Registered Charity Number: 1184302 (England and Wales)


We are run by volunteers and 100% of our Donations goes to fighting extreme child poverty

We cover Our operational costs by selling tickets to our 24 hour running events.  

2018 Run For Child Poverty

£25 - Will save save One child off the streets and cover their basic needs for 1 month.

£100 - Will send Three children to school for 3 months.

£250 - Enable projects like Amari Uganda to pay for the basic needs of Ten homeless children for 1 month.

£500 -  Gives one Junior child access to 5 years of education.

£1000 - Will home and feed 40 homeless children for 1 month.

For Every £1 you raise £1 will go directly to saving children from extreme poverty.

AaAbout us

Being aware of child poverty across the globe is something that escapes none of us. We all know it’s there, but sadly we do not see the extent of just how desperate the situation is unless it touches us to our core.


It was three months of a volunteering trip to Uganda that inspired Run for Child Poverty. For 90 eye-opening, yet heart-wrenching days we worked with two projects, Amari Uganda and Saved on Street, both of which work hard to put an end to child poverty. The cruelty and deprivation we witnessed was shocking; 


Many street children are harmed on a daily basis by adults, including government officials and the police, other children, and even their own families. They are also denied access to education and healthcare, which is their right.  If national laws criminalise begging or loitering, they can face jail just for trying to survive... Read more



4000km run across africa

Our Founder is preparing to run across Africa in January to raise money for homeless children. Covering a total of 2500 Miles He will have to run more than a marathon a day without a rest to cross Africa in 90 days. To put it in perspective that is like running the length of Great Britain three times. If that was not hard enough temperatures will soar well over 40 degrees other dangers include wildlife and disease....Read more

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