Fundraising

We could not provide the care we do without our amazing supporters. Whether you want to take part in an event, take a sponsored challenge or leave us a gift in your will, our fundraising team will be there to support you every step of the way. This section will provide information and ideas for you to make a difference to our patients and their families.

Challenges

Take on a challenge with Action Challenge

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Action Challenge organise over 80 adventures across the UK, Europe, & Overseas, and you can sign up to any of them to raise funds for Dorothy House. The Cotswold Way Challenge, The Jurassic Coast Challenge, The Wye Valley Challenge ... you can chose any of these or any of the others from their extensive list. They also run challenge that can take you to China or Vietnam or Everest!

London to Paris – Tour De France Edition (18-22 July 2018)

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The London to Paris Bike Ride is an awesome cycling challenge and is by far one of the best fundraising events in Europe attracting hundreds of riders each year and raising thousands for charities nationwide. Whether you’re a regular cyclist or new to cycling, looking to participate as part of a group or a solo cyclist – this is the perfect charity cycle event for you.

Snowdon Multi-Activity Challenge

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This exciting challenge will have you cycling 17km, trekking 15km and kayaking 4km in 12 hours!

National Three Peaks Challenge

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In your Three Peaks Challenge you’ll take on the highest mountains in Scotland, England and Wales, all within 48 hours. The trek covers 40kms and involves 2,984 metres of ascent and descent.

Other UK challenges

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Alternatively, look at all the challenge options. With various departure dates, levels of difficulty and trip lengths to choose from, there is sure to be something for you!

London to Paris Bike Ride

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Your London to Paris challenge will see you cycling 234 miles over three days and through two countries.

Great Wall of China

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Trek on the Great Wall of China along steep staircases and crumbling watchtowers with views of beautiful mountain ranges. Witness Imperial China's frontline defence and go on an organised tour of Beijing and its Forbidden City.

Trek to Machu Picchu

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Explore the Inca capital of Cusco and hike in the Peruvian Andes along the uncrowded route in the Lares Valley, which has spectacular scenery. You'll reach the lost city of Machu Picchu, the ‘lost City of the Incas’. These breathtaking pre-Columbian ruins are nestled high in the Andes between two peaks and are one of the most beautiful and enigmatic ancient sites in the world.

Upcoming events

Other ways to raise funds

Dorothy's Tea Party

Dorothy's Tea Party

Dust off the old china, and get together with friends and family for a celebration and to support Dorothy House…

In memory of someone

In memory of someone

When we lose someone close to us, we cherish the memories we have - the holidays, special occasions or just…

Local Hospice Lottery

Local Hospice Lottery

By playing the Local Hospice Lottery in support of Dorothy House, you can have a great chance to win AND…

Corporate fundraising

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There are so many ways that businesses get involved and support Dorothy House Hospice Care. Our corporate partners make a crucial difference to the care we can provide. Here are a few examples of how your business can get involved. For more information please contact Henrietta Beard on 01225 721…

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