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Thanks to this partnership significant sums have been raised for our charitable programmes.

- Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust

Over £50m raised by Dream Challengers

150+ charities have benefitted

30+ Countries around the world

Bespoke Challenges

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We work closely with you to understand your goals, budget, time-frame and demographics. This way, we can create a challenge that’s perfect for your supporters and what you want to achieve. We can manage anything and everything, from operations and logistics to marketing and participant management, depending on your needs.

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Choose where you want to go, how many participants to involve, which activities to include and how long the challenge will last.

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Open challenges

Open challenges are a surefire way to attract fearless, committed fundraisers to your charity. Our ‘Open Challengers’ have, between them, raised millions of pounds for charities of their choice. We have events for all abilities and support everyone who joins us in doing their personal best. Promote our challenges to your followers and fundraisers, and we’ll do the rest.

what do our charity partners say?

Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust has been working with Dream Challenges since 2010. As a company and a group of people they are an absolute pleasure to work with, highly professional, organised, approachable and get the job done.

Robert Music, Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust

Our charity partners

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If you'd like to become one of our charity partners, please contact us by calling 01590 646410 or by emailing events@dream-challenges.com.

Dominica Dementia Foundation

The Dominica Dementia Foundation aims to raise awareness of Dominica, raise funds for families affected, provide emotional support to families and caregivers and to facilitate research towards Dementia

Prostate Cancer UK

Prostate Cancer UK has a simple ambition to stop men dying from prostate cancer through education, research and support.

Line of Duty

Line of Duty is a charity specifically created to provide practical assistance to our brave Emergency Services Personnel and Armed Forces, who face more in their daily line of work on our behalf than we realise.

Teenage Cancer Trust

The TCT provides life-changing care and support to UK teens so that they don’t have to face cancer alone.

Every Child Protected Against Trafficking

ECPAT UK is a leading children's rights organisation working to protect children from child trafficking and transnational child exploitation. We support children everywhere to uphold their rights and to live a life free from abuse and exploitation.

Orchid

Because men can be afraid to face male cancer... Orchid is a small dynamic charity solely dedicated to improving the lives of men of all ages who are at risk of, or affected by testicular, penile or prostate cancer. We do this through a range of vital support services, delivering awareness and education campaigns and promoting a world-class research programme.

Ellenor

ellenor is the only charity in Kent that provides hospice care for people of all ages – babies, children and adults - and their families. This includes pain and symptom relief, end of life care, respite, bereavement support and emotional and spiritual care

Wellbeing of Women

Through funding research and training specialists, Wellbeing of Woman is dedicated to improving the reproductive health of women.

Dementia UK

Dementia UK provides personal dementia support for families via specially trained Admiral Nurses, who provide emotional and physical assistance.

Ovarian Cancer Action

Ovarian Cancer Action is dedicated to beating the UK’s most deadly gynaecological disease through research and support.

Creative Response Arts for Wellbeing

Founded in 1993 by artist Mike Prinsep, Creative Response is an independent, arts related organization established and run by professional practising artists who offer a unique, supportive environment promoting personal resilience and wellbeing through art.

Childhood First

Childhood First provides outstanding residential care, education and therapy to children and young people affected by abuse and poverty.

British Heart Foundation

The largest independent funder of cardiovascular research, pioneering research to help those living with heart and circulatory conditions.

CoppaFeel!

CoppaFeel! is the first breast cancer charity in the UK to solely create awareness amongst young people, with the aim of instilling the knowledge and tools they need to get to know their bodies. They talk about a serious message in a light-hearted way, empowering people to start healthy habits for life.

Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity

GOSH's Children’s Charity enhances GOSH's ability to give admitted children the best chance at life.

Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust

The only UK-based charity solely dedicated to helping women affected by cervical cancer and cervical abnormalities.

CLIC Sargent

As a leading UK charity for children, CLIC's care teams provide specialist support to those affected by childhood cancer.

Breast Cancer Care

The only charity with UK-wide locations that provide dedicated care, information and support to people affected by breast cancer. Breast Cancer Care is a registered charity in England and Wales 1017658 and Scotland SC038104 From 1 April 2019 Breast Cancer Care will merge with Breast Cancer Now after that date all donations will go to Breast Cancer Care and Breast Cancer Now a charity registered in England and Wales (No. 1160558) and Scotland (SC045584)

Cardiac Risk in the Young

CRY work toward the prevention of young sudden cardiac deaths via awareness, screening programmes, medical research and by supporting bereaving families.

Breast Cancer Now

Breast Cancer Now is the UK’s largest breast cancer research charity dedicated to finding an end to the disease.

Pancreatic Cancer Action

Pancreatic Cancer Action is the only UK charity that specifically focusses on improving pancreatic cancer survival rates through early diagnosis in everything we do. Founded by a pancreatic cancer survivor, who proves that survival is possible, our mission is to increase survival rates of pancreatic cancer by ensuring more people are diagnosed early and in time for surgery – currently the only potential for a cure – and improve the quality of life for patients.

Alzheimer's Society

The UK's leading dementia charity funds research into the elimination of the disease, whilst supporting anyone it has affected.

Wessex Heartbeat

Wessex Heartbeat charity provides support to the Wessex Cardiac Centre (WCC) at Southampton General Hospital, by making a real difference by supporting the care of over 40,000 patients diagnosed with heart conditions, this includes 4,000 newborns, children and young adults. Funding helps to purchase specialist medical equipment, patient services and refurbishment of hospital facilities as well as continuing to offer a home from home environment free of charge to 2,100 relatives of patients diagnosed with heart conditions in Heartbeat House, which is ideally situated close to loved ones whilst they stay in Southampton General Hospital.

The Jermain Defoe Foundation

The Jermain Defoe Foundation supports homeless, vulnerable and abused young people in the Caribbean Islands and the United Kingdom. Currently, the charity focuses on funding Dominica Hurricane Relief to help the children and families whose lives were devastated by the impact of Hurricane Maria.

Tiny Tickers

Tiny Tickers is dedicated to improving the early detection and care of infants with serious heart conditions.

Vasculitis UK

Vasculitis UK supports those individuals and families suffering from the effects of vasculitis diseases by providing education, information and advice.

Children with Cancer UK

Children with Cancer UK is the UK's leading children's charity dedicated to the fight against all childhood cancers.

Lymphoma Association

The UK’s only charity focused exclusively on providing the right, information, treatment and care to those affected by lymphatic cancer.

The Clatterbridge Cancer Charity

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre is one of the UK's leading cancer centres. We bring together expert staff, high-quality care and excellence in research to drive forward the development of new leading edge drugs and therapies and provide outstanding specialist care for patients. Join us as we continue to offer the best treatment to those who need us in our region.

Regain

Regain provides equipment and facilities to improve mobility, communication, education and employment opportunities for those with Tetraplegia.

HEART UK

HEART UK – is the only charity in the UK dedicated to saving lives by helping people avoid heart attacks and strokes caused by high cholesterol. We're committed to raising awareness about the risks of high cholesterol, lobbying for better detection of those at risk and supporting health professional training

Against Breast Cancer

Funding pioneering research, Against Breast Cancer improve the detection, and treatment of breast cancer to increase survival after diagnosis.

The Urology Foundation

The Urology Foundation is leading the fight against urology disease through funding research, offering education and by providing specialist training.

Running Well

Running Well provides people living in underdeveloped and remote parts of Uganda with access to clean water by encouraging people to take up a personal challenge to help raise funds for the projects it supports. The charity’s primary focus is to build water boreholes, with the aim of providing a sustainable, long term solution to giving people access to clean water and to help improve their standard of living, health and education.

Carr Gomm

Carr Gomm is a Scotland-wide social care and community development charity. Carr Gomm supports people with a whole range of needs in both their everyday lives and in achieving their goals- whatever these may be- and we have been doing so for more than 20 years. We fundraise to fill the gaps in society and provide support where no one else does through our Community Development projects, which aim to alleviate the crippling issues of loneliness and isolation. Team Carr Gomm, our fundraising initiative, tackles these issues head on by encouraging participants to be both physically and socially active while supporting our work. Will you join our Team?

Cancer Research UK

CRUK fund scientists, doctors and nurses to help beat cancer sooner whilst also providing cancer information and advice.

Trekstock

34 young adults in their 20s and 30s are diagnosed with cancer every day in the UK. Trekstock delivers practical and social support programmes tailored to their needs, to give them a better chance of living well through and beyond cancer. Our programmes tackle social isolation, improve quality of life and provide young adults with the tools they need to get moving again after cancer puts their life on hold.

Make-A-Wish

The Make-A-Wish Foundation makes the wishes of children suffering from life-threatening medical conditions a reality.

Little Hearts Matter

A national charity providing help and support to anyone affected by the diagnosis of a single ventricle heart condition.

Maggie's Cancer Caring Centre

Following ideas laid out by Maggie Keswick Jencks, Maggie's delivers practical, emotional and social support to those touched by cancer.

Action For Children

From before they are born until they are into their twenties, we help disadvantaged children across the UK

Action Medical Research

Action Medical Research is the leading UK-wide charity saving and changing children’s lives through medical research.

Women V Cancer

The aim of Women V Cancer, organisers of Ride the Night, is to help raise funds for three women's cancer charities, raise awareness of the cancers and get more women cycling!

Victim Support

Victim Support is the leading independent charity in England and Wales for people affected by crime and traumatic incidents. Crime has lasting emotional, social, and psychological effects, often leaving those affected feeling afraid and isolated. Victim Support advocates for victims’ rights and needs, aiming to make their voices heard, and the charity works tirelessly to ensure those affected by crime receive the support they need and the respect they deserve. Last year, Victim Support offered support to 814,000 victims of crime across England and Wales, working to help people feel safer and find the strength to move beyond crime.

Marie Curie

Marie Curie provides care, support and guidance to those affected by terminal illness to bring light in the darkest hours.

Transaid

Transaid is a development charity identifying and implementing local transport solutions to improve access to basic services and economic opportunities.

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