Open Challenge Charities

Providing specialist palliative care to over 700 patients and families each year from the communities of Renfrewshire and east Renfrewshire
Registered Charity No: SC 013682
ACE Africa
‘Helping people to help themselves’
Registered Charity No: 1111283
Action for Aspergers
Action for Asperger's is a charity that provides a bespoke counselling services for all ages aged 3 and upwards. It provides a specialist counselling service for lives that have become adversely affected by the experience of Asperger's Syndrome (autism).
Registered Charity No: 1148790
Action Medical Research
Action Medical Research, for children, for life. The charity saving and changing children’s lives
Charity Registration No. 208701
Action on Bladder Cancer
Raising awareness and improving the care of people with bladder cancer, the seventh most common cancer in the UK
Registered charity no: 1138532
Action On Hearing Loss
We support the 10 million people in Britain who are deaf or hard of hearing
Registered Charity No: 207720
African Initiatives
Community Empowerment, Social Justice
Registered charity no: 1064413
Age Scotland
Get fit, Get Active and help Older People in Scotland Love Later Life
Registered Charity No: SC0 10100
Age UK
Age UK is here to help everyone make the most of later life
Registered charity no: 128267
UK’s only cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer) charity – working to raise awareness, provide information and support research.
Registered charity no: 1091915
Anjong Young Farmers Group Cameroon
A non-profit community-based organisation in Cameroon that promotes sustainability, water and sanitation in primary schools, forest regeneration and zero waste management of natural resources.
Arrhythmia Alliance
Working together to improve the diagnosis, treatment and quality of life for all those affected by arrhythmias.
Registered charity no: 1107496
ASSIST Trauma Care
Working together from trauma to recovery.
Registered Charity No: 1052219
Athletes vs. Epilepsy
Athletes vs. Epilepsy™ affirms this positive message and embodies it through action. Athletes vs. Epilepsy is a nationwide program for athletes, coaches, volunteers and fans to raise awareness and money to help fund the Epilepsy Foundation's mission.
Atrial Fibrillation Association
Working to provide information, support and access to etablished, new or innovative treatments for Atrial Fibrillation (AF)
Registered Charity No: 1122442
Autism Concern
We provide specialist programmes and services to support Northamptonshire’s autistic community
Registered charity no: 1062611
BackCare is the only national charity for back and neck pain in the UK since 1968. We provide support, advice and information through our helpline, website and publications to reduce the impact of backpain in the community
Charity registration number: 256751
Barts Charity
At Barts Charity we help to fund the amazing work that goes on in the six hospitals of the Barts Health NHS Trust and its associated medical school.
Registered Charity No: 212563
Big C Cancer Charity
The funds we raise are invested straight back into the county in the form of medical research, diagnostic equipment, as well as support and information centres for the local community. Get involved with Big-C!!
Registered Charity Nr: 281730
Bike 4 Cancer
Bike 4 Cancer is part of 4 Cancer Group - a charity that offers much needed respite breaks to UK families living with cancer
Registered Charity No: 1090133
Bowel Cancer UK
We are the UK's leading bowel cancer research charity; determined to save lives and improve the quality of life for all those affected by bowel cancer.
Registered charity No: 1071038
Brain Tumour Research
Funding the fight against all brain tumours to ultimately find cures and treatments
Registered Charity No: 1093411
British Heart Foundation
BHF is the nation’s heart charity working to beat heart and circulatory disease
Registered Charity No: 225971
C-R-Y (Cardiac Risk in the Young)
The national charity for those affected by all conditions causing young sudden cardiac death
Registered Charity No: 3052965
Suicide is the biggest killer of men under 50. We operate a free helpline and campaign to support men who are down or in crisis and spread the message that Being Silent isn’t Being Strong
Registered charity no: 1110621
Cambodian Children’s Fund UK
Dedicated to providing a sustainable future for some of Cambodia’s most vulnerable children by providing them with education and support via their partner in Phnom Penh, the Cambodian Children’s Fund
Charity registration no: 1135214
CANCERactive-Britain's Number 1 Complementary and Integrative Cancer Charity - Empowering people to increase their personal odds of beating Cancer
Registered charity no: 1102413
Giving you a voice to help others
Registered Charity No: 1141687
Caring Minds
‘Caring Minds’ raises money for service users, carers and staff of the Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust.
