Charity

“RUN YOUR GOOD GOALS TRUE” IN FINLAND'S BIGGEST RUNNING EVENTS

 

The Finnish Athletics Federation in collaboration with the Charitable sector is for the first time in Finland allowing runner’s an option to fundraiser for their favorite charity as part of their participation in their popular running events.

Helsinki City Running Day May 19th and Naisten Kymppi taking place on 26th & 27th May combined, attract over 30,000 runners who will now be given the option to fundraise for their favourite charity in the 2018 events. 

 

Follow these simple steps to join the teams today!

  1. Register for the running event and select your charity team when prompted to create your very own online fundraising collection 
  2. Send an email to your networks with a link to your online fundraising collection page seeking a donation of support for your amazing effort.

 

Get to know the charity partner fundraising pages:

SUPPORT CHILDREN AND YOUTH ATHLETICS - KUNNIAKIERROS

The Kunniakierros is a joint fundraising campaign by the Finnish Athletics Federation and its member clubs. The profit of the campaign is used for youth and children athletics and physical activity work in sport clubs and their surrounding cities and has been in place for over 35 years. 

Create your fundraiser for Kunniakierros! (in Finnish)

Punainen Risti HELP THEM TO GET BACK ON THEIR FEET
By supporting the Finnish Red Cross’ campaign, you are helping people who have been injured in the Syrian Civil War to get back on their feet. Rehabilitation and prostheses give both children and adults the chance to work, play and move.  

Create your fundraiser for Red Cross
 

Sydänliitto HEART TEAM MAKES ALL FEEL GOOD, JOIN US
Finnish Heart Association challenges all good hearted people to make a good move. Join now to our Team Heart for running or walking! At the same time You support us in our work improving  heart health, raising awareness of the risks and supporting those who have heart diseases. 

Create your fundraiser for Heart Association
 

BRING HOPE FOR CANCER PATIENTS 
Create your own collection and bring hope for cancer patients and their loved ones. Your donation funds Finnish cancer research and ensures that nobody will be left alone with cancer. Join us!

Create your fundraiser for Cancer Foundation

 
RUNNING JOY FOR CHILDREN 
Hospital clowns go from ward to ward, spreading joy to small patients. The visit helps children get their minds off their illness, and allows them to laugh and have a moment of fun in the middle of the daily life at a hospital. Join us and bring joy to the children in hospital!
 
   

Other charities 

 

 

 

Lastenklinikan Kummit 
Pelastakaa Lapset - Save The Children 
Pelastusarmeija - Salvation Army
Greenpeace
Plan International
World Vision 
SOS Lapsikylä - SOS Childrens Villages
Unicef 

Suomen Mielenterveysliitto - The Finnish Association for Mental Health 

Amnesty International