Fundraising

Wally

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 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!

Take part in an event

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

  • Royal parks Half Marathon

    Royal Parks Half Marathon

    Take in some of the capital's most famous landmarks and run through four of London's spectacular Royal Parks.
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    Broadgate Tower abseil

    Get your adrenaline pumping and take part in the UK’s highest charity abseil!
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  • Arctic Challenge

    The Arctic Challenge

    The Arctic challenge is a unique opportunity to test your resilience and explore one of the most unspoilt environments on the planet.
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We have lots of other events you can take part in - find out more.

Fundraise at school

From a dress up (or dress down) day to a bake sale, there are lots of ways that your school can support our work

  • Schools fundraising

    School fundraising guide

    We would love to team up with your school to raise money for our work!
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  • Afternoon Tea

    Organise a bake sale

    Bring family and friends together to fundraise and celebrate the importance of reading with a National Literacy Trust Books & Bakes event.
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Find out more about fundraising at your school

Fundraise at work

You and your colleagues can make a real impact on the future prospects of children in your community

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    Corporate team challenges

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

    Books and Bakes

    Bring family and friends together to fundraise and celebrate the importance of reading with a National Literacy Trust Books & Bakes event.
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  • Quiz Night

    Quiz night

    Test the general knowledge of your friends and family, and help us raise vital funds to continue our work.  
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Find out more about becoming a corporate partner

Organise your own event

However you decide to make a difference, we'll be here to support you and help bring your idea to life!

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    Fundraising Guide

    Whatever you decide to do, we'll be here to support you and help bring your idea to life!
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    Fundraising ideas

    Want to support our work through an event of your own? We have some ideas!
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