Registered Charity number: 1098659
Chain of Hope
Charity registration no: 1081384
Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland
We are Scotland's Health Charity
Registered Charity No: SC018761
Child Bereavement UK
Rebuilding lives together with bereaved families
Registered charity no: 1040419
Childhood First
Healing Hurt Minds
Registered Charity No: 286909
Children with Cancer UK
Children with Cancer UK is the leading national children's charity dedicated to the fight against all childhood cancers
Registered charity no: 298405
Children's Heart Federation
The Children`s Heart Federation is dedicated to helping children with congenital or acquired heart disease and their families.
Registered Charity No: 1120557
Circulation Foundation
We fund and promote research into the causes, treatment and prevention of vascular disease in the UK.
Registered charity no: 1102769
Classrooms in the Clouds
Classrooms in the Clouds is dedicated to improving the quality of education in Nepal for some of the most underprivileged children in the world. As a registered charity in the UK and an NGO in Nepal, CitC work in partnership with remote rural communities
Registered charity no: 1170522
Clatterbridge Cancer Charity
The only charity directly raising funds for Clatterbridge cancer patients across the region
Registered Charity No: 1051727
CLIC Sargent - Caring for Children with Cancer
Every day 10 families are told their child has cancer. As the children's cancer charity, CLIC Sargent is the only organisation to offer them all round care and support. That's because we're there every step of the way.
Registered Charity No: 1107328
Brighter Futures Across the Globe
Registered Charity No: SC030428
Cornwall Hospice Care
We are a Cornish Charity offering hospice care to patients and their families free of charge
Registered Charity No: 1113140
Darent Valley Hospital Charity Fund - Cancer Fighting Fund
To help with the very best care and early diagnosis of cancer
Registered Charity No: 1050861
Darent Valley Hospital Charity Fund - Little Buds Fund
Help us provide the best special care for babies
Registered Charity No: 1050861
Demelza Hospice Care for Children
adding life to days when days cannot be added to life
Registered Charity No: 1039651
Dementia UK
Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for families living with dementia through our world-class Admiral Nurses.
Registered Charity no: 1039404
Devon Air Ambulance Trust
Real people saving real lives
Registered charity no: 3855746
Diabetes UK
Registered charity number: 215199
Dogs for Good
Dogs for Good is an innovative charity, exploring ways that dogs can help people overcome specific challenges and enrich and improve lives and communities.
Registered Charity No: 1092960
Each October, Dreamflight take 192 children with a serious illness or disability for the holiday of a lifetime, to Orlando Florida.
Registered Charity No: 1117303
East & North Herts Hospitals Charity
Raising funds for the extras that make all the difference for patients and visitors; extra equipment, better facilities and new research and education for the QEII, Lister, Hertford County, and Mount Vernon Hospitals
Registered charity number 1053338
East Anglia's Children's Hospices (EACH)
EACH supports families and care for children and young people with life-threatening conditions across Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk
Registered charity no: 1069284
Elimination of Leukaemia Fund
Making leukaemia and other blood cancers less devastating, through improving treatments and patient care.
Registered charity no: 1150414
Embrace Child Victims of Crime
Mending hearts, minds & families
Registered charity no: 1043101
Farleigh Hospice
Farleigh Hospice’s vision is of a community in which anyone affected by life limiting illness or bereavement has access to skilled compassionate care and support at the right time for them and in a place of their choice’
Registered Charity No: 284670
Fight Bladder Cancer
We support all people affected by bladder cancer, help to raise awareness, support medical research and campaign to affect policy at the highest levels to bring about change in bladder cancer treatment.
Registered charity no:1157763
FoodCycle builds communities by combining volunteers, spare kitchen spaces and food that would otherwise go to waste to create three-course meals for people at risk of food poverty and social isolation.
Registered Charity No: 1134423
Forces Children's Trust
As a charity we are devoted to working together to help children in need whose father or mother has died, or has sustained life threatening injuries, whilst serving as a member of the British Armed Forces
Registered Charity number 1104212
Foyle Hospice
Together we care
Registered Charity No: XN76407
Friends of Shelby Newstead
Friends of Shelby Newstead is a charity to help children and their families who are affected by serious illness
Registered Charity No:1148360
Friends of the Peak District
For the countryside. For communities. For the future.
Reg Charity No. 1094975
Friends of Thomas Wolsey School
Helping children with severe and complex disabilities and medical needs achieve their full potential and become as independent as possible
Registered Charity No: 293635
Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity
Funding medical equipment, research, play and family support at the Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow.
Registered Charity No: SC007856
Global's Make Some Noise
Global's Make Some Noise is a grant-giving charity which supports children & young people who may be affected by illness, disability, bereavement or lack of opportunity.
