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Run for Charity

Raising money for charity is a big part of the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10K experience for many runners.
You may be able to run for a charity by agreeing to raise sponsorship money.
Take a look at the page below for more information on individual organisations.

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If you are a Great Run registered charity: log in here

Cancer Research UK
Cancer Research UK
Join forces with the team that will get you to the finish line. We’re the only ones fighting over 200 cancer . Our life-saving work is funded entirely by the generosity of our supporters, so every step we make towards beating cancer relies on every pound, and every runner. One in two people now survive cancer. Together we’ve achieved so much, but we won’t stop until we’ve beaten it altogether. Join the team today and we will beat cancer sooner.
Revitalise
Revitalise
Revitalise is proud to have been chosen by Simplyhealth as their nominated charity for the 2017 Great Run series. Run for Revitalise, help carers before they reach breaking point, and give disabled people a break that feels like a proper holiday. Revitalise is the largest provider of respite holidays for disabled people in the UK. By combining expert 24-hour nurse-led care with imaginative excursions and great live entertainment, we give our guests the holiday they deserve, not just the respite they need.
Bobby Moore Fund
Bobby Moore Fund

The Bobby Moore Fund was set up in memory legendary footballer Bobby Moore, who sadly died from bowel cancer aged just 51.To date the Bobby Moore Fund has raised over £20 million. The funds are spent on world class bowel cancer research carried out by leading scientists working across the UK. With your support, bowel cancer stands no chance. Let's make Bobby proud and help beat it sooner. Join the Bobby Moore Fund team today.

Birmingham Children's Hospital
Birmingham Children's Hospital
Hospitals are bewildering, scary and unsettling for anyone but especially for children. Whether its £5 to fund some colouring books whilst waiting for test results, or £42,000 for a life saving machine. Charitable donations are key to making us a centre of paediatric excellence that the whole country depends on. Our aim for the 250,000 children that we treat each year is that their family knows our care of their child is our most precious priority.
Birmingham St Mary's Hospice
Birmingham St Mary's Hospice
Birmingham St Mary's Hospice offers a range of services in a number of settings. We welcome individuals, families, partners and carers from our diverse population across Birmingham and Sandwell. Most of our care is provided in people's homes, or community locations close by, in addition to progressive inpatient and day services at the Hospice. 0121 472 1191
Macmillan Cancer Support
Macmillan Cancer Support
There are now 2.5 million people in the UK living with cancer. By 2030, it will be 4 million people, and we want to be there for them all. One in three of us will get cancer, and it will be one of the toughest things we'll ever have to face. Our goal is to make sure no one faces cancer alone. We provide medical, emotional, practical and financial support, as well as campaigning for better cancer care. And because cancer affects more than just those facing it, we're there for friends and family too. We are Macmillan. 0207 840 7878
SWBH Trust Charity
SWBH Trust Charity
Your Trust Charity supports services at City, Sandwell & Rowley Regis Hospitals, over 150 community services, and the newly commissioned Midland Metropolitan Hospital which opens October 2018. Our mission: To enhance the experience of all people using our services including staff, patients & their families. We will do this by providing additional facilities and supporting innovative projects that create a comfortable & secure environment.