eventsWhether you’re into adrenaline sports, travelling, running or simply socialising with your friends and family, Cancer Focus NI has the perfect fundraising event for you.


We’ve something to suit everyone, young and old, from challenge and overseas  events, to sponsored walks and bun sales.  Get involved in any of our events and you’re guaranteed to be a part of something special.


Find out which of our upcoming fundraising events are happening in your area:



The 10,000m Challenge

06/12/2017 - 31/12/2018 All Day

Raise money for Cancer Focus Northern Ireland by taking part in High Point Ireland’s 10,000m Challenge 2018. The aim of this unique all-Ireland adventure challenge is for each participating walker /... Read more


Abbott World Marathon Majors

01/01/2018 - 01/01/2019 All Day

Cancer Focus Northern Ireland is delighted to offer guaranteed entries for all the Abbott World Marathon Majors. The World Marathon Majors is a series consisting of six of the largest and... Read more


Open Challenge

01/01/2018 - 01/01/2020 All Day

Open Challenge for Cancer Focus NI You can take on a challenge anywhere in the world and raise funds for Cancer Focus NI. If there is somewhere you have always wanted to trek,... Read more


Skydive for Cancer Focus NI - Anytime

01/01/2018 - 31/12/2018 All Day at Wild Geese Skydive Centre, Movenis Airfield, Carrowreagh Road, Garvagh, Coleraine BT51 5LQ

Take on the challenge of a lifetime and skydive in aid of Cancer Focus NI! You can pick your own date and you can jump on your own or as... Read more


BBQ & Dance Fundraiser

27/07/2018 - 28/07/2018 8:00 pm - 12:00 am at Parochial Hall Blackwatertown, Charlemount Road, Dungannon, Co Tyrone

Calling all you lovers of country music, dance and of course who doesn't love a BBQ in the middle of summer?? Why not come along to the Parochial Hall in Blackwatertown... Read more


5 Peaks Challenge

08/09/2018 - 09/09/2018 All Day

5 Peaks 1 Epic Weekend! Grab your friends and team up to compete against others in a non-stop weekend of planning, road navigation and hiking the 5 highest peaks in... Read more

great north run

Great North Run 2018

08/09/2018 - 10/09/2018 All Day at Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle, Newcastle,

The Great North Run 2018 8th-10th September 2018 Join over 50,000 runners in Newcastle Upon Tyne and participate in the world’s most popular half marathon - The Great North Run!... Read more


The Pink Run

28/10/2018 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Victoria Park, Kyle street, Belfast, BT4 1LS

The Pink Run is back! Join us on Sunday 28th October at Victoria Park, Belfast at 12 noon and turn yourself PINK for local breast cancer awareness. The Pink Colour Run... Read more

Suzie Colledge and Natalie Watson from Cancer Focus NI are calling for runners to go Stateside for the race of a lifetime - the New York marathon this November. The proceeds will help fund Cancer Focus NI support services for local cancer patients and their families at a difficult time in their lives. For more details call Emma on 028 9068 0771 or email

New York Marathon 2018

04/11/2018 All Day at New York, Staten Island, New York City,

Why not take on the challenge of a lifetime for Cancer Focus Northern Ireland by running the New York Marathon in November 2018! The New York City Marathon is one... Read more


Cave Hill Moonlit Walk

16/11/2018 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm at Cave Hill Country Park, Cave Hill Country Park , Belfast,

Friday 16th November 2018 Challenge yourself to make it to the top of Cave Hill – in the dark! Registration: £25 Suggested sponsorship: £80 Come along and take part in... Read more

Hikers under the northern lights in Iceland.

The Arctic Trek

31/03/2019 - 07/04/2019 All Day

Sunday 31st March - Sunday 7th April 2019 Imagine eight days in the middle of Sweden, set in stunning and pristine wilderness, miles from anywhere. This unique Arctic Trek experience is... Read more


Nothing catching your fancy? Well why not organise your own fundraising event or join your local Cancer Focus NI fundraising group? Get some fundraising ideas and advice here on how to make your event a great success.


We have a dedicated fundraising team who will work along with you and support you in your fundraising. To contact the team email or call 028 9066 3281.