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Top charity fundraising events for 2019

Be inspired with these fundraising challenges

Top charity fundraising events for 2019

If you’re looking for a new challenge to take on this year, then you’ve come to the right place. At Virgin Money Giving we encourage as many people as possible to get involved in fundraising events, so you can raise as much money as you can for charity.

What charity fundraising events are on?

There are lots of charity fundraising events happening in 2019 – including organised running, cycling and swimming events – and so we’ve pulled together a list of the top events happening around the country so you can see what’s on and get involved.

To find out more about each of the events listed, simply follow the website link detailed. Or, you can always visit a charity’s website to see what events they have planned, and if big events aren’t your thing then why not take part in your own fundraising challenge?

EventEvent dateEvent informationFind out more


Great South Run29-Jun-19General entries 
Great North Run08-Sep-19Charity places 
Cardiff Half Marathon06-Oct-19General entries 
Royal Parks Half13-Oct-19Charity places 


Nightrider LondonJune and July 2019 (various cities)General entries 
RideLondon04-Aug-19Charity places 
Ride Across Britain07-Sep-19Limited 


Great North Swim7 – 9 June 19General entries 
Swim Serpentine21-Sep-19General entries 

Help with fundraising

No matter which charity event or challenge you take on, you can use Virgin Money Giving for your fundraising. We are a not-for-profit organisation, which means more of the money you raise goes directly to your charity. Simply visit Virgin Money Giving’s registration page to set up your very own fundraising page and start fundraising.

For more tips and inspiration on how to achieve your fundraising target, then check out our 5 easy and practical ways to fundraise article.

Have you gone the extra mile to inspire more people to donate? We’d love to hear your story and top fundraising tips on Facebook and Twitter.

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