Helping children since 1891! It’s our 130th anniversary and your support for children in the region is more vital than ever – get involved.

Baker’s Dozen November Great North Run Accumulator

Virtual

Complete a baker’s dozen of runs (13 or more) of any distance in November and earn yourself a mouthwateringly awesome medal. The icing on the cake is an optional distance challenge, with a bespoke digital certificate awarded to anyone who completes a distance award.  The challenge starts on 1 November and ends on 30 November. […]

£15.00

Oh What Fun It Is To Run – December Great North Run Accumulator Challenge

Virtual

The Great North Run December Accumulator challenge is sure to have you running on Christmas cheer and keep you from going crackers! Complete the 12 runs of Christmas (or more runs if you wish) of any distance between 1 & 25 December and earn yourself a special Christmas tree medal decoration. The challenge also includes […]

£15.00

Christmas Day Balloon Race

Santa's Village, Lapland

We’re excited to announce we're taking part in another virtual Balloon Race – our festive sparktacular Christmas Day Race! An exciting way to raise vital funds for babies, children, young people and families across the North East. Flying from Santa's Village, Lapland on 25 December our virtual balloons are just £3. There’s no limit to […]

£3.00

Great Run SO21 – January Accumulator Challenge

Virtual

For most of us 2020 started out with plenty of promise but ended up being one of the toughest years in memory. The start of 2021 brings new hope and promise, but it also brings the pressure of New Year’s Resolutions. A quarter of Brits will make a New Year’s resolution, but most won’t keep […]

£15.00

Get your heart racing!

Virtual

This February, get your heart racing with the Great Run Solo Accumulator Challenge! Starting on 1 February and running for the full month, complete 14 runs of any distance to get your winners medal. Entries are open now and close on Monday 8 February. Everyone who completes the challenge will be sent a unique finisher’s […]

£15.00

Valentine’s Day Virtual Balloon Race

Eiffel Tower (virtual)

We’re excited to announce we’re taking part in another virtual Balloon Race – our fully loved up Valentine's Race! An exciting way to raise vital funds for babies, children, young people and families across the North East. Launching virtually from the Eiffel Tower in Paris on 14 February, our virtual balloons are just £3.  There’s […]

£3.00

Go the Egg-stra Mile

Virtual

This month Great Run challenge you to go the egg-stra mile and put a spring in your step for a fantastic month of virtual running.  No one needs an eggs–cuse to eat chocolate, so with longer daylight hours this month they reckon that we can not only challenge ourselves to a few eggs-tra miles, but are sure we can fit in a few eggs-tra treats […]

£15.00

Easter virtual balloon race!

Virtually from Istanbul Istanbul

We’re excited to announce we’re taking part in another virtual Balloon Race – an egg-stremely special Easter one!  It's an egg-citing way to raise vital funds for babies, children, young people and families across the North East. Launching virtually from Istanbul in Turkey on 4 April, our virtual balloons are just £3.  There’s no limit to […]

£3.00

Great North Run 2021

Newcastle upon Tyne

Take part in the greatest half marathon in the country - the Great North Run! This will be the run's 40th and is looking to be a spectacular event so make sure you're part of it for #TeamCNE. With our 2020 runners rolling their places over to the 2021 run, we don't have any charity […]

Golf Day

Close House Heddon on the Wall, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Always dreamed of teeing it up at the prestigious venue of the European Tour? Then come and enjoy a relaxing day of golf at Close House, home to the 2020 British Masters, and support our region's very own children's charity. As well as experiencing one of the best courses in the country, you'll also enjoy […]

£490