Challenge events

Fundraise for us – your way 
Someone running a race to raise money for the Film and TV Charity.

Sophie Ellis Pratt, running Chelmsford Half Marathon

Are you seeking an amazing life experience and an opportunity to fundraise for the Charity? Then take part in one of our challenge events! There’s a wide range of activities nationwide, beyond just marathon running. You can also explore other events or share your own ideas with us – get in touch today

To get started, why not check out our challenge event list below. Remember, we’ll be here to help you with fundraising every step of the way!

Your dedication and hard work will provide vital support to those working behind the scenes in film, TV, and cinema when they need it most. But you can also make a positive impact on your industry by donating today.

How we will support your challenge event

We will give you the following support:

  • A Film and TV Charity t‑shirt
  • Advice from our fundraising team to help you reach (and hopefully surpass) your target
  • Celebration of your participation in our monthly newsletter
  • Support for your fundraiser across our social channels

If you’d like to know more about fundraising for us or participation in any other events, please reach out to our fundraising team.

Upcoming events

We don’t currently have any upcoming events, please check back again soon.

You can also sign up to our monthly newsletter, where you’ll receive the latest news about upcoming challenge events with the Charity!

Someone running a race to raise money for the Film and TV Charity.

The Big Half

The Big Half returns on Sunday 1 September 2024.

This event is a vibrant, inclusive half marathon with a fun, festival atmosphere. The 13.1‑mile course weaves through London from Tower Bridge to the iconic Cutty Sark in Greenwich.

The Film and TV Charity has three places for you to take part and fundraise for us.

Sign-up below to be the first to hear about future events!