charity website) you will receive:

  • A race shirt
  • Dedicated support from our volunteering team to help you reach your fundraising target
  • Our growing collection of online fundraising resources (ask us for any material you'd like to receive)
  • Your own personal web page to fundraise for your run (though you are free to use any fundraising platform)

Contact us at hello@habitatforhumanity.org.uk if you have any questions!

You will find here the full list of 2017 challenge events available for Habitat for Humanity GB supporters: charity sponsored runs such as marathons, half-marathons, 10ks as well as parachute jumps, charity fun runs and obstacle races... We have it all! 

Registration deadlines apply, so get in touch soon and avoid disappointment! Find out more about each charity challenge on the Run for Charity website.

Marathons

Event Date Price Fundraising Target
Bristol + Bath Marathon 01 October 2017 £40 £400
Bournemouth Marathon 08 October 2017 £40 £400
Chester Marathon 08 October 2017 £40 £400
Amsterdam Marathon 15 October 2017 £40 £400

 

Half-Marathons

Event Date Price Fundraising target
Scottish Half Marathon 24 September 2017 £25 £250
Bournemouth Half Marathon 08 October 2017 £25 £250
Salisbury Half Marathon 08 October 2017 £25 £250
Amsterdam Half Marathon 15 October 2017 £25 £250
Manchester Half Marathon 15 October 2017 £25 £250
Tatton Park Half Marathon 19 November 2017 £25 £250

 

10Ks

Event Date Price Fundraising Target
York 10K 06 August 2017 £15 £100
Scottish 10K 24 September 2017 £15 £100
Bournemouth Supernova 10K 07 October 2017 £15 £100
Tatton Park 10K 19 November 2017 £15 £100

 

5Ks & Charity Fun Runs

Event Date Price Fundraising Target
Bournemouth Supernova 5K 07 October 2017 £20 £75
MK Rocket 5K 20 April 2017 £10 £50
MK Super Hero Run 01 May 2017 £10 £50
London Santa Run 02 December 2017 £10 £50
Santa in the City 03 December 2017 £10 £50
Color Vibe TBC £10 £50
Dog Jog TBC £10 £50

 

Obstacle & Adrenaline Events

Event Date Price Fundraising Target
Spartan Beast - Edinburgh 22 July 2017 £65 £200
Spartan Ultra Beast - Edinburgh 22 July 2017 £65 £200
The Gauntelet Games - Cardiff (5K and 10K) 22 July 2017 £35 £200
Spartan Sprint - Edinburgh 23 July 2017 £65 £200
The Gauntelet Games - Brighton (5K and 10K)  29 July 2017 £35 £200
Mudnificent7 12 August 2017 £25 £200
The Gauntelet Games - Manchester 16 September 2017 5K - £34, 10K - £38 £200
Bear Grylls Survival Race - London 29 September 2017 £50.00 £200
Spartan Beast - Windsor 30 September 2017 £40 £150
Bear Gryllls Ultimate Survivor 01 October 2017 £60 £200
Spartan Sprint - Windsor 01 October 2017 £40 £150
ROCKSOLID Race - Milton Keynes 21 October 2017 £50 £100
Zombie Evacuation 05 November 2017 £25 £100
UK Bungee Various £60 £150
UK Parachuting Various From £200.00 £400

Sponsored Runs for Charity: fundraising events and challenges

 

Now that you've found the right race for you, go ahead and register your details with us to start fundraising for charity. We'll get you set up and ready to take on the challenge.

Register today

Whether you're going for a fun Zombie run or the full 26 miles marathon run, choose a training plan that will work best for you.  And don't forget to tell your friends and family about your sponsored charity run, and raise money for Habitat for Humanity GB!

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As a humanitarian aid organisation, our mission is to build a safe environment where families and communities can thrive. Access to decent housing is the foundation to achieving essential human rights such as: education, property, food and privacy. Home is the first step toward a future of opportunities and prosperity. 

We have a dedicated team working specifically in Great Britain every day to be part of the solution to the housing crisis. We partner with corporations to secure the funds needed to send volunteers to build and renovate homes in London and in the UK.