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

Volunteer Opportunities

Together we can make a difference 

We are always looking for volunteers to help us in the fight against child poverty, If you have skills that you think may be able to help us please get in touch we need your skills and support so that we can make a difference in our world.

Sponsor A Child

Fighting Inequality

Run For Child Poverty is sponsoring children to go to school enabling them to stay off the street. Sponsoring a child is a meaningful and rewarding act. If you want to sponsor a child to go to school and offer them a chance to escape poverty get in touch with us.


Conquer24 is a new 24 hour race. Run around the beautiful grounds of Powderham Castle. You may Run solo or as a relay team of 2-8 runners. The 5 Mile course will take you around the stunning trails and as you reach the top of belvedere tower you will get inspiring views of the River Exe you will then run through the castle itself to the cheering crowd of your supporters!

Motivational speeches will be booming out at you from our intriguing woodland section, egging you on as you race to cross the finishing line – it will all be surreal, spirited, magical and, above all, worthwhile!

If you are a serious Ultra Runner, running for fun, as a family or a corporate team looking for ways to bond this event will suit all abilities and will be a great experience.

We will also be running a Datime 5 miler, Night 5 miler,  5K race for under 16's and a kids fun run.

If you are taking part in the race there is Free camping for you and your supporters, you can bring a tent, caravan or motor-home. We will have entertainment, food and drink available during the event.

There will be inspiring and motivational speakers getting you pumped up and ready for the race. 

We are a not for profit charity run by a group of volunteers. After spending 3 eye opening Months volunteering in Uganda our chairman combined his love for running with his passion for helping children facing extreme adversities and thats how Run For Child Poverty and Conquer24 was born!

There are no requirements to raise money For Run For Child Poverty or anyone else we want you to have a good experience at Conquer24, However You can use this event to raise money for any cause close to your heart but there are huge incentives to raise money for us, If you raise:

£100 - You will receive a thank you meal and drink token to be redeemed on race day - 
£100 will send 3 children to school for 3 months.

£250 - A personalised hand made craft of Your Choice from Africa - will enable projects like Amari to pay for the basic needs of 10 homeless children for 1 month.

£500 - Get your ticket entry refunded - £500 will give one infant child the chance to access 5 years of education.

£1000 - Get a personalised Gift along with a thank you Letter and video from the founders of the project your money will be supporting - will feed 40 homeless children for 1 month.

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