Wishing you a happy New Year from everyone at DENS!
There’s no better way to kick off 2024 than by marking your calendar with an exciting choice of fundraising events and activities.
How will you Do It For DENS?…
Saturday 3rd February
Join us for a glamourous evening at Ashridge House to close out our 20th anniversary celebrations.
Expect a sparkling reception, a sumptuous three-course dinner, a lively ‘money can’t buy’ auction and to dance the night away.
We’re also thrilled to reveal our guest speaker: TV, film and stage legend, Adrian Scarborough!
Sunday 28th April
Gear up for an action-packed day of cycling along rolling Chiltern Hills and the beautiful countryside!
Run in partnership with British Cycling, our choice of 25k, 60k, 100k or 120k routes offer the perfect challenge for riders of every ability.
Jurassic Coast Trek
Friday 5th – Sunday 7th July
Join like-minded individuals for a weekend trekking 24 miles along Dorset’s breathtaking coastline at England’s only natural World Heritage Site.
The undulating cliffs provide stunning views and offer a very worthy challenge, suitable for anyone who is reasonably fit and has bucket-loads of determination!
Friday 15th March
Assemble your team of masterminds and put your knowledge to the test!
Our popular annual quiz is the perfect occasion to come together with colleagues, friends and family for a fabulous Friday night of fun and entertainment.
Make A Will Month
We’re partnering with selected local solicitors, who are kindly offering their legal services and expertise in return for a donation to DENS.
Appointments are limited, so don’t miss out on a fantastic opportunity to make or update your Will at a considerably cheaper price than standard fees.
Watford FC Stadium Sleep Out
Friday 1st March
We’re joining forces with Watford FC’s Trust and a host of local homelessness charities for a special fundraising event at Vicarage Road Stadium!
Enjoy food, refreshments and entertainment, before swapping your cosy bed for a sleeping bag to spend an unforgettable night overlooking The Hornets’ iconic pitch.
Berkhamsted Half Marathon
Sunday 3rd March
We are delighted to be a headline charity of this popular annual running event, set along 13.1 miles of the beautiful Chiltern countryside.
The event also features a 5 mile Fun Run, ideal for those who are ready to conquer their New Year’s fitness goals.
Volunteer at our events
We’re always on the lookout for supporters that can help out across our busy calendar of fundraising events.
There are so many ways to get involved, with a wide choice of roles available to suit every type of volunteer. If you can spare even a few hours, the team would love to hear from you!
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