Every year thousands of runners enter the London Marathon via a guaranteed charity entry.
If you’re a runner who’s looking to get a place in the 2015 race via a guaranteed charity entry, check out the charity listings below to find out more.
Royal National Institute of Blind People
Contact Events Team on 0845 345 0054
Every day another 100 people will start to lose their sight. Your support helps us rebuild lives devastated by sight loss. Join Team RNIB today!
VICTA - Visually Impaired Children Taking Action
Contact Julie Ring on 01908 672163
VICTA supports blind and partially sighted children by providing: Grants for special equipment like speech enabled computers, sensory toys and Braillers. Family weekends, to share experiences and meet other blind children and their families. Youth weeks/weekends providing living skills, educational advice, social skills and activities.
Contact the Events Team on 0845 120 4530
Meningitis Now fund pioneering research into meningitis, raise awareness and support people as they face life after the disease. We provide the widest range of free services and community-based support for those affected by meningitis across the UK.
Cancer Research UK - Official Charity of the Year 2015
Contact The Events Team on 0871 641 2403
Cancer Research UK is the world's leading charity dedicated to research on the causes, treatment and prevention of cancer..
Children with Cancer UK
Contact Emily or Poppy on 020 7404 0808
Children with Cancer UK is the leading national charity dedicated to the fight against childhood cancer. Our aim is to determine the causes, find cures and provide care for children with cancer.
Contact The Events Team on 0303 303 3000
Leukaemia, lymphoma, blood cancers – we can cure them all. Join us and save the lives of thousands of people in desperate need of bone marrow transplants.
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Contact Luan Roberts on 0207 713 2032
JDRF is the type 1 diabetes charity, improving lives until we find the cure. We fund research to cure, treat and prevent type 1 diabetes.
Breakthrough Breast Cancer
Contact The Events Team on 08080 100 200
Breakthrough Breast Cancer is a pioneering charity dedicated to saving lives and changing futures, through research, campaigning and education - removing the fear of breast cancer for good.
Contact Events Team on 0871 872 1144
Take a positive step for mental health, run for Mind
Worldwide Cancer Research
Contact The Events Team on 01334 468544
We fund research into any type of cancer, anywhere in the world. To realise our vision of no life cut short by cancer the research can never stop. Join our team today to keep it going.
Contact The Events Team on 0207 233 9696
Whizz-Kidz gives disabled children the independence to enjoy an active childhood at home, at school and at play. Use the most active day of your life to get a disabled child moving.
Contact Madeleine on 01572 823332
Phab is a national charity, we inspire and support children and adults with and without disabilities to make more of life together
Sense – for deafblind people
Contact The Events Team on 0300 330 9257
If 95% of what we learn comes through our sight and hearing, can you imagine the life of a child who is deaf AND blind? Help Sense help a deafblind child
British Heart Foundation
Contact Heart Runners Support Team on 0844 477 1181
Beating heart disease together. Join the Heart Runners team and help the BHF to win the race against the UK's biggest killer.
Starlight Children's Foundation
Contact Gabbi Ray on 020 7262 2881
Create hope for seriously and terminally ill children by granting them a magical wish. Lift the spirits of all sick children in hospitals and hospices. Join Starlight’s Team.
Breast Cancer Care
Contact Sarah or Kate on 0845 092 0804
Breast Cancer Care is the only UK-wide charity providing specialist support and tailored information for anyone affected by breast cancer. Our clinical expertise and emotional support network help many thousands of people find a way to live with, through and beyond breast cancer.
Contact the Events Team on 01905 755977
Leukaemia CARE is committed to providing vital care and support to everybody whose lives have been affected by blood cancers.
Contact The Events Team on 020 7940 1359
The Stroke Association are working for a world where there are fewer strokes and all those touched by stroke get the help they need.
Bone Cancer Research Trust
Contact Kate or Holly on 0113 258 5934
Primary bone cancer mainly affects children, teenagers and young adults. Our aim is to improve outcomes for those people through Research, Awareness, Information and Support. Join us in making a difference!
The Children's Trust
Contact Bryony on 01737 365018
Run with the UK’s leading charity for children with brain injury.
Contact The Events Team on 020 7619 7272
Contact Maddie on 0208 498 7091
Run with us and help the most disadvantaged children in the UK. We believe in the abused, vulnerable, and neglected. Take up our challenge - help turn their lives around.
Contact Steve on 0845 458 8171
WellChild is the national charity for sick children. We help children - and their families - who are seriously ill or who have complex health conditions through our programmes of Care, Support and Research.
Arthritis Research UK
Contact Sports Events Team on 0300 790 0402
Arthritis Research UK is leading the fight against arthritis. We are the biggest funder of research into the cause, treatment and cure of all forms of arthritis in the UK.
