We could not provide the care we do without our amazing supporters. Whether you want to take part in an event, take on a sponsored challenge or leave a gift in your Will to the Hospice, our Fundraising Team is here to support you every step of the way. This section provides information and ideas for you to raise money and make a difference to our patients and their families.
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.
London to Paris Bike RideOverview
Your London to Paris challenge will see you cycling 234 miles over three days and through two countries.
Snowdon Triple ChallengeOverview
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 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.
Coast to Coast CycleOverview
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 CampOverview
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 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.
Nepal 2019 including Hospice ProjectOverview
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.
Bike Bath 2020 Medal Ride series Rider instructions - https://www.bikebath.co.uk/ Due to restrictions around Covid-19 and our wish to continue to protect the health of our riders and supporters, this event will replace the 9th Bike Bath…
Our mission at Dorothy House is to provide compassionate care and support for those in our community, living with a life-limiting illness. But we can’t do this alone! We’re walking to celebrate the heroes in our lives…
Our Festive family run will take place on Sunday 6 December in 2020, please register your interest and save the date and we will be in touch with event information and how you can book your place…
Are you ready for the Challenge? This is no holiday! You will travel to a remote and challenging area of the Great Wall of China where you will trek for 5 consecutive days from Gubeikou to Jinshanling…
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