Y Care International has opportunities for you to do something exceptional in 2019, all the while raising money for us!

Our vision is a just world, free from poverty, where all young people can fulfil their potential. Working with a unique network of YMCA’s in 15 of the worlds poorest countries, we help over 59,000 young people into business and out of poverty, sustainably each year.

If you believe that every young person should have the opportunity to thrive then join us on our mission to make this possible by signing up for one of our challenge events. Help us secure the futures of thousands of vulnerable, young men and women around the world.

Virgin Money London Marathon

  • Date: Sunday 28 April 2019
  • Distance: 26.2 miles
  • Registration fee: £100
  • Sponsorship pledge: £2,000

To enter: Download an application form

Be a part of #TeamYCI

We know that training for and running 26.2 miles is a big challenge to undertake, so we will be with you every step of the way. You’ll join the wider YMCA team and will receive VIP treatment, including:

  • A fundraising pack full of tips and advice
  • A high-quality Y Care International running vest
  • A regular newsletter with exclusive updates delivered straight to your inbox
  • A Facebook community where you can share training tips, chart progress and share experiences with your teammates
  • Support on the day from our cheering point.
Fundraising, man running a marathon

Vitality London

  • Date: 27th May 2019
  • Distance: 10km
  • Registration fee: TBC
  • Sponsorship pledge: TBC

 

Young female runners holding their medals

Prudential Ride London

Developed by the Mayor of London and his agencies in 2013, Prudential RideLondon is the world’s greatest festival of cycling with 2019 being the 7th edition – bigger and better than ever!

  • Date: 04 August 2019
  • Fundraising goal: £600 pp
  • Distance: 100 miles
  • Where: You’ll start your cycle at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Then from Canary Wharf and the City of London, over the River Thames and onto Richmond Park and the stunning Kingston-upon-Thames. After heading out of London you’ll be treated to scenic countryside views in Holmbury before tackling the ascent at Leith Hill. After a much deserved descent to Dorking you will complete the course after Box Hill.
  • What we’ll offer: We wheelie wheelie want you to do well so wheel be there cheering you on from the sidelines. A goody bag, fundraising support and a Y Care International jersey to wear on the day are all part of the experience.
Prudential-Ride-London

For more information on entering any of the above events, contact fundraising@ycareinternational.org or call 020 7549 3175.