CLIC Sargent - Caring for Children with Cancer
Contact Running Team on 0845 602 4770
Every day ten children hear "it's cancer". Only one charity cares every step of the way: CLIC Sargent. Today we can only help two out of three families who need us. That’s why we need you to run for us.
Contact Matt Buck on 020 7091 7769
Every day 70 babies are born in the UK with a life-threatening condition or an illness that will affect them and their families for life. Sparks aims to reduce this statistic so that all children have the chance to live a healthy, active life.
Contact Running Events Team on 0207 825 2621
The NSPCC is the UK's leading charity specialising in child protection and the prevention of cruelty to children.
Contact the Events Team on 01483 426333
The Panda made me do it!!
Breast Cancer Campaign
Contact the Events team on 020 7749 4114
We fund the best research, bringing together the brightest minds, and share knowledge to produce better, quicker results to overcome breast cancer in our lifetime. Join Team Campaign today!
Contact running events team on 0300 200 1244
Oxfam works with others to overcome poverty and suffering. Run for Oxfam and make a lasting difference to the lives of some of the world's poorest people.
Contact Nicola Seager on 020 7520 8243
Whether you need a charity place or have secured your own place we’ll give you all the motivation, support and information you need to cross the finishing line. Your determination will help people live well before they die.
The Outward Bound Trust
Contact Events Team on 020 3301 6481
The Outward Bound Trust is an educational charity that provides bursaries to disadvantaged young people so they can learn about themselves and see what they might truly be capable of achieving in life
Macmillan Cancer Support
Contact The Events Team on 0207 8407878
Macmillan Cancer Support improves the lives of people affected by cancer. We provide practical, medical, emotional and financial support and push for better cancer care. Cancer affects us all. We can all help. We are Macmillan.
Prostate Cancer UK
Contact The Events Team on 020 8222 7650 or 020 8222 7159
One man in the UK dies every hour from prostate cancer, the most common form of cancer in men. Please help us to raise awareness, encourage early detection and save men's lives.
Contact Tim Ridgewell on 0800 121 6255
Contact The Events Team on 0845 600 6787
Contact the Running Events Team on 0208 394 8357
Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research
Contact sports team on 020 7269 9001
Beating Bowel Cancer
Contact Gemma Ali on 020 8973 0003
Contact Running Events Team on 0844 801 2414
The Prince's Trust
Contact The Active Events Team on 0207 543 7332
Cystic Fibrosis Trust
Contact Events Team on 0300 373 1100
Marie Curie Cancer Care
Contact London Events on 0845 052 4184
St John Ambulance
Contact Sabina on 0207 324 4168
Contact Katrina Gerity on 01494 601 414
The Children's Society
Contact Michael Winehouse on 0207 841 4558
Contact Running Events Team on 020 7696 6929
Brain Research Trust
Contact Nicole Brooke on 0207 492 0392
Action Medical Research
Contact Gemma on 01403 327444
Contact the Events Team on 020 7932 1314
Contact Lauren on 020 7793 2232
Contact Nia Lonergan on 020 7423 3692
The Institute of Cancer Research
Contact Judith Spevock on 020 7153 5307
Help us to make the discoveries that defeat cancer.
Contact the Running Events Team on 0344 515 1190
Shooting Star Chase
Contact The Events Team on 01932 823118
National Autistic Society
Contact The Events Team on 020 7923 5719
Get Kids Going!
Contact Jane or Shirley on 020 7481 8110
Micro & Anophthalmic Children’s Society (MACS)
Contact Kaja on 07734 954976
Contact Lucy Williams on 020 8835 3747
Contact Events Team on 0203 033 1725
Contact Katie Pollock on 0800 032 4001
British Red Cross
Contact the Events Team on 0844 412 2877
RFU Injured Players Foundation
Contact Ian Jenkinson on 07921 066011
Multiple Sclerosis Trust
Contact The Events Team on 01462 476700
Orchid - Fighting Male Cancer
Contact The Events Team on 0203 4657 293
Contact Challenges Team on 01782 600435
National Osteoporosis Society
Contact Tom Lacey on 01761 473104
The Lullaby Trust
Contact Anna Thomas on 0207 802 3210
The Royal British Legion
Contact the Team on 020 3207 2268
Children in Crisis
Contact Georgina on 020 7627 1040
British Lung Foundation
Contact the Events Team on 020 7078 7912
Mental Health Foundation
Contact Heather Lacey on 020 7803 1123
Contact Kate on 020 7380 6553
Contact Abi on 01206 226500
Tommy's, the baby charity - Saving babies' lives
Contact Diana Stenning on 0207 398 3400
Contact Stephanie Steward on 01327 356132
Terrence Higgins Trust
Contact Jade Brent on 020 7812 1668
Contact Holly de la Nougerede on 020 7928 7388
Contact The Team on 01483 898 786
Contact The Events Team on 020 7400 0633
Contact The Events Team on 020 7033 1651
The Neurofibromatosis Association (NfA)
Contact The Association on 020 8439 1234