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

National Three Peaks Challenge

Overview for 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.

London to Paris Bike Ride

Overview for 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.

Snowdon Triple Challenge

Overview for Snowdon Triple Challenge

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Grab this opportunity to pit yourself against the spectacular landscape of Snowdonia National Park in this tough and exciting multi-activity challenge. You'll summit the mighty Snowdon as well as tackling challenging biking and kayaking sections all the while surrounded by this stunning part of the UK.

Great Wall of China

Overview for 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.

Coast to Coast Cycle

Overview for Coast to Coast Cycle

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Be inspired by some of the most dramatic scenery England has to offer on this classic bike ride from west to east. Departing from the west coast at Whitehaven, this challenging itinerary stretches for 225 km until reaching the North Sea at Whitley Bay.

Everest Base Camp

Overview for Everest Base Camp

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Mount Everest stands at a formidable 8,848m in the Nepalese Himalayas. Starting in Lukla, follow in the footsteps of the Sherpa on this epic high altitude trek which crosses numerous rivers, before reaching the highest point at Kalapathar (5,545m). Wonder at the scenery below, before celebrating in mystical Kathmandu.

Trek to Machu Picchu

Overview for 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.

Nepal 2019 including Hospice Project

Overview for Nepal 2019 including Hospice Project

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Nepal has established itself as the true home of adventure and this charity challenge trek is a great opportunity to witness the culture and tradition of the Nepalese countryside. Along the way there are spectacular views of the snowy peaks of the Annapurnas and a fascinating mountain panorama from Poon Hill. You will also spend 2 days supporting a non-profit hospice in Kathmandu.

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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