I Need a Charity Place

If you want to secure a place in The Vitality Big Half through a charity, this is the section for you. See a list of charities who have places below.

These charities would love to hear from you and greatly appreciate your support.

  • Meningitis Research Foundation

    Contact Esther Trackman on 0333 4056 242

    We fund research, lifesaving meningitis awareness, and support those affected

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  • Hospice UK

    Contact the Events Team on 020 7520 8243

    We work with more than 220 hospices across the UK to deliver and grow outstanding hospice care for adults and children. Join Team Hospice UK and, together, we can open up hospice care for every person in need.

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  • Parkinson's UK

    Contact the Events Team on 020 7932 1356

    We're the Parkinson's charity that drives better care, treatments and quality of life. Together we can bring forward the day when no one fears Parkinson's.

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  • British Heart Foundation

    Contact Karen McDonnell on 0300 456 8355

    Today 190 people will die from a heart attack. That’s 190 families who didn’t get to say good bye to a loved one. Join the Heart Runners team and help us fund pioneering research to beat heart disease.

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  • Macmillan Cancer Support

    Contact the Running Team on running@macmillan.org.uk

    Macmillan Cancer Support improves the lives of people affected by cancer. We provide practical, medical, emotional and financial support and push for better cancer care. Cancer affects us all. We can all help. We are Macmillan.

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  • Alzheimer's Society

    Contact The Events Team on 0330 333 0804

    Through research, care and support, we improve lives of people affected by dementia, their families and carers. We lead the fight against dementia. And demand a world without it.

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  • Children with Cancer UK

    Contact Emily or Gemma on 020 7404 0808

    Children with Cancer UK actively raise and invest money for vital specialist research to save the lives of every child with cancer and keep their family together.

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  • Phabkids

    Contact Janine on 01825 749826

    Phab is a national charity, we inspire and support children and adults with and without disabilities to make more of life together

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  • Beating Bowel Cancer

    Contact The Events Team on 020 8973 0003

    We are the support and campaigning charity for everyone affected by bowel cancer. Join our team and we’ll support you through every step of the way on your challenge.

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  • Guide Dogs

    Contact Events Team on 0345 143 0200

    Every hour, another person in the UK goes blind. We work for a world with enough support to make the challenges of sight loss no barrier to fulfilling your needs and dreams. Run for Guide Dogs and change the life of someone living with sight loss.

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  • WellChild

    Contact Steve on 01242 530007

    WellChild is the national charity for sick children. We help children - and their families - who are seriously ill or who have complex health conditions through our programmes of Care, Support and Research.

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    Contact the Events Team on 0203 772 9720

    We are leading the fight against child abuse in the UK and Channel Islands. We help children who’ve been abused to rebuild their lives, we protect children at risk, and we find the best ways of preventing child abuse from ever happening. Run for Team NSPCC, because every step, every mile, will help keep every child safe.

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  • Barnardo’s

    Contact Katie Moore on 0208 498 7091

    Run with #TeamBarnardos and help the most disadvantaged children in the UK. We believe in the abused, vulnerable, and neglected. Take up our challenge – help transform their lives.

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  • Prostate Cancer UK

    Contact the Sporting Events Team on 020 3310 7034

    One man in the UK dies every hour from prostate cancer, the most common form of cancer in men. Please help us to raise awareness and save men's lives.

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  • Teach First

    Contact the Events Team on 020 3862 8420

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  • MS Society

    Contact Joe Murray on 0300 500 8084

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  • Teenage Cancer Trust

    Contact Supporter Care Team on 0207 291 6961

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  • Action Medical Research

    Contact the Events Team on 01403 327444

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  • JDRF, the type 1 diabetes charity

    Contact Bronagh McManus on 020 7841 3650

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  • Smile Train

    Contact Jonathan Roberts on 0203 805 7788

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  • Epilepsy Action

    Contact the Events Team on 0113 210 8821

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  • Centrepoint

    Contact the Events Team on 020 7243 6927

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  • RP Fighting Blindness

    Contact Emily Webb on 01280 815900

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  • Pancreatic Cancer UK

    Contact Pancreatic Cancer UK on 0203 535 7090

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  • VICTA - Visually Impaired Children Taking Action

    Contact Joe on 01908 672163

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