Run for Charity

Every year, many runners enter the Vitality London 10,000 via a guaranteed charity entry.

Check out a full list of our charity partners who had guaranteed places in the 2019 Vitality London 10,000 below.

  • SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity

    Contact Alice Meadows on 0207 463 9297

    SSAFA has been providing lifelong support to our Forces and their families since 1885. Every year our staff and team of volunteers help more than 65,000 people, from Second World War veterans to young men and women who have served in more recent conflicts.

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  • Ovarian Cancer Action

    Contact Tom Allitt on 020 7380 1737

    We are the UK’s ovarian cancer research charity. Our mission is to fund research that saves lives. But we can’t do it alone. Join us. Fight with us. Act now.

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  • MS Society

    Contact The Events Team on 0300 500 8084

    We’re the MS Society. Whether you have MS, or care about someone who does, our community is here for you. Together, we are strong enough to stop MS.

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  • Rays of Sunshine

    Contact Joanne Lazarus on 02087821171

    Rays of Sunshine brightens the lives of seriously ill children (3-18) by granting their wishes. We believe each child deserves to put their illness on hold, even for one day.

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  • Dementia UK

    Contact The Events Team on 0207 697 4052

    800,000 people in the UK are living with dementia. You can help us provide Admiral Nurses, specialist dementia nurses who give practical and emotional support to families affected by dementia.

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  • Stroke Association

    Contact the Supporter Care Team on 0300 3300 740

    The Stroke Association are working for a world where there are fewer strokes and all those touched by stroke get the help they need.

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  • National Autistic Society

    Contact our Events Team on 0808 800 1050

    Around 700,000 people in the UK are on the autism spectrum. Together with their families they make up around 2.8 million people whose lives are touched by autism every single

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  • Children with Cancer UK

    Contact the Sports Team on 020 7430 7788

    Children with Cancer UK actively raise and invest money for vital specialist research to help save the life of every child with cancer and keep their family together.

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  • Sarcoma UK

    Contact Fundraising Team on 020 7250 8271

    Run for the only cancer charity in the UK focusing on all types of sarcoma. Join Team Sarcoma to fund ground-breaking research, save lives and find a cure.

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  • Children with Cancer UK

    Contact the Sports Team on 020 7430 7788

    Children with Cancer UK actively raise and invest money for vital specialist research to help save the life of every child with cancer and keep their family together.

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  • Unicef UK

    Contact the Challenge Events Team on 0207 375 6033

    Right now, millions of children are in danger. They face violence, disease, hunger and the chaos of war and disaster. Unicef ensures vulnerable children across the world receive life-saving food, vaccinations, education and protection. By joining Team Unicef, you can help us build a safer world for children.

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  • Genetic Disorders UK

    Contact the Events Team on 07983839958

    Genetic Disorders UK works to improve the lives of children, individuals and families living with a genetic disorder by providing resources and support for those affected.

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  • Evelina London Children’s Hospital

    Contact Emily Simms on 020 7848 7698

    Raise vital funds for Evelina London Children's Hospital by taking part in one of the UK's most iconic sporting events!

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  • Meningitis Now

    Contact Kirsty Owen-Hayward on 01453 769021

    Meningitis affects all communities. We work with local companies, groups, schools and organisations across the UK to reach and support people affected by meningitis and raise life-saving awareness. Together we save and change lives.

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  • Pancreatic Cancer UK

    Contact The Team on 020 3535 7090

    Pancreatic cancer is tough but we’re taking it on. Join our team to join the fight. We are supporting those affected by the disease, investing in research, lobbying for greater recognition & offer a voice for everyone involved in the fight.

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  • RFU - Injured Players Foundation

    Contact the Events & Fundraising Team on 020 8831 7660

    We are here to give support and information to rugby players who have suffered a catastrophic spinal cord or traumatic brain injury which has resulted in permanent disability whilst playing rugby in England at any level and at any age.

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  • Royal Society for Blind Children (RSBC)

    Contact The Events Team on 020 3198 0225

    We provide a range of services in London and across England and Wales for blind and partially sighted children and young people, their families, and the professionals who work alongside them.

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  • Alzheimer's Society

    Contact our Events Team on 0330 333 0804

    Dementia is set to be the UK’s biggest killer. Through our research, care and campaigning we can beat it, but we can’t do it alone. Run the Vitality London 10,000 with us to beat dementia.

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  • Alzheimer’s Society

    Contact our Events Team on 0330 333 0804

    Dementia is set to be the UK’s biggest killer. Through our research, care and campaigning we can beat it, but we can’t do it alone. Run the Vitality London 10,000 with us to beat dementia.

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  • Maggie's

    Contact the Maggie’s Events Team on 0207 386 3502

    Maggie’s centres are here for everyone with cancer and their friends and families. Warm and welcoming, they offer free expert support and practical advice whenever it is needed.

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  • Cancer Research UK

    Contact The Sports Team on 0300 123 5461

    Cancer Research UK is the world's leading charity dedicated to research on the causes, treatment and prevention of cancer.

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  • Motor Neurone Disease Association

    Contact Michelle Frost on 01604 611857

    The MND Association improve care and support for people with MND, their families and carers, fund and promote research, campaign and raise awareness.

