Events

events

Whether you want to take part in an event, organise your own fundraiser, make a donation or volunteer your time, there are lots of ways that you can get involved and help fundraise for Cancer Focus NI.

 

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.

*****Coronavirus & our events*****

Due to the impact of the coronavirus and in the interest of public safety, the decision has been made to postpone our upcoming events and furlough our fundraising staff until further notice. 

We have worked to reschedule most fundraising events from September onwards. If you have any queries please email fundraising@cancerfocusni.org and someone will get back to you in due course (email address is checked on a weekly basis)**

Support Your Girls

Support Your Girls by having a girls' night in to fund local breast cancer support for younger women

John Cooney Jersey Raffle

Buy a £1 raffle ticket to win an Ireland rugby jersey signed by John Cooney to support Cancer Focus NI

Virtual events – fundraise from home

Fundraise for Cancer Focus NI from home! Sign up to one of our virtual events and help save our services.

Schools’ Virtual Sports Day Challenge

Have you been practicing the sack race or egg & spoon race all year? Well, here is your chance to still host your very own virtual sports day, while raising much needed funds for us!

The Kerala Cycle – 25 September 2020

Unite and bike against Cancer - discover Kerala on bike, South India’s most serene and beautiful state.

Causeway Coast Marathon Walk – 26 September 2020

Join us for the ultimate adventure at the Causeway Coast Marathon Walk!

Cuilcagh Sunrise Walk – 29 March 2020

Join in our Cuilcagh Sunrise Walk and make it to the summit of Cuilcagh Mountain to witness the spectacular sunrise in Co. Fermanagh

Slieve Donard Moonlit Walk- 2nd October 2020 (previously 22nd May 2020)

Enjoy the magnificent Mournes at night on our Slieve Donard Moonlit Walk

Europa Abseil – 11th October 2020 (previously 31st May)

Take 2020 to new heights (51m to be exact) and sign up to our Europa Abseil!

Dale Farm Quiz Night – 16th October

Let's get quizzical at the Dale Farm fundraising quiz night!

Cave Hill Moonlit Walk- 13th November 2020

Challenge yourself to make it to the top of Cave Hill – in the dark!

Tollymore Forest Marathon Walk – 14 November 2020

Sign-up for the perfect end of year walking challenge at the Tollymore Forest Marathon Walk!

Abbott World Marathon Majors – 2020

This is your chance to take part in the Abbott World Marathon Majors.

Charity Open Challenge – anytime

Ready for a new adventure? With Cancer Focus Northern Ireland open challenges you can fulfil your ambition while raising vital funds.

Skydive for Cancer Focus NI – Anytime

Take on the challenge of a lifetime and skydive in aid of Cancer Focus NI!

Dare to Dip – New Year’s Day 2021

Shake off the excess of Christmas and Dare to Dip at Crawfordsburn Beach on New Year's Day

Cave Hill Moonlit Walk- 29th January 2021

Challenge yourself to make it to the top of Cave Hill – in the dark!

Tokyo Marathon – 7 March 2021

Join 37,500 runners as you wind through the central districts of Tokyo and enjoy many of the city’s major sites.

Arctic Trek – March 2021

This once in a lifetime challenge combines your ability to adapt to and live in the heart of this environment, satisfy your survival instinct, as well as experience tranquillity and relaxation under the stars of the Arctic

Boston Marathon – 19 April 2021

Take part in one of the world’s greatest sporting events and the oldest marathons in the world!

London Marathon – 25 April 2021

Join our Cancer Focus NI team to take on one of the most popular, competitive and over-subscribed races in the world.

Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon – 2nd May 2021

We are delighted to announce that we are the offical charity partner of the Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2021!

Mourne Seven Summits – 19 June 2021 (previously 20 June 2020)

Sign up to the Mourne Seven Summits to climb all seven peaks in the Mourne Mountains

Mourne Seven Summits – 20 June 2021 (previously 21 June 2020)

Sign up to the Mourne Seven Summits to climb all seven peaks in the Mourne Mountains

Great North Run – 12 September 2021

Join over 57,000 runners in Newcastle Upon Tyne and participate in the world’s most popular half marathon – The Great North Run!

Chicago Marathon – 10 October 2021

Join 45,000 runners as you line up to take part on the course in one of America’s greatest cities.

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 fundraising@cancerfocusni.org or call 028 9066 3281.