We rely on the generous support of individuals, communities and businesses to continue our vital work to transform lives through literacy.

Whether you fancy hosting a book sale, taking part in our annual Where’s Wally? fun run, or perhaps even challenging yourself and your colleagues to an adventure in the Arctic – there’s something for everyone and we’ll be with you every step of the way! 

Challenge events

Are you ready to challenge yourself and raise vital funding for the National Literacy Trust?

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    National Literacy Trust’s Arctic team challenge

    Our Arctic Team Challenge is a great opportunity for you and your colleagues to compete against other companies for...

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    Royal Parks Half Marathon

    The Royal Parks Half Marathon is an opportunity to run for a great cause whilst enjoying the beautiful scenery of...

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    London to Brighton cycle challenge

    Join in the London to Brighton cycle challenge and raise important funds for the National Literacy Trust.

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  • Great Eastern Run

    Perkins Great Eastern Run

    Take on one of the flattest, fastest half marathons in the country - the Great Eastern Run!

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    Where's Wally? fun run

    The 2018 Where’s Wally fun run was a cold but brilliant day. Hundreds of Wallys lined up on the start line and...

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Tales and Teapots

Tales and Teapots is a chance for you and your colleagues, family and friends to celebrate your love of reading. 

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More fundraising ideas

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    There are lots of ways you can put on an event and raise money for our work.

    There are lots of ways you can put on an event and raise money for our work. 

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    Give with confidence: our fundraising promise

    We promise to adhere to best practice, honesty, transparency, clarity and accountability in all fundraising activity. 

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    Corporate team challenge

    Our challenge events make ideal team-building activities with a difference. 

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Fundraising toolkit

Tips and ideas to make the most of your fundraising.

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