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:


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Open Challenge - Anytime, Anywhere

31/01/2017 - 31/12/2017 12:00 am

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, cycle, paddle or... Read more

Europa Abseil

Europa Abseil

26/02/2017 - 24/09/2017 All Day at Europa Hotel, Great Victoria Street, Belfast, BT2 7AP

Abseil Belfast’s iconic Europa Hotel for Cancer Focus NI We are looking for brave individuals to take the plunge and abseil down the Europa Hotel to help raise vital funds... Read more


Skydive for Cancer Focus NI - Anytime

28/02/2017 - 31/12/2017 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


Fill Yer Boots!

15/05/2017 - 09/09/2017 All Day

Fill Yer Boots for Cancer Focus NI! Fill Yer Boots, any old boots, with pound coins and step up to help families affected by cancer in Northern Ireland! Keep it... Read more


Sharing the Brandy Sponsored Walk

12/08/2017 9:30 am - 5:00 pm at Trassey Car Park, Trassey Road, Newcastle, Down BT33 0

We are delighted to warmly invite you to ‘Share the Brandy’ – our annual charity fundraiser organised in loving memory of Neil, Val, Natalie and Lorna to raise money for... Read more


Welly Walk

13/08/2017 11:00 am - 2:00 pm at Colin Glen Forest Park, 163 Stewartstown Road, Dunmurry, BT17 OHW

Join Cancer Focus NI for a stroll through the deep dark wood at Colin Glen Forest Park for a very special Welly Walk to raise funds for our Family Support... Read more


White Collar Boxing

22/08/2017 - 30/09/2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Spartans Gym and Fitness, 44 Rashee Road, Ballyclare, Antrim BT39 9HT

Want a new challenge this summer? Spartans Gym and Fitness hosting a white collar boxing event and raising funds for Cancer Focus NI.  We are calling on willing participants to... Read more


Pooches at the Port

26/08/2017 11:00 am - 2:00 pm at Station Square, Eglinton Street, Portrush, Antrim BT56 8DX

It is with tail wagging excitement that Cancer Focus Northern Ireland is calling all dog lovers to sign up to our very first Pooches at the Port event in Station Square,... Read more


Strictly Come Dancing at the Movies!

03/09/2017 - 10/11/2017 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm at Cregagh Youth and Community Centre, Mount Merrion Avenue, Belfast, BT6 0FL

Keeeeeeep Dancing! Cancer Focus Northern Ireland has teamed up with Ballroom Blitz NI to host a very special Strictly Come Dancing at the Movies event, based on the hit TV show,  to... Read more

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Great North Run 2017

09/09/2017 - 11/09/2017 All Day at Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle, Newcastle,

The Great North Run 2017 9th-11th September 2017 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


Belfast Community Gospel Choir Concert in memory of Lorna Telford

16/09/2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm at Downpatrick Cricket Club, 2 Strangford Road, Downpatrick, Down BT30 6SL

Cancer Focus Northern Ireland and the Telford family in partnership with the acclaimed Belfast Community Gospel Choir are delighted to announce a concert in memory of Lorna Telford. Belfast Community... Read more

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Unite & Bike Against Cancer- Grand Canyon to Las Vegas Open Challenge

07/10/2017 - 15/10/2017 All Day

7th October - 15th October 2017 Cycle 575km from The Grand Canyon to Las Vegas and help local people affected by cancer. This cycle ride starts at the ancestral lands... Read more

Kilimanjaro challenge event

Kilimanjaro Trek

14/10/2017 - 23/10/2017 All Day at Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro National Park,

14th– 23rd October 2017 Join Cancer Focus NI this October and take on the  tallest, free standing mountain in the world, Kilimanjaro. The snowy peak rises to a breath taking 5,895... Read more


Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special!

31/10/2017 - 07/12/2017 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Downshire Hall, 1 Downshire Park Central, Belfast, Antrim BT6 0LH

Keeeeeeep Dancing! Cancer Focus Northern Ireland has teamed up with Ballroom Blitz NI to host a very special Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special, based on the hit TV show,  to raise vital... Read more

New York Marathon

New York City Marathon 2017

05/11/2017 All Day at New York, Staten Island, New York City,

Challenge yourself to run 26.2 miles and participate in the spectacular New York City Marathon.  Our sponsorship package includes: Return flights from Dublin to New York, all taxes included 5 Night’s accommodation... 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.

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