Sponsored Events

Sponsored events are an enjoyable way to raise vital funds for Advantage Africa and engage your friends, family and colleagues in our life-changing work.

Please contact us if you’d like to do a sponsored event of your own or organise a group to take on the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge. We’ll advise you on online sponsorship and fundraising ideas, provide sponsor and forms and cheer you on so you can complete your challenge and reach your fundraising target!

Not run before? Download our running tips for beginners.

Running or cycling not your thing? How about a different challenge? What about climbing a mountain, abseiling a local landmark, swimming for miles in your local pool, playing table tennis all day, giving up smoking or losing weight?

Community Events

How could you engage people in your home, social, faith or work community to support Advantage Africa? What skills, resources and contacts do you have? How about a musical event, a quiz or a ‘dress down day’?

Check out this A-Z guide of more than 100 fundraising ideas.

Could your school, club or church support Advantage Africa with a special event or collection?

Teacher Paula Deighton of Stanway School says:

Advantage Africa has helped our children learn so much about issues facing people in Kenya and Uganda and it’s motivated them to raise thousands of pounds for this great charity over the years


Revd. Claire Wood says:

Our church’s support of Advantage Africa helped us fulfill our mission of justice and service for the world’s poorest