Registered Charity No. 1091657 (England & Wales) and SC041475 (Scotland).
Gwalior Childrens Charity
Helping Children in India
Registered Charity No 1063694
Haven House Children's Hospice
Haven House is a special place for special children. We care for children and young people between birth to 19 who have life-limiting conditions and who are unlikely to reach adulthood.
Registered charity no: 1044296
Hearing Link
Connecting People
Registered Charity No: 264809
Heart UK
Providing education, support and guidance to prevent early deaths caused by high cholesterol
Registered Charity No: 1003904
Heartbeat North West
We are committed to the fight to reduce the impact of cardiovascular disease in all our communities within the North West through rehabilitation, information and advice, education and lifestyle support.
Registered Charity no: 511786
Heartburn Cancer UK
'Raising awareness, changing the future'
Registered charity no: 1136413
HeartLine Families
Offering help and support to families of children with heart disorders regardless of how slight or severe the condition may be.
Registered Charity No: 295803
Giving babies and young children a healthy start in life
Registered charity no: 1132581
Good childhood memories last a lifetime
Registered charity No: SCO28660
Horse Heard
Promoting positive emotional health and resilience outcomes to children, young people and adults in need, through the provison of equine facilitated learning
Registered Charity 1166682
Hospital and Prison Action Network
Offering free and confidential counselling for young people and adults
Registered Charity No: 1109003
Imperial College Healthcare Charity
Supporting great science, excellent patient care and a healthier community
Registered charity number: 1128929
Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust
Information / Support / Friends
Registered charity no: 1133542
Joe Glover Trust
The Joe Glover Trust is a Hampshire based children’s cancer charity working with families and specialist children’s cancer units across Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire, West Sussex, the Isle of Wight and the Channel Islands. We help by awarding finan
Josie's Dragonfly Trust
Brightening the lives of children & young people living with cancer
registered charity No. 1121768
Julia's House
Julia’s House supports Dorset and Wiltshire families with life-limited children, providing frequent respite care both in its Corfe Mullen-based hospice and in their own homes
Registered charity no: 1067125
An international development charity dedicated to supporting disadvantaged and vulnerable children and young people in Nepal
Registered Charity No: 1106156
Kidneys for Life
Kidneys for Life funds research into the treatment and management of kidney disease, provides patient support for adults and children and sponsors staff education and is based at Manchester Royal Infirmary
Registered charity no: 505256
Kids First Nepal
Empowering children in Nepal by assisting with their medical needs and education.
Registered charity no:1165160
Kith and Kids
Supporting disability - focusing on abilities.
Registered Charity No: 1080972
Learning for Life
Give and education, change a life - A small charity making a big impact in some of the poorest communities in South Asia
Registered Charity No: 1105277
Providing families and individuals in Essex with assistance to help pay for goods or services that they otherwise can't afford. Providing a helping hand through the challenging periods of their lives.
Registered charity no: 1161794
Leukaemia CARE
Supporting a Quality of Life for all
Registered Charity No: 259483
Lymphoma Association
Supporting those affected by lymphatic cancer
Registered charity no: 1068395
Lynch Syndrome UK
Living with Lynch
Maggie's Cancer Caring Centre
People with Cancer need places like these.
Registered Charity No: SC024414
Make-A-Wish UK® grants magical wishes to children and young people fighting life-threatening conditions.
Registered charity number: 295672
The charity improving children's healthcare - we make it better
Registered Charity No: 1102830
Meningitis Research Foundation
For a world free from meningitis &septicaemia
Registered Charity No: 4367866
Motor Neurone Disease Association
A World Free from MND
Registered charity no: 294354
MS Society
Together to beat MS
Registered charity nos 1139257 / SC041990.
NANSA (Norfolk & Norwich Scope Association) is an independent charity providing services and support for children, teenagers & adults with disabilities.
Registered Charity No:1027466
Naomi House and Jack's Place
Hospices for Children and Young Adults
Registered Charity No:1002832
National Deaf Children's Society
Dedicated to creating a world without barriers for deaf children and young people by providing emotional and practical support to them and their families through services like our Freephone Helpline and our network of trained support workers
Registered charity no: 1016532
National Kidney Federation
The NKF (National Kidney Federation) is unique, its run by kidney patients to support kidney patients. 2 million people have kidney disease please support them
Registered charity no: 1106735
Northern Ireland Chest Heart and Stroke
Our mission is to prevent chest, heart and stroke illness in Northern Ireland and care for those already affected by them
Registered charity no: NIC103593
Oakhaven Hospice
Enhancing the quality of care for patients in all care settings through partnership collaboration, advice and education
Registered Charity No: 900215
Ormiston Families
Ormiston Families supports children, young people and their families to manage the challenges they face and improve their life chances.
