We are here to help with any fundraising queries and we are more than happy to talk through ideas with you! We recommend starting by setting up a fundraising page with Virgin Money Giving and our top fundraising ideas include bake sales and pub quizzes. You can find all our fundraising resources here which includes our paper sponsorship form.
The Great Manchester Run has been postponed and will now take place on Sunday 6 September 2020.
This decision has been made following government advice on slowing the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
Join us for the biggest running event in Manchester, with amazing routes taking in the city’s sights and distances to suit runners of all abilities. This run is famous for its buzzing atmosphere, with musical cheer points and the whole city coming out in support. And is if that wasn’t enough to get your signed up, we’ll be there to cheer you on as you put the miles in for Shelter too.
Secure your place at Great Manchester Run 2020
The fundraising commitment is the amount you pledge to raise through sponsorship. The more you raise, the more people we can help.Guarantee your place
Already have your own place?
If you’ve already secured a spot, you can use your place to help fight homelessness by running and fundraising for Shelter. We’d love for you to join the team – get in touch below.Join team Shelter
All our fundraisers get the very best from us, including:
Shelter technical running top
Training plans created by our running partners Let’s Get Running
Personal trainer support
We’ll be there to cheer you on
Post-race reception (a hero’s welcome & refreshments)
We can't fight homelessness without your help
The housing crisis is now a national emergency. We believe that a safe home is a fundamental need and basic moral right. By fundraising for Shelter in the Great Manchester Run 2020 you can join the fight to defend that right.
Every mile run, every drop of sweat, and every pound raised will make a difference.
You gave me such a boost! Thankyou all!!
Want to know more? Check out our FAQ
Registration fees for charity places in events are non-refundable and cannot be transferred to someone else or deferred to the following year. If you secured your own place in the event, you’ll need to check the event’s refund policy, which you should be able to find on their website or on your registration confirmation.
If you become aware that your card has been used fraudulently, please contact your card provider.
If your donors would like a refund on the sponsorship they have given you, they’ll need to contact us directly with details of their payment.
We’re here to support you with your fundraising as much as possible, so do get in touch with us by emailing email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org depending on your event or call us on 0344 515 1190.
Not reaching your sponsorship pledge impacts on what Shelter can achieve, so please ensure you are confident in reaching this target before signing up to the event. The deadline for sending in your sponsorship is six weeks after race day.
We invest in places in charity events and each place is important to ensure we raise as much as possible to support our vital work.
Guarantee your place for Great Manchester Run 2020
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