Action on Depression has just become an affiliated charity for the annual Challenge Scotland event. We expect to be there in numbers raising money and awareness, and would be delighted to be joined by as many fundraisers as possible. We plan to meet up as a group before the event starts, and hopefully at the end of the day to celebrate our success! More info on times and places in the near future.
The Challenge Scotland June events take place in Holyrood Park, Edinburgh on 24 June 2012. You have a choice a 5k Fun Run, the 12 mile walk, 6 mile walk or Golden Mile Walks (1, 2 or 3 miles) You choose the distance. To complete the day there is also the Toddle for Scotland, a walk for little ones under 6 years old.
The entry fee for the Walk/Run for Scotland is as follows:
£10 for those taking part and raising money for Action on Depression. (£15 for those who are not taking part on behalf of an affiliated Charity)
£ 5 Concessions*
£2 Under 5's and Dogs
* Concessions are available for: Under 18s, Students, OAPs and Unemployed
The entry fee for the Toddle for Scotland is £5.
If you'd like to join us and fundraise for Action on Depression the entry form can be found on the Challenge Scotland website via the various events.
Setting up a JustGiving page is an excellent way to raise sponsorship. You can personalise your page and then email the link to everyone you know, allowing your friends and family to easily donate at the click of a button. For more fundraising ideas here's some of our handy tips. We hope to see you there!