Our Charities

 

July 2018

 

UK Deaf Sport – Coming Soon

The UK Deaf Sport is a federation of many deaf sports organisations built around a UK wide organisation, united by a commitment to support the cause of deaf people through sport.

June 2018

 

Midlands Air Ambulance – Summer Beat 10k

The charity is responsible for funding and operating three air ambulances serving the communities of six Midlands counties: Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Worcestershire and the West Midlands. This constitutes the largest air ambulance operating region in the UK. The charity also provides secondary cover to the surrounding areas, such as Warwickshire and mid Wales.

May 2018

 

uCancer Research UK – Runners High 10k

The charity fund scientists, doctors and nurses to help beat cancer sooner. They also provide cancer information to the public.

April 2018

 

Bone Cancer Research Trust – Chocolathon 26.2 Miles

A charity dedicated to fighting primary bone cancer and are uniquely placed to make a difference through research. Their ambition is for a future where primary bone cancer is cured.

March 2018

 

Warrington and Halton Hospital Charity – Gods Of Spring 100k

The charity raises funds to provide additional comforts, care or experiences for the direct benefit of patients and their families beyond that which the NHS provides.

March 2018

 

Get Kids Going – Time To Run 10k

A charity supporting British disability sport.

February 2018

 

BHF – Start Your Heart 10k

The charity’s mission is to win the fight against cardiovascular disease and their vision is a world in which people do not die prematurely or suffer from disease.

January 2018

HHHO – Resolution Run 20.18k

The charity is unique in its efforts to not only help find a cure for Brain Cancer but also in helping children and their families who are affected by any Cancer, and the people who support them.

December 2017

Stechford Food Bank – Christmas Break 10k

Helping local people in crisis.

November 2017

Various (You choose) – Run For Peace

This event was a you choose your charity, we donated to Cancer Research UK, Breast Cancer Now, RSPCA, Alzheimer’s charity, Animal Aid, Barnado’s, Birmingham Childrens Hospital, CALM,Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital, MND ,OXFAM, Prince of Wales Hospice, Retreat Animal Rescue, Royal British Legion, Brighter Futures, Target Ovarian Cancer, Teckles Animal Sanctuaries.

October 2017

Sue Ryder Hospice – Trick or Treat 5k

Help provide incredible hospice and neurological care for people facing a frightening, life-changing diagnosis. It’s not just expert medical care we provide. It’s the emotional support and practical things they take care of too. They do whatever they can to be a safety net for their patients and their loved ones.

September 2017

Cherished – Autumn Routes 75k

The charities aim is for girls to grow in confidence, self-esteem and character, providing a foundation to make positive lifestyle choices and fulfil their true potential.

August 2017

Samuel’s Charity – Summer Snap 10k

Help provide children in hospital with respite at a time when they really need it.

July 2017

Kicks Count – Navig8 Miles

The charity aims to empower mums to be with knowledge and confidence throughout their pregnancy.

June 2017

Josie’s Dragonfly Trust – Hit The Target 50k

Supporting young cancer patients with very limited time helping families and young couples create precious and lasting memories together..

Y.E.S (Young Epilepsy Staffordshire) – Capture Your Dreams 5 Miles

Supporting a better future for young lives with epilepsy and associated conditions.

May 2017

Born Free Foundation – Beyond The Bars 10k

Seeking a better, more compassionate future for animals in captivity.

April 2017

Dreams Come True – Easter Hunt 5k

Bringing joy to children and young people with serious and life-limiting conditions.

March 2017

The Sandcastle Trust – Spring Forward 10k

A newly formed, UK charity that aims to enhance the family life of those affected by Rare Genetic Conditions.

February 2017

West End Impact – Burning Love 5 Miles

A charity managed by Morecambe Community Church and other Christians in Morecambe. The aim of the charity is to help people bring hope and change lives by reacting to crisis and rebuilding lives.

January 2017

The Veterans Charity – Winter Warm Up 10k

The charity was founded in March 2008 to support UK Veterans of all generations. They provide fast, direct support to Veterans facing hardship and distress. They supply essential items including food shopping, clothing, household goods like kitchenware and appliances as well as furniture and even mobile phones to aid vital communication.

December 2016

The Food Bank – Pudding Plod 5k

The Forest Food Bank provide three days’ nutritionally balanced emergency food and support to local people who are referred to us in crisis. Virtual Running Events have teamed up with this wonderful local charity to ensure that people don’t go hungry over this festive period.

November 2016

The Royal British Legion – Remembrance Sunday 5k

The Royal British Legion provides lifelong support for the Armed Forces community – serving men and women, veterans, and their families. Virtual Running Events were delighted to work alongside our local Herefordshire branch to raise money in support of The Royal British Legion.

Total raised and paid out to charities (including adhoc sponsorship) so far: £5,141.35!!