Registered Charity No: 1015716
Ovarian Cancer Action
Improving the survival rate and quality of life for women with ovarian cancer
Registered charity no: 1109743
Paignton Zoo Environmental Park
Registered Charity No: 300923
Pancreatic Cancer Action
A national charity focusing on early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer, Britain’s fifth deadliest cancer. We aim to get people diagnosed in time for surgery, currently the only cure.
Registered charity no: 1137689
Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund
We are dedicated exclusively to supporting world-class research to beat pancreatic cancer
Registered charity no: 1103253
Pancreatic Cancer UK
Pancreatic Cancer UK is fighting to make a difference. We’re taking on pancreatic cancer together: by supporting those affected by the disease, investing in research, lobbying for greater recognition of pancreatic cancer.
Registered charity no: 1112708
Papworth Trust
Papworth Trust is a leading disability charity. Help us create a world where disabled people are seen for what they can do
Registered charity no: 211234
PEAS build sustainable secondary schools across Africa, where currently 20 million children have no access to secondary education. We fundraise to build the schools, so they can run independently
Registered Charity No. 1126550
Penny Brohn Cancer Care
Helping you live well
Registered charity no: 284881
We work with the world’s poorest children so they can move themselves from a life of poverty to a future with opportunity.
Charity Registration No: 276035
Princess Alexandra Hospital
The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust Charitable Fund is a registered charity, established to support the work of the hospital and the welfare of our patients and their families
Registered Charity No: 1054745
Pulmonary Hypertension Association
We are committed to helping improve the lives of people with PH, and supporting the PH community in the UK.
Registered Charity no: 1120756
Rainbow Trust Children's Charity
Rainbow Trust Children's Charity provides emotional and practical support to families who have a child with a life threatening or terminal illness
Registered Charity No. 3585123
Rarer Cancers Foundation
We raise awareness for the less common cancers to ensure those living with a rarer cancer have support throughout their cancer journey
Registered Charity no: 1109213
Supporting people paralysed in sporting accidents
Registered Charity No: 1030693
Rosemere Cancer foundation
Supporting World Class Cancer Treatment Locally
Saving Faces
Research today saves faces tomorrow
Registered Charity No. 1081214
Our vision is a world where disabled people have the same opportunities to fulfil their life ambitions as everyone else
Registered Charity No: 208231
Sebastian's Action Trust
Providing respite holidays and practical support for seriously-ill children and their families.
Registered Charity No. 1105392
Send a Cow
Send a Cow transforms the lives of Africa's poorest families by making a real and lasting change. We don't provide short-term aid but give people the resources and knowledge they need to step out of poverty for good.
Registered Charity No: 299717
The Karen Clifford Skin Cancer Charity - We raise awareness & educate on sun safety to reduce rates of skin cancer in the UK
Registered charity no: 1150048
Southampton Hospital Charity
Southampton Hospital Charity's aim is to enhance the world class services provided at Southampton General Hospital and Princess Anne Hospital.
Registered charity number 1051543
Help more babies be born healthy
Registered charity no: 1003825
Speada has been formed by qualified youth workers and committee with a variety of experience between them in order to give the right support to young people aged 11-19 years or 25 with a disability and now Young Carers ages 7-19 years.
Registered Charity No: 1152254
St Luke's Hospice PLYMOUTH
Our vision is to provide the very best of care to those with a life limiting illness whenever and wherever they need it.
Registered Charity No: 280681
Syncope Trust And Reflex anoxic Seizures
Working together with individuals, families and medical professionals to offer support and information on syncope and reflex anoxic seizures
Registered Charity No: 1084898
Target Ovarian Cancer
Target Ovarian Cancer is the national ovarian cancer charity working to save lives and help women diagnosed live their lives to the full, wherever they are in the UK
Registered charity number: 1125038
Teenage Cancer Trust
For every young person with cancer Teenage Cancer Trust can support, there’s another we can’t. Join us and help make sure no young person faces cancer alone.
1062559 (England & Wales), SCO39757 (Scotland)
The Air Ambulance Service
We fly two regional air ambulances across five counties. They provide a rapid response to trauma & medical emergencies covering many of the UKs major road networks. With an average response of just 13 minutes, they attend on average 6 missions a day.
