Our challenge fundraising champions make our programmes possible by running, wheeling, walking, swimming and raising vital funds for our community. Taking on a challenge for North London Cares is the perfect way to push yourself, have fun and make a huge difference.
By taking on a challenge for North London Cares, you’ll get:
Take in the sights of London and raise money to tackle loneliness and isolation. The ASICS 10K is a great challenge for those who are beginning their running journey, looking to get back into running or training for a larger run.
Why not join team North London Cares and take on the 10K this year.
When: Sunday 10th July 2022
Minimum fundraising target: £100
Join over 2000 walkers and trek across the Capital taking in unrivalled views of the skyline, and historic landmarks. Setting out from the Putney Bridge start we had East towards the City, zig-zagging over the array of 16 historic bridges – each with its own fascinating story – and a mid point rest stop at The Oval Cricket Ground for some snacks & drinks. 25km later, it’s a party style finish line celebration in Southwark Park past the final crossing – the majestic Tower Bridge.
When: Sunday 10th September 2022
Minimum fundraising target: £250
One of London's most iconic half marathons, the Royal Parks Half Marathon's stunning 13.1 mile route takes in the capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed roads, and four of London’s eight Royal Parks – Hyde Park, The Green Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens. Be one of the 16,000 runners to take on this year's epic challenge.
When: Sunday 9th October 2022
Minimum fundraising target: £350
Jump from a crane at 160ft with amazing views of The Thames, Canary Wharf and central London, in support of North London Cares!
This challenge is a great opportunity for all the adrenaline seekers out there - and there's no training or trainers required!
Dates: Saturday 18th June, Saturday 23rd July, Saturday 10th September 2022
Location: O2 Arena, London
Fundraising Target: £275 per person (includes North London Cares T-Shirt and pin badge)
It may be cold but a wonderful way of keeping warm and getting into the festive spirit is by getting the blood pumping and completing a 5km fun run dressed as Santa around the City of London.
This is a great team challenge and no previous experience is needed for a 5k like this. The route is relatively flat and you can either run, jog or walk.
Date: Wednesday 7th December 2022
Location: St Pauls Cathedral, London
Fundraising target: £75 per Santa or £60 each if you're a team of 5+ (includes free Santa suit)
Our dedicated fundraiser will be at the end of the phone or email ready to support you on your fundraising journey. But in case you have a burning question at 11 pm, we have put together a number of useful frequently asked questions to help you. You can view them here.
If you have any other questions, please feel free to email us at [email protected]