With all the marathons and other fundraising events cancelled by the coronavirus, UK charities look set to miss out on £4 billion this spring and summer. This comes at a time when vulnerable refugees and people seeking asylum need our help more than ever.
The lockdown is looking more like a marathon than a sprint, but you don’t need to be able to run 26 miles to fundraise for Refugee Action and make up for the events you’re missing out on.
The 2.6 Challenge is a unique event for a unique time – and the challenge can be unique to you! Get sponsored to take on a socially distanced feat of fundraising that relates to the numbers 26 or 2.6.
All you need is a good idea! Here are 26 to get you started…