Registered charity no : 1098874
The Christie Charitable Fund
Our charity raises money to fund projects at The Christie which are outside the scope of the NHS.
Registered Charity No. 1049751
The Connection at St Martin-in-the-Fields
Helping Homeless people seven days a week
Charity Registration No: 1078201
The Countess of Brecknock Hospice
Providing specialist Palliative Care Throughout the Andover Area
Registered charity no: 1067298
The Ethiopia Link
Helping Orphaned and Abandoned Children
Registered Charity No: 1086141
The Eve Appeal
“The Eve Appeal is the only national gynaecological cancer research charity in the UK dedicated to fighting women’s cancers.”
Registered charity no: 1091708
The Hamlet Centre Trust
Supporting children and adults with disabilities in Norfolk
Registered Charity No: 1000653
The Heart of Kent Hospice
Care, comfort, compassion and hope
Registered charity no: 298164
The J's Hospice
Providing hospice and respite care in Essex for young adults with life limiting and life threatening conditions.
Registered Charity No: 1099562
The Leukaemia & Lymphoma Unit
Improving patients' experience and environment at UCH
Registered Charity No: 229771
The Nazareth Trust
“Healing in the name of Jesus since 1861”
Registered Charity No: SC 032510
The Prince of Wales Hospice
All we can do to change lives. You can make a difference to your local charity in so many ways
Registered charity no: 514999
The Rob George Foundation
Providing practical and/or financial support to young people with life threatening or terminal illnesses, and also provides financial support to young people who demonstrate exceptional commitment and/or ability in the worlds of sport.
Registered Charity No: 1156026
The Rowans Hospice
The care you need, the compassion you deserve
Registered charity no: 299731
The Salvation Army
Here to Help
Registered charity no: 214779
The Scottish Cot Death Trust
The Scottish Cot Death Trust is the only charity in Scotland dedicated to supporting families affected by the sudden, unexpected death of their baby or young child.
Registered Charity No: SC003458
The Time Out Group
Creating special time for disabled children
Registered Charity No: 1144226
The Urology Foundation
Promoting excellence Improving Care
Registered Charity No: 1128683
The Yard Scotland
A ‘lifeline’ for children and young people with disabilities in the East of Scotland
Registered Charity No: SC002538
Theodora Children's Trust
Making life better for children in hospital
Registered charity no. 1094532
Tiny Tickers
A better start for tiny hearts
Registered Charity No: 1078114
Tree of Hope Children's Charity
offers ‘HOPE’ to the families of Sick UK Children who needSpecialist Medical Surgery, Treatment and Therapy in order to free them from sufferinggiving a better Quality to their young Lives.
Registered Charity no. 1043092
Twentytwenty is an award winning charity that each year helps hundreds of disadvantaged and disengaged young people to develop self-belief and confidence, achieve in education, learn work ready skills and attitudes, find and keep good jobs
Registered Charity No: 1120694
Ty Hafan
Tŷ Hafan offers comfort, care and support to life-limited children, young people and their families, creating and cherishing a lifetime of memories
Registered charity no: 3077406
Protecting Children's rights
Registered Charity No: 1072612
Vasculitis UK
More serious than you think, more common than you know
Registered Charity No. 1019983
Visually Impaired Children Taking Action
Charity Registration No: 1065029
Wave105 Cash for Kids
A helping hand for local children
Registered Charity No: 1122062
When You Wish Upon A Star
Dream Making for Sick Children
Registered Charity No: 1060963.
Willow Foundation
Special days for seriously ill young adults
Registered charity no: 1106746
Woking & Sam Beare Hospices
Woking & Sam Beare Hospices provide palliative care and support to patients and their families living with a life limiting illness in Surrey.
Registered charity number: 1115439
Women v Cancer
Funds raised by Women V Cancer will support the work of Breast Cancer Care, Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust and Ovarian Cancer Action
Registered Charity No: 268369
World Cancer Research Fund
World Cancer Research Fund UK is the leading cancer prevention charity. With your support we can help even more people to a healthier, cancer-free future – and keep loved ones together for longer.
Registered Charity No: 1000739
World Christian Ministries
Changing someone’s world
Registered Charity No: 1001691
Yellow House
Developing young people through the arts, and developing the arts through young people
Registered Charity No: 1025950
Yorkshire Children's Trust
Supporting children in Yorkshire
Registered Charity No. 1146884
Zimbabwe Rural Schools Development Programme
Improving educational opportunities in Zimbabwe
Registered Charity No. 1085718
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