Events

Throughout the year we host a number of fundraising events and campaigns that you can get involved with. Whether you want to challenge yourself with a walk, cycle or run or hold your own event during our annual fundraiser, Feel Better Week, we have plenty of ideas on how you can help us support women with cancer.

Women's Running Series

Various Dates

Look Good Feel Better are proud to be the official regional Charity Partner for the Women's Running Race Series.  By taking part in one of these events you will help raise vital funds for Look Good Feel Better and enable us to support many more people living with cancer. Sadly, 176,000 women are newly diagnosed every year in the UK, which means that demand for our services is greater than ever. Your funds will go directly towards supporting local Look Good Feel Better services and will enable us to reach many more people in desperate need of a confidence boost at a time when diagnosis and treatment has taken over their lives. 

Whether you sign up for the 5K or 10K race, when you register to run for Look Good Feel Better you will receive the following:

- Branded running vest 
- Dedicated fundraising pack to help you hit your target
- Training advice from the experts at Bannatyne Health Clubs to get you race ready
- Runners medal & goody bag when you cross the finish line
- On the day cheer team and charity hot spot
- Guaranteed fantastic race day experience 

Our experienced fundraising team will be on hand to support you right through from registration to crossing the finish line.  

Register today and help more people face cancer with confidence
Nottingham - 8th July
Milton Keynes - 15th July

Netball Tournament

Sunday 9th September 2018

Join Look Good Feel Better, England Netball and M&S Beauty for another fantastic day of sport and entertainment. Making its return to the impressive Copper Box Arena, this one day