We are delighted that you want to raise money for Sands. Our fundraising team are on hand to offer you lots of tips and advice on 0845 6520 448 or by emailing fundraising@uk-sands.org

You may also want to download our Fundraising advice sheets:

Don’t forget there is also a wealth of useful information online.  Here are a few sites you may find of interest:

  • Discover Adventure
    Discover Adventure specialises in fundraising trekking and cycling challenges and has been running worldwide trips since 1994 – raising over £60 million for many worthy causes. Choose from either cycle from London to Paris, trek Nepal, the Himalayas or to Everest, or closer to home, perhaps Hadrian’s Wall challenge.  Whatever you fancy, you’re sure to find something from Discover Adventure.
  • Eight Point Two
    If you want to challenge yourself to do something different, then check out Eight Point Two. Whether you're wanting to abseil down the side of a building, cycle from London to Paris or walk through the Peaks, Eight Point Two deliver memorable experiences that have thrilled their participants.  From Brecon Beacons to the awesome National 3 Peaks Challenge they have a great challenge series for all levels of ability. Abseiling, Cycling or The Whole Hog.  Whatever the adrenaline rush you may be looking for, Eight Point Two is definitely worth a look!
  • Action Challenge
    Action Challenge suggests that their challenges are sometimes tough, often life changing, usually unforgettable, and always rewarding. So, whether it's climbing Kilimanjaro with some friends, walking the 100km to Brighton overnight with 3000 other adventurers, cycling 1000km from Lands End to John O'Groats, or as part of a speeding peloton heading out from London to reach Paris within 24 hours – they are likely to have the challenge for you!
  • Running Diary
    Find your next race - Running Diary provides a free searchable diary of running events in the UK and Republic of Ireland.
  • Runners World
    UK's largest running magazine aiming to provide practical information and encouragement for runners of all levels.
  • Good Run Guide
    Independent running site, with recommended UK running routes with maps and directions, route planner to measure routes and running log to plan and track your training and races.