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 China

Overview for Great Wall of China


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

Overview for Trek to Machu Picchu


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.

Climb Kilimanjaro

Overview for Climb Kilimanjaro


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 options

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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 Ride

Overview for London to Paris Bike Ride


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

Snowdon Multi-Activity Challenge

Overview for Snowdon Multi-Activity Challenge


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

National Three Peaks Challenge

Overview for National Three Peaks Challenge


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

Overview for Other UK challenges


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!

Upcoming events

Other ways to raise funds

Organising your own fundraising event

Organising your own fundraising event

A lot of people choose to run their own events to fundraise for Dorothy House. Our supporters show fantastic and…

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…

Find out more about corporate fundraising