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  • Make a Wish Foundation UK

    Contact the Challenge Events Team on 01276 40 50 89

    Since 1986, Make-A-Wish ® UK has turned the wishes of more than 9,000 seriously ill children into magical realities – creating memories to treasure forever, whatever the future may hold.

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  • Blind Veterans UK

    Contact The Events Team on 0300 111 2233

    Whether you enjoy active events or fundraising in your community, you can get involved in many ways throughout the year and across the country to raise funds for our vision-impaired ex-Service men and women. From marathons to murder mysteries there is something to suit all ages and abilities.

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  • Rethink Mental Illness

    Contact Jemima Woolgar on 020 7840 3021

    Rethink Mental Illness has over 40 years’ experience of supporting people severely affected by mental illness. Tens of thousands of people rely on us every year to help them get through crises, live independently and realise they are not alone.

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  • Brooke

    Contact the Community and Events Team on 020 7470 9393

    Brooke is an international animal welfare charity working to improve the lives of working horses, donkeys, mules and the people who depend on them.

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  • Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity

    Contact the Challenge Events Team on 020 7239 3164

    We need to raise at least £50 million every year to help rebuild and refurbish Great Ormond Street Hospital. Help us save more lives and support our remarkable patients and their families by using your place in the Virgin London Marathon to be part of something special.

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  • The Brain Tumour Charity

    Contact Sarah Moore on 01252 237867

    The Brain Tumour Charity fights brain tumours on all fronts. We fund pioneering research, raise awareness of the symptoms of brain tumours and provide support for everyone affected.

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  • World Cancer Research Fund

    Contact Priyanka Kotecha on 020 7343 4290

    Join World Cancer Research Fund’s team for the London 10K and you’ll be helping us achieve our vision of living in a world where no one develops a preventable cancer.

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  • World Cancer Research Fund

    Contact Priyanka Kotecha on 020 7343 4290

    World Cancer Research Fund champions the latest and most authoritative scientific research from around the world on cancer prevention and survival through diet, nutrition and physical activity to help people make informed lifestyle choices to reduce their cancer risk.

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  • The Salvation Army

    Contact The Salvation Army Events Team on 020 7367 4819

    By running for The Salvation Army you will help us to provide practical help and support for some of the UK’s most isolated, lonely, and marginalised people and communities. You will literally transform lives. Come join us…

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  • Parkinson’s UK

    Contact the Events Team on 0207 963 9305

    We’re the Parkinson’s support and research charity. Help us find a cure and improve life for everyone affected by Parkinson’s. Because we’re here, no one has to face Parkinson’s alone.

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  • Royal Marsden Cancer Charity

    Contact The Events Team on 020 8770 0279

    The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity raises money solely to support The Royal Marsden, a world-leading cancer centre.

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  • Action Duchenne

    Contact Paul Bown on 0208 556 9955

    Your contribution, no matter how big or small, allows us to fund research and campaign for better standards of care for all people living with Duchenne & Becker Muscular Dystrophy.

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  • Teenage Cancer Trust

    Contact Supporter Care on 020 7612 0370

    Cancer sucks. Young people shouldn’t face it alone. Join #TeamLegend to help make sure they don’t.

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  • Mind

    Contact the Events Team on 0300 999 3887

    We're Mind, the mental health charity. We're here to make sure no one has to face a mental health problem alone. We won't give up until everyone experiencing a mental health problem gets support and respect

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  • Bone Cancer Research Trust

    Contact Amy Scorer on 01132 585 934

    The Bone Cancer Research Trust is the leading charity dedicated to fighting primary bone cancer. Our mission is to save lives and improve outcomes for people affected by primary bone cancer through research, information, awareness and support.

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  • Hospice UK

    Contact The Events Team on 020 7520 8243

    Hospice UK is your national charity for hospice care. We work with more than 200 hospices across the UK to deliver and grow outstanding hospice care for adults and children.

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  • Brain Tumour Research

    Contact Sarah Day on 01908 867215

    Brain Tumour Research represents the UK’s biggest collaboration of researchers, member charities, and fundraising groups supporting long-term, sustainable research at pioneering Centres of Excellence.

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  • The Fire Fighter's Charity

    Contact The Events Team on 01256 366 566

    From our roots supporting bereaved families of firefighters killed during the Blitz, to a modern day service that provides life enhancing health and wellbeing support to the whole fire community, we are proud to support our everyday firefighting heroes.

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  • Cystic Fibrosis Trust

    Contact the Events Team on 0203 795 2176

    Join Team CF and help us fight for a life unlimited by cystic fibrosis! We fund cutting-edge research, drive up standards of care and support families living with cystic fibrosis.

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  • ABF The Soldiers' Charity

    Contact Wiola Michalek on 02079018913

    At ABF The Soldiers’ Charity we give a lifetime of support to soldiers and veterans from the British Army, and their immediate families, when they are in need.

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  • Sue Ryder Care

    Contact The Events Team on 0207 554 5958

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  • WaterAid

    Contact Lizzie Griffiths on 0207 793 2232

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  • Oxfam

    Contact The Events Team on 0300 200 1244

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  • Crisis

    Contact Rose Turner on 020 7036 2889

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  • Breast Cancer Care

    Contact Livvy Ellison on 0345 092 0804

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  • Pancreatic Cancer Action

    Contact Annie Whillians on 0303 040 1770

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