If you are planning a fundraising activity and are considering sponsoring Edinburgh City Mission, we would love to hear from you! Please get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org. We'd love to support you with a fundraising pack containing a technical T-shirt, help to set up your fundraising page, and promotion of your fundraising page via our Social Media.
We've highlighted four local events taking place in 2019 which may enthuse you to get your running shoes on, lace up your walking boots, or dust down your bike. See below for details of each event and their links.
Sunday 22nd September. Half marathon and 10K distances available.
A fast and flat route, ideal to set a new PB, along East Lothian's golf coast and finishing in Musselburgh.
Go to https://www.scottishhalfmarathon.com/ and register with a standard entry, then get in touch with us for your Edinburgh City Mission fundraising pack.
Sunday 8th September. 45 Miles for the Classic Challenge. 100 miles for the hilly Big Belter. 10 miles for the family friendly Wee Jaunt.
An all age event, suitable for all abilities, and Scotland's largest cycle event on closed roads.
Go to https://www.cycling.scot/pedal-for-scotland to sign up for the event of your choice, then get in touch with us for your Edinburgh City Mission fundraising pack.
Sunday 15th September. 24 Miles for the Mighty Stride. 15.5 miles for the Big Stroll. 5 miles for the Wee Wander.
Running not for you? Join 5,000+ walkers for the largest Kiltwalk yet in Scotland's beautiful capital city.
Go to https://www.thekiltwalk.co.uk/ to sign up for the event of your choice, then get in touch with us for your Edinburgh City Mission fundraising pack. 140% of what you raise will be donated to Edinburgh City Mission.
Sunday 3rd November. Run 10km from Edinburgh's iconic Royal Mile to the BT Murrayfield Stadium.
New to running? Consistently around 40% of men taking part in this event have never run a 10K before. You'll be in good company!
Go to https://www.mens10k.com/edinburgh/ to sign up with a standard entry then get in touch with us for your Edinburgh City Mission fundraising pack.