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.
Great Wall of ChinaOverview
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 PicchuOverview
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.
At 5,895m, Mount Kilimanjaro is one of the largest volcanoes ever to break through the Earth's crust. Your challenge is to reach its summit.
Other challenge optionsOverview
There are lots of other challenge options. With over 100 departure dates to choose from, in 30 different countries, with three levels of difficulty, ranging from one to 18 days, there is sure to be something for you!
London to Paris Bike RideOverview
Your London to Paris challenge will see you cycling 234 miles over three days and through two countries.
Snowdon Multi-Activity ChallengeOverview
This exciting challenge will have you cycling 17km, trekking 15km and kayaking 4km in 12 hours!
National Three Peaks ChallengeOverview
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 challengesOverview
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!
OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY EVERY THURSDAY, MAY TO SEPTEMBER 2016 Fancy a real treat? Then this is a must! If you have a free Thursday (2pm – 5pm) between May to September, then you really do have…
Quiz night hosted by the Frome Friends of Dorothy House Hospice Care. Doors open 6.30pm for a 7pm start Tickets are £9 per head including a ploughman's supper (Teams of 4) Bar available (in aid of the…
Charity disco with 50% of the money coming to Dorothy House. A fantastic night of dancing to the best tune of the 80s and 90s, - A real treat for fans of A-Ha, Bananarama, Adam Ant and…
The Helen Straker Charity Autumn Ball in aid of Dorothy House Hospice Care and The Forever Friends Appeal. Drinks Reception 3 course dinner (including wine allocation) Live music with The Swingers Band Auction Raffle Black Tie Tickets…
TAKE THE CHALLENGE | WALK THE COALS Join us on Thursday 10 November to take part in the fantastic Dorothy House Firewalk. Friends and family can watch you walk the 1,000°F. coals to raise funds for Dorothy…
Other ways to raise funds
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…Find out more about corporate fundraising