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Events and challenges

Embark on a journey through our exciting events and thrilling challenges, where every experience creates lasting change by raising vital funds for Charlie House!

Start your fundraiser today

We host a fantastic range of events and offer entry to exhilarating challenges every year for you to enjoy, including our annual Big Build Ball, fitness challenges, fashion shows and lots more, as well as provide handy guides for you to hold your very own Charlie House fundraiser.

Our upcoming events

We host a fantastic range of events for to attend. From our spectacular Big Build Ball to our Fizz & Fashion Friday fashion show, we have something for everyone. Get involved today and be part of something truly special!

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1st April, 2024 - 24th December, 2024

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16th November, 2024

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Run for Charlie House

Whether you’re a passionate runner or just starting out, participating in a Run for Charlie House challenge is an incredible way to smash your fitness goals whilst supporting our vital work as a local charity in the North-east of Scotland.

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Run for Charlie House

Run for Charlie House is our exciting programme which offers you FREE entry into a huge variety of running events, both in the UK and across the globe, in return for raising funds for Charlie House.

You’ll also receive an exclusive Charlie House t-shirt, access to our amazing social media group of fellow runners, personalised support from our Fundraising Team, as well as a Run for Charlie House toolkit to help with your fundraising efforts!

Our upcoming challenges

Can’t resist a crazy sports challenge such as Beast Race? How about turning your fitness goals into a fundraising effort? Push yourself out of your comfort zone and make a difference today. We love working with you to make your fundraising activity a success.

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Explore our Fitness Fundraising Hub

Challenge yourself by participating in some of Scotland’s most exciting fitness events, such as Ride the North, Beast Race, and Kiltwalk. Our range of helpful materials including training tips and guides are guaranteed to help you conquer your fitness fundraising challenge!


Take on your own challenge

Don't fancy any of the challenges we've created for you? Why not set your own! From running marathons to scaling munros, to bake sales and crafts - you can do anything you put your mind to!

Get in touch and let us know what you would like to do to fundraise for us.

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Fizz and Fashion Friday raises five-figure sum for North-east charity

More than 250 people attended Charlie House’s annual Fizz and Fashion Friday on March 24 2022 at Union Kirk, raising over £16,000 for the charity's Buy a Brick campaign, which directly supports the build of a dedicated support centre in the North-east.

Start fundraising today

Here are some handy tools you can use to help you get started on your fundraising journey.

Fundraising A-Z

Find creative fundraising ideas to help inspire your next fundraiser for Charlie House.

Fundraising Hints & Tips

Follow our handy tips below to get the most from your fundraising event for it to be a great success.

Fundraising Health and Safety Form

We have compiled the following health and safety advice which will help you to fundraise safely within the law.

Sponsorship Form

Download our sponsorship form for any sponsored fundraising, like sponsored walks, runs and more!

Interested in an event or challenge?

If you'd like to speak to our friendly Fundraising team about any of our events, challenges, or fundraisers, please complete this form and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

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The health benefits of taking part in a fitness challenge

In this blog, we dissect the many health benefits of completing a fitness challenge, such as improved mental health, improved sleep and weight management.

Pay in your fundraising

With your support, Charlie House can reach more children and their families in the North-east of Scotland who need our services.

Find out how you can pay in your fundraising to Charlie House.

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Multiply Your Generosity with Gift Aid!

We rely on the generosity of our incredible supporters to help us achieve our mission. We want to highlight an amazing opportunity for you to maximize the impact of your contributions: Gift Aid!

Follow us on social media

To find out about the latest Charlie House events, follow us on social media!

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