Charities

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English Half Marathon is delighted to announce our Official Charity Partner for 2017 – NSPCC.

20176 also marks 30 years of NSPCC’s ChildLine service. So, they’re asking runners to make their half marathon even more amazing and run for the NSPCC to help us keep every child safe.

For 30 years, the Childline service has been a place for children to turn, even when it feels like no one else is listening. Talking to Childline can be the first step that gets a child’s life back on track. But right now, they can only answer three out of every four children who contact Childline.

Registration costs only £20 with a sponsorship target of £250 that will help NSPCC to keep all children nspcc1safe now, and well into the future. That’s what the Childline 30 campaign is all about, but we need your support to make it happen. By taking part in the English Half Marathon for the NSPCC, you’ll be helping to keep children safe.

Be part of not just a run but an unforgettable journey where every mile you run and every penny you raise will mean that when a child needs us, we’re there. Together we can rebuild children’s lives and prevent abuse from ruining anymore. Join TEAM NSPCC We need your support so that we can be there for every child.

How NSPCC will support you

Be part of not just a run but an unforgettable journey with the NSPCC. Together we can rebuild children’s lives and prevent abuse from ruining anymore. Whether you are a beginner, intermediate or advanced runner, we’ll be with you every step of the way, offering you advice and support on the run up to race day.

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  • your own personalised NSPCC running vest
  • a fundraising pack, regular emails and support hotline
  • support on the day from our cheer points along the route
  • training advice and support from our team of expert coaches
  • dedicated fundraising support from our friendly team
  • a Facebook page for you and your team mates

 

How you will make a difference

nspcc3For 30 years, our Childline service has been a place for children to turn, even when it feels like no one else is listening. Talking to Childline can be the first step that gets a child’s life back on track. But right now, we can only answer three out of every four children who contact Childline.

We want to celebrate Childline, the 3.9 million children it’s helped to date, and the amazing supporters and volunteers who have made it possible. But we want to go further than that.

We want to be there for every child.

Will you help us to keep all children safe now, and well into the future? That’s what our Childline 30 campaign is all about, but we need your support to make it happen. Join Team NSPCC

Join Team NSPCC

Secure your charity place

We need your support so nspcc4that we can be there for every child. Join Team NSPCC by securing one of our charity places. For a place in the English Half Marathon, we ask that all runners raise a minimum of £250 minimum sponsorship and pay a £20 registration fee.

Sign up now 

Already got your own place?

If you’ve already got your place, we’d love to welcome you to our team. Do something amazing with your place and support the NSPCC. There’s no minimum fundraising target, just have fun and raise as much as you can.

Join team NSPCC 

Get in touch with NSPCC

If you would like to hear more from us about being part of TEAM NSPCC, running@nspcc.org.uk or visit the website here.

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Please note, NSPCC do not receive any of the entry fee. NSPCC raise money from the runners who opt to run in aid of them via a charity place or own place, and one off donations via the registration pathway.

Involving charities is an important part of our events.

Involving charities is an important part of what we do. In 2015 we saw over £150,000 of fundraising for local and national charities.

If you are interested in becoming a Charity Partner at the English Half Marathon, please contact us on 01925 875083 or email info@contest-sports.com.