Do It For DENS in 2024!

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?…

Gala Dinner

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!

Book your place for the Gala Dinner – Last few seats remaining!



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.

Book your place for the Hillbuster


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!

Register your interest for the Jurassic Coast Trek


Spring Quiz

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.

Book your team’s table for the Spring Quiz


Make A Will Month

Throughout March

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.

Register your interest for Make A Will Month


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.

Register for the Watford FC Stadium Sleep Out


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.

Sign up for the Berkhamsted Half Marathon


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!

Enquire about event volunteering opportunities


Get in touch

We’d love to hear about any other ideas you may have and help you reach your fundraising goals. Please contact our friendly team at or 01442 800268.

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