Events

Throughout the year we host a number of events and challenges to fundraise.

Would you like to come along to our Charity Ball this year and dance the night away whilst supporting Unique Kidz and Co? Or maybe you fancy the challenge of running 13.1 miles around the streets of Newcastle? Are you looking for a fun team event to take part in with your colleagues whilst getting extremely muddy?

If you would like to put on an event to raise money for Unique Kidz and Co, call the Fundraising Team on 07733 102 202 or for more information on our upcoming events and challenges just read on …


GREAT NORTH RUN

Places for the 2022 Great North Run are now available. You can join Team Unique and take on the 13.1 mile challenge on Sunday 11th September all whilst raising money for Unique Kidz and Co.

What you need to know …
  • We only have 25 places available
  • All runners are asked to commit to raising a minimum of £350 excluding gift aid in exchange for their free charity place
  • We ask runners for a £50 deposit when they reserve one of our charity places which is returned to you in full when we receive your sponsorship money. This deposit is purely to cover administrative costs for the charity.
  • We will give you all the help we can with setting up a fundraising page, training and organising the big day!
  • You will receive a Team Unique running vest or t-shirt for you to run in as well as a goody bag on the day

You can sign up NOW at: Great North Run Sign Up Form

Team Unique Kidz take on the Great North Run


Great North Swim

We are very excited to see the return of the Great North Swim to our challenges calendar this year after it’s huge success in 2019! This is perfect for those who love as swim as it involves a 1 mile swim in Lake Windermere!

What you need to know …
  • We only have 5 places available
  • The event takes place over 3 days (10th/11th/12th June). When you register your charity token with the Great North Swim, you will be able to choose which day you want to take part
  • You will need to have or borrow a wetsuit for the event
  • All runners are asked to commit to raising a minimum of £150 excluding gift aid in exchange for their free charity place
  • We will give you all the help we can with setting up a fundraising page, training and organising the big day!
  • You will receive a Team Unique t-shirt for you to wear before/after the event as well as a goody bag on the day

You can sign up NOW at: Great North Swim Sign Up Form

2 Team Unique swimmers celebrating their achievements with a young adult from Unique Kidz and Co


Great Manchester 10km Run

What could be better than pounding the streets of the infamous Manchester?! You can join Team Unique now and take on the Manchester 10km – the perfect challenge for everyone!

What you need to know …
  • We only have 10 places available
  • The event takes place on 22nd May 2022
  • All runners are asked to commit to raising a minimum of £120 excluding gift aid in exchange for their free charity place
  • We will give you all the help we can with setting up a fundraising page, training and organising the big day!
  • You will receive a Team Unique running vest or t-shirt for you to run in as well as a goody bag on the day

You can sign up NOW at: Great Manchester Run Sign Up Form

Group of Team Unique runners before starting the Great Manchester 10km Run


Born Survivor

We are so proud to once again be an official charity partner of Born Survivor and we are very excited to be back at Capesthorne Hall in Manchester on Saturday 7th May! This is the perfect challenge to take part in individually or as part of a team so rally up all those friends and co-workers and sign up today!

If you would like to join Team Unique at Born Survivor we can offer you:

  • A free charity place in exchange for raising a minimum of £120 (excluding gift aid)
  • A Team Unique t-shirt to take part in as well as a goody bag on the day
  • We will give you all the help we can with setting up a fundraising page, training and organising the big day!

And the best thing is that we will be there running the Bag Drop so we can cheer you on in person!

If you would like to join our team, please email fundraising@uniquekidzandco.org.uk.