HOPEWalk 2014 Registration NOW OPEN! 11th & 12th October 2014

Last year, hundreds of HOPEWalkers set out on walks across the UK to spread a message hope and positivity throughout their local communities… and helped raised a staggering £25 000 along the way!

Register your walk today by downloading the HOPEWalk 2014 Form here.

Email your completed form back to fundraising@papyrus-uk.org and we'll be in touch with your free HOPEWalk 2014 Host’s Pack!

Whether you’d like to host a family walk through your home town, round up your local dog walkers for a coastal stroll or are a tempted by a trek across the countryside with colleagues, we can’t wait to hear how you’ll be taking part.

And whatever you choose to do, by taking part in HOPEWalk you will be sending a powerful message to support young people in your community who may be struggling with life to see that help and hope is there for them.

Join a HOPEWalk in your area!

Here are just some of the fantastic HOPEWalks being hosted this year - If you'd like to join a walk, get in touch with Aanika.Dhillon@papyrus-uk.org for more information:

Cambridge to Horningsea- 10 miles- 11th October at 10am

Ilkley - 4 miles -12th October

Derby - Ambergate to Cromford- 10 miles - 12th October at 10am

Northampton - Pitford Reservoir - 7 miles - 12th October

Quayside Circuit Walk, Newcastle - 04/10/2014

East Yorkshire

Rozelle Park, Alloway to Ayr Beach Park- 2-3 miles- 12th October - 4pm

Mold - Moel Famau - 11th October

Want to fundraise for PAPYRUS?

Whether you're looking for a fun fundraising idea or you’re ready to commit to that challenge you’ve always wanted to do, we’re here to support you every step of the way with your fundraising.

Perhaps you would like to fundraise with friends or organise an event. Maybe you’d like to support the work that we do, but you’re not sure what you’d like to do yet…

Our free fundraising pack is full of ideas and tips to help you reach your fundraising target and the fundraising team is always on hand with advice, additional materials and support to help your fundraiser be as fun as it can be! We also have some sporting and challenge events listed below:

Download your free Fundraising Pack here

Download your Event Registration Form here

In the meantime you can set up your online donation page here Start fundraising with JustGiving

Thank You...

Holding a fundraising or sponsored event in aid of PAPYRUS is a superb way to help us shatter the stigma surrounding young suicide, show others there is help out there and raise vital funds to help make sure we can continue bringing hope where there is hopelessness.

We rely almost entirely on your donations and fundraising to keep our services going. If you would like to help us save young lives by fundraising in your area please contact our Fundraising Team or call 01925 572444. Thank you!

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Information on events in England (South)

Information on events in England (Midlands)

Information on events in England (North)

Information on events in England (London)

Information on events in Scotland

Information on events in Wales

Information on events in Ireland and Northern Ireland

Interested in running for PAPYRUS?

If you are interested in taking part in charity runs … one of our partners, run for charity, has heaps of running ideas here to get you started. Why not take on one of the big UK running events?

Run for charity’s running event reviews will give you an insight into the experiences of past charity runners and help you choose the perfect event.

Events in your Area

Previous Events


Welsh Army Sergeant on his bike to save young lives

3rd Feb 2014
Ali Nash supports PAPYRUS once again with this incredible cycling challenge   more...

TOAST gig in aid of PAPYRUS

1st Feb 2014
Warrington-based Oasis tribute band return in February to support our life saving work   more...

Punk Yourself Happy returns for it's third year!

1st Feb 2014
PAPYRUS supporter Zoe Lawson's gig night returns in 2014   more...

PAPYRUS supporter Catherine tells us about her 2013 Fundraising success

31st Jan 2014
‘Out of the Darkness’ walk raises over £6,000 for PAPYRUS   more...

Bupa Great Run 2014 - The World's Largest Running Series

1st Jan 2014
Bupa Great Run is the world's largest running series. These are really well organised events. If you want to be a par...   more...

Trekking and Walking - 2014

1st Jan 2014
Trekking and Walking are good for the body and mind, whether it be a personal challenge or a social event. more...

Abroad Challenges - 2014

1st Jan 2014
Could 2014 be the year to take part in an experience of a lifetime. Fundraising with PAPYRUS could be an opportunity to ...   more...

Cycling - 2014

1st Jan 2014
Britains love affair with cycling continues to grow. It is one of the easiest exercises to fit into your daily routin...   more...

Swimming - 2014

1st Jan 2014
Swimming is a great aerobic exercise that develops core body strength because it utilizes all the body's muscles simulta...   more...

Running Events 2014

1st Jan 2014
Whether it's a short sweet jog or a long hard slog, running keeps you in shape and raises your enery levels. more...

Events in Wales

1st Jan 2014
Please find suggested events in Wales. If you would like to sign up, or find out more about a...   more...

Assault Courses - 2014

1st Jan 2014
Tough Mudder, Spartan Race or something different? Tough Mudder is a hardcore 12 mile-long obstacle course designed b...   more...

Events in Ireland and Northern Ireland

1st Jan 2014
Please find suggested events in Ireland and Northern Ireland. If you would like to sign up, o...   more...

Events in England (London)

1st Jan 2014
Here are just some of the events taking place in London in 2014 If you would like to sign up, o...   more...

Events in England (Midlands)

1st Jan 2014
Please find suggested events in England (Midlands). If you would like to sign up, or find out...   more...

Events in England (North)

1st Jan 2014
Please find suggested events in Northern England. If you would like to sign up, or find out m...   more...

Events in Scotland

1st Jan 2014
Please find suggested events in Scotland. If you would like to sign up, or find out more abou...   more...

Events in England (South)

1st Jan 2014
Here are just some of the events taking place in Southern England next year. If you would lik...   more...

Triathalons - 2014

1st Jan 2014
Triathalon, the ultimate challenge. British Triathlon say it's the fastest-growing sport in the UK. Triathlons combin...   more...

Fun 5k's

1st Jan 2014
The Color Run™, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique color race that celebrates healthiness, happi...   more...

Original Factory Store picks PAPYRUS as Charity of the Year

31st Dec 2013
PAPYRUS are delighted to announce the new fundraising partnership   more...

Anna's Story

28th Dec 2013
Your fundraising really makes a difference to our work, here is just one example of the fantastic fundraisers in 2013 wh...   more...

Fundraiser Catherine Pinnock plans Overnight Walk

23rd Nov 2013
Join this overnight 'Out of the Darkness' walk in Oldbury and Tockington   more...

Family Marathon Swim

10th Nov 2013
In the swim to save young lives   more...

Fundraising ideas for the Festive Season

17th Oct 2013
Download our festive fundraising tips here!   more...

November Ball, Copthorne Hotel, West Sussex

1st Oct 2013
7pm, Saturday 9th November 2013   more...

Risking a mud bath challenge to help young people

21st Sep 2013
PAPYRUS Area Representative takes on an incredile fundraising challenge   more...

Charity bracelets on sale now

20th Sep 2013
Send the gift of strength, friendship & happiness   more...

PAPYRUS at the 2013 Bristol Half Marathon

15th Sep 2013
Siblings Lauren and Tim take on this incredible challenge in memory of their cousin Lawrence.   more...

PAPYRUS Member swims over 5 miles

14th Sep 2013
PAPYRUS Member Maria Martin is taking the Chillswim challenge in Coniston   more...

Urban Art Auction in aid of PAPYRUS

5th Sep 2013
Hackney Auction raises vital funds to support PAPYRUS   more...

Tribute concert helps save young lives

27th Aug 2013
Pete Ham Tribute concert held in aid of PAPYRUS   more...

Tickets available for a Summer Ball in Carlisle in aid of PAPYRUS

3rd Aug 2013
Come along for some lovely food, company and entertainment!   more...

Fantastic evening event planned in Chester

13th Jul 2013
Fundraiser in aid of PAPYRUS   more...

Join us for HOPEWalk 2013

12th Jul 2013
A new national fundraising initiative   more...

Local arts group help to prevent young suicides with their exhibition and live bands event in Abergele

21st Jun 2013
Art exhibition, raffle and live bands on Saturday 21st June   more...

National Volunteers' Week

3rd Jun 2013
Find out how you can get involved   more...

Londentry - turning negatives into positives

20th May 2013
Watch this and show support for Clark Stevens! Thanks.   more...

May the Fourth be with You

4th May 2013
Sponsored walk with friends and family   more...