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Fundraise for us

Applications for the London Marathon 2022 for Disability Rights UK - open now

Download marathon application form

DR UK is now recruiting runners for the London Marathon on Sunday 2 October.

Are you eager to make a difference? Ready to make a change for disabled people across the UK?

We are devoted to campaigning to strengthen and protect disabled people’s rights and you can help us to raise money to support the work we do. The money that you raise goes straight back into the work the charity does in supporting some of the most disadvantaged people in society. We receive no government funding for our core work so the money raised really does make a difference!

Join #teamDRUK and apply to run the London Marathon! By joining us you will receive:

  • DR UK running vest 
  • Six months subscription to Runner’s World magazine  
  • Regular check-ins for general encouragement and fundraising tips 
  • E-news and other DR UK updates
  • Support with fundraising activities e.g. flyers about our work, donation collection boxes
  • Linked via email to other DR UK runners - where people wish this

Any Questions? Contact Bex Clarkson via email rebecca.clarkson@disabilityrightsuk.org

 

Sponsor our 2022 runners 

We have a fantastic team of runners taking part in the London Marathon 2022. We would be grateful for any donations - every little helps!

Dan White - Donate here

Jennie Reid - Donate here

John Butcher - Donate here

   

Future events

Watch this space

  

If you would like to hold your own fundraising event please contact Bex Clarkson rebecca.clarkson@disabilityrightsuk.org for further information.  

 

Don't forget to register your event with us so that we can provide support and materials to get you on your way to holding a successfull event.

 

You can support our work in lots of other ways

Fundraising can be anything from a sponsored swim to holding a bake sale. We will support you from the planning stages to the event itself! Here are a few examples of our past fundraisers:

Katie ran the 2019 London Marathon and raised £2,609

George cycled 250 miles in 15 hours and raised £2,255

Ikeni swam Lake Coniston and raised £1,823

Students from Cambourne College completed a sponsored walk and raised £140 

Here are a few other ideas:

Quiz Night at the local pub

Skydive (a tick off the bucket list)

Office bake sale- Ready, Set, BAKE

Fancy Dress Friday for your school or college