Our site needs cookies

We need cookies to help you sign in, create a fundraising page and donate. If you want to fundraise or donate on our site, you will need to turn on cookies How to turn on cookies.

It looks like you are trying to access a charity account.

Please click here for the charity sign in page. If you are not trying to access a charity account, please contact us.


Lucy Noble

Cambridge Half Marathon

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]As you may know, I've recently become involved with the amazing charity Home-Start, a charity supporting families over the world with local branches across the UK. After conquering the Oxford Half last year, I am taking on the Cambridge Half Marathon in March with friends through work, and would love to raise money for my local Home-Start branch, the small but mighty Home-Start Oxford. I am so impressed with the support that they give families and really believe in the work they are doing. Here is some more information about the work that they do: [/p][p]Being a parent is hard for everyone, for some it can be overwhelming. For over 30 years Home-Start Oxford has been providing a vital befriending service to some of the most vulnerable families in Oxfordshire. The families we support struggle for all sorts of reasons โ€“ they may be dealing with illness, disability, mental health issues, domestic abuse, addiction, debt, trauma or poverty. Some are refugees, many are socially isolated. Our unique service, recruits and trains volunteers who visit families at home every week, giving non-judgmental, confidential support. We also run groups so families can access support in a nurturing environment. [/p][p]Home-Start is there for parents when they need us most. We provide support to ensure children develop the vital foundations they need to flourish. [/p][p]The work we do is crucial. [/p][p]In the last year alone, 38 Home-Start volunteers have been supporting [b]194 Oxfordshire families[/b], improving the lives of [b]315 children[/b]. But we desperately need to do more โ€“ demand for our service is currently three times capacity. We are an incredibly cost-effective charity โ€“ it costs us less than ยฃ30 per week to support a family, and that means any contribution you make will have a big impact. Thank you so much for your support![/p]

Share Lucy's story

Other ways to support Lucy's fundraising effort

Turn your unwanted stuff into donations

together withziffit.com logo

Earn free donations when you shop

together withkindred logo


Apr 6, 2020

Sally B

Well done and thank you!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Mar 13, 2020


Brilliant Lucy, well done. X

£170.00 plus £42.50 Gift Aid

Mar 10, 2020


Impressive stuff Lucy; great job!

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Mar 9, 2020


Mar 8, 2020


Awesome!!!! ๐Ÿค˜๐Ÿค˜

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Mar 8, 2020

Charlotte, Rory and Matilda

Well done Lucy!! Amazing work.

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Mar 8, 2020


Well Done!! :-)

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Mar 8, 2020




Mar 6, 2020


Go Lucy! You are a champion just for getting out of bed on a Sunday!

Mar 6, 2020


I'll be with you......in spirit

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid