Large or small, fun or serious, taking part in a challenge event for Coram is one way you can raise funds for Coram, to help us transform the lives of vulnerable children and young people.
Find out more about challenge events for Coram here and download our fundraising pack to help you hit the ground running - or cycling, or baking or whatever takes your fancy.
Coram has been running for over 275 years…! Whether you are a keen runner, or a novice on the track, there has never been a better time to lace up your running shoes and fundraise for Coram. From 5km runs to entire marathons, we have a number of events across the UK – sign up today and achieve your goals whilst raising vital funds for vulnerable children. Event highlights this year include the Virgin Money London Marathon and the new half marathon London Series. See here for more information about each of our running challenge events.
Calling all Cyclists - we need your pedal power! Cycling for Coram is a great way to get fit while raising funds for Coram to help us create better chances for children. Our cycle rides vary in terms of ability so there will certainly be a cycling event to suit you. New to our calendar for 2016 is RideLondon. See here for details about all of our cycling challenge events.
Are you brave enough to take on some the toughest obstacle course challenges? Are you prepared to scale walls, crawl through tunnels and swing from ropes? Can you take on all of this while fundraising for Coram at the same time? If so, we want to hear from you. Our most popular obstacle challenge events include, the Reebok Spartan Series and Mudnificent 7. See here for our full list of obstacle events.
Here at Coram, we are passionate about keeping the FUN in FUNdraising. These are our top picks where humour and a light-hearted atmosphere are the name of the game. How about taking part in a skydive, or joining our festive Santa Run at Christmas? You can even transform yourself into a Superhero for our Superhero run. Fundraising for Coram makes you one of our heroes, since every pound raised makes a huge difference to our ongoing work to improve the lives of children and young people across the UK. See here for more information about our Fun Challenge Events.
Would you like to combine a fitness challenge; fundraising for Coram, and international adventure? Then why not take on one of our international challenge events? These include bike rides and treks, not only covering great distances but allowing you to absorb some of the most incredible places and sights in the world along the way. The funds you raise will go directly to helping support vulnerable children and young people in the UK. See here for more information about our International challenge events today, and be guaranteed an incredible experience you will never forget.
Do your own thing
Have your own ideas for fundraising? Or have your own place in an event and you’d like to fundraise for us? Please drop us an email – we’d love to hear from you.
Want to fundraise for Coram but need some ideas? The team are on hand to provide you with inspiration and support.
Here are some of our favourites from previous Coram events…
- The Great Coram Cake Off
- Dress Down and Dress Up days e.g. – Onesie Wednesday
- Pub Quizzes – did you know that Coram has a 10-round pub quiz pack ready for you to use? Email us for a pack
- Sponsored walk/run/cycle of 275 miles for 275 years of Coram
- Table football or ping pong tournament
- Treasure hunt
- Coram Crafternoons - design & make your very own Token of Love to raise money for vulnerable children
If you would like more information about Doing Your Own Thing or any other challenge event, then please contact our Corporate team on 020 7520 0426 or at firstname.lastname@example.org