Organise your own fundraising challenge, or plan ahead and take part in one of the city’s many events to raise funds for LCF.
Once you have decided what you are doing, remember to keep us informed and complete our pledge form.
Challenge Events – get involved
Arranging a charity fundraising challenge is a great way to try something new and give something back to the local community.
Three peaks challenge – Take on the peaks and organise your own fundraising challenge with family, friends or colleagues
Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon – Sunday 12 October 2014
Run for All Leeds Half Marathon – Sunday 10 May 2015
Run for All Leeds 10k – Sunday 12 July 2015
What have people already done
Companies and individuals have already been involved with fundraising for LCF. Keep us informed of your activities and stories, so we can help you spread the word about the great work you are all doing to support local communities in Leeds.
re-form Landscape Architecture took on the first stage of the Tour de France and raised over £2,500 for LCF earlier this year. Read the full story here.
Top tips for organising your challenge
Once you have decided on your challenge, you will need to decide how to collect your donations. You can download our sponsorship form here or set up an online giving page.
Text donate – simply text BDAY56 followed by £1, £5 or £10 to 70070.
Online giving – Click here to set up a fundraising page through MyDonate, a free and secure online donation service managed by BT. Simply select the ‘Start Fundraising’ button and follow the instructions. You can also set up fundraising pages via our other online giving channel justgiving.com/LCF.
By cheque – Make cheques payable to Leeds Community Foundation. Please include a note stating that you are supporting the LCF Birthday Challenge. Post cheques to: Leeds Community Foundation, 51a St Paul’s Street, Leeds, LS1 2TE
Please remember to ask your sponsors to gift aid their donations – this means we can reclaim 25p for every £1 donated, at no extra cost to you. Simply tick the required box when giving online or complete our gift aid form and return this with your cheque.