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Whether you want to run a marathon, hold a cake sale or jump out of a plane, there are many ways you can help us to raise vital funds and awareness, so we can improve the lives of people with diabetes and work towards a future without diabetes. 

Scratching your head for fundraising ideas? Need some balloons and stickers to help promote your event? We have lots of hints, tips and fundraising materials to help support you. Start your fundraising now.

Contact Us

Email:   fundraising.wales@diabetes.org.uk
Tel:       01922 614500


Key Events 2015

Lake Bala Swim


6 - Cardiff 10k Run

20 - Lake Bala Swim


4 - Cardiff Half Marathon


Community Events 2015

Sunday, 22 March - Navi - the world's number one Michael Jackson Impersonator performs at Barry Memo arts centre, with special guest tributes to Olly Murs and Bruno Mars. All proceeds going to Diabetes UK. Visit Memo Arts Centre's website to book.

Sunday, 21 June - Lake Vyrnwy Bike Ride, Llanwddyn, SY10 0LS - Family friendly bike ride around the beautiful Lake Vyrnwy. Adult £6, Under 16's £4, Family £15. Local bicycle hire available. 


Full Events Listings for Wales

There are many other events happening throughout the year around Wales that we are not directly involved with however you can still participate and raise money for Diabetes UK Cymru.

All you need to do is register for a place at the event with the organisers and let us know and we will send you a sponsorship pack and free T-shirt or running vest so you can represent us at the event.  

Running EventsSwimming EventsCycling EventsTriathlon Events


Fundraising Stories

If you need a bit of inspiration or some ideas for your fundraiser, go to our Fundraising Stories page to find out what our other wonderful fundraisers have done for us and what inspired them.