Category: Fundraising

Annual Sponsored Walk 2019!

One year on from our incredible walk through Epping Forest where we raised a whopping £20,000, we decided to do it all over again! Only this time, we chose to walk 8 miles through the beautiful Hampstead Heath to say a huge THANK YOU to everybody who has supported us over the past year. 2019 truly...

Tom’s Epic Bike Ride!

On Tuesday 13th August, our good friend and incredible supporter Tom Knight-Gaynor, set off on a bike ride of epic proportions - all in aid of Hope for the Young!! Tom headed to the North of Spain to cycle a total distance of 240km from Bilbao to Llanes. Tom cycled on his own, with only a...

Sponsored Walk – Mission Accomplished!

We did it! We walked 10 miles through Epping Forest on Saturday 22nd September, and had a wonderful time along the way. Although the weather wasn’t always on our side, it didn’t dampen anybody’s spirits and we finished in a record-breaking time.  There were supporters, trustees, volunteers and keen walkers. Starting from The Holly Trail...

Football Tournament

We’d like to say a big thank you to our corporate partner TELSTRA UK for organising a 5-a-side football tournament for their employees in aid of Hope for the Young on Thursday 2nd August. Hope for the Young also entered a team and whilst England might not have won the World Cup this year, our…

The Big Half: A Running Success!

On the 4th of March, Team Hope for the Young participated in The Big Half, an exciting half marathon winding its way through the streets of East London! We knew our determined runners would cross the finish line still smiling having participated in this unique race highlighting the diversity and spirit of the city. We…

New Year Raffle!

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNERS!!   Friends and supporters, yesterday was a very prestigious and momentous day in Hope of the Young's calendar as we had our famous New Year Raffle Draw.   We entered all the entrants into our randomized computer generator. Then our team processed up the crushed-red-velvet carpet and pressed the button to...

Half Marathon Walk

Our team of volunteers walked 13 miles (half marathon) along the Dollis Valley Greenwalk on Saturday 25 October 2014 to raise over £23,950 for our new Volunteer Support Project for vulnerable young refugees. The project provides mentors for young people in education struggling to settle into the UK.