From running and cycling to epic trekking challenges, there's so many incredible ways you can support Build Africa.


The most magical running events around! RunDisney organize a range of race events at both Disneyland, California, and Disney World, Florida. From 5k to full marathons, there's even Star Wars or Marvel themed races! Grab a costume and sign up today!

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Rock 'n' Roll Marathon series

More athletes take part in Rock 'n' Roll events than any other series in the United States. Combining running with high-energy live music, Rock 'n' Roll races bring the festival atmosphere to fundraising. Find events of all distances across the country.

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Are you Spartan enough? Challenge the epic obstacle race that's taking the planet by storm. Choose from a 3, 8 or 12 mile course at locations across the United States. Take it on alone, or enter as a team - just be prepared to push yourself to the limit!

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Challenge of a Lifetime

Trek the Great Wall of China, experience Peru's Inca Trail or take a raft ride down Zambezi River in Zambia! Global Adventure Challenges offer some of the most incredible fundraising tours on the planet - perfect for groups of adventure seekers.

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Find your own event

There’s nothing to stop you from finding your own event to participate in and then fundraising on the side. Maybe your local town has a 5 or 10k run you can take part in, or your city has its own half marathon or marathon. There is so much stuff out there – search on the internet, local papers etc and you could find a great challenge suited to you

Why fundraise for Build Africa?

By taking on this charity event you will be giving rural African communities opportunities to live more fulfilled lives. Build Africa believes that having a good quality of life relies on the fulfillment of certain requirements: having a healthy diet; being in good health; having a secure, reliable and sufficient income; to be educated to a level that provides lasting benefits; and to have easy access to clean water. By fundraising for Build Africa you will be helping to deliver all of these things so that the communities where we work can live a happier, healthier and productive lives.

Any questions?

Our dedicated fundraising events team are ready to help you reach new heights and make sure you're fully prepared for your event.

Email [email protected] if you've got any questions. Once registered, we'll send you a fundraising pack full of great tips and ideas to help you reach your fundraising goal.

Fundraise online

Once you are registered for your event, it's easy to set up an online fundraising page with First Giving. It's a quick and easy process and makes it simple for your friends and colleagues to support your fundraising events by donating money straight away.