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Whether you’re new to running, working towards a fitness goal, or an experienced runner there’s an event out there for you. It’s thanks to people like you taking on their own challenges and raising valuable sponsorship for the hospice that we can continue to provide free care services.

Why not try one of these events near you?  Let us know when you have booked your place and we will send you a free fundraising pack and organise a tshirt for you to wear on your big day!

If you sign up to any running event and would like to raise sponsorship for us, set up your Just Giving page here to get started. Start fundraising with JustGiving

Check some of these out:-

Stone 10K - A fast, flat course - right on our doorstep!

Stafford 10K - Run the county town - there's still plenty of time to train!

Great Birmingham Run - Choose 10K, Half Marathon or Marathon - take on the roads of the UK's second city!

Tough Mudder - Challenge yourself to something a little different!

Virgin Money London Marathon - To register for a 2019 Gold Bond place with Katharine House, call 01785 270808 or email before 23rd August 2018.  If you are lucky enough to be selected for one of our charity places, all we ask is that you raise a minimum of £1500 in sponsorship for Katharine House Hospice. f you have your own place in the London Marathon 2018 and would like to fundraise for our hospice please contact 

10k and 5k Family Fun Run -  (organised by Katharine House Hospice)
Enjoy a scenic run, jog or walk through the beautiful grounds of the Shugborough Estate.  Suitable for all ages and abilities.


Fed up of having to get sponsors' money after an event when people don't have cash on them?  This solves the problem. You can even set up a free text code for your page so your sponsors don't even need to get their wallet out!  

Set up a justgiving page

Give more with Gift Aid

Gift Aid is a simple and straightforward way to increase your sponsorship or donation by 25%.  To find out more please see our Gift Aid page.

Does your employer match fund?

Did you know that there are lots of companies who will match varying levels of funds raised by their employees.  Simply ask your employer if they could do this.  This could double the amount you raise for the hospice which would be absolutely amazing!

Companies we currently know that match are:-

Abbey National, Santander, Asda, BAA, Bank of England, Barclays, BP, BT, Camelot, Centrica, Cornhill Insurance, Debenhams, DHL, HSBC, Sainsbury, Kellogs, Kingfisher, Littlewoods, Lloyds TSB, Marks & Spencer, Natwest, Norwich Union, Peugeot, RBS, Royal London Mutual Insurance, Stagecoach, Sky, Tesco, Unilever, Vodaphone, Woolwich.

If your company does match funding and isnt named above, please let us know so we can update the list and let others know.