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Katie Hodder – #RideLondon Fundraising Heroes

The Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 is an extraordinary 100-mile bike ride which takes riders through the capital and out into Surrey’s stunning countryside, before returning to London and finishing on The Mall. Thousands of cyclists – many of them riding for charity – undertake this gruelling challenge, each of them with their own motivation. Riding for her uncle Michael suffering from Progressive …

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The Evelina Elephants – #RideLondon Fundraising Heroes

The Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 is an extraordinary 100-mile bike ride which takes riders through the capital and out into Surrey’s stunning countryside, before returning to London and finishing on The Mall. Thousands of cyclists – many of them riding for charity – undertake this gruelling challenge, each of them with their own motivation. The 11 Evelina Elephants are riding in …

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A successful event is within every charity’s reach

Ten tips for throwing a successful event

A new event can do wonders for a charity – raising awareness and cash in equal measure, while also giving the chance to reward existing fundraisers and recruit new ones. Salley Barney, from the Royal Parks Half, and Alex Rochford, from The Producers UK, talk us through the success stories they’ve seen. The numbers are mind-boggling. Sixteen thousand runners a …

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An exercise in exercise; sporting charity events can do more than just make you sweat

Two experts in event fundraising talk to us about how sporting charity events are a fantastic way to fundraise and build your supporter base – and how it’s not just big charities that can benefit. Sporting events are increasingly important to the charity sector – the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon alone raised a record £61.5 million for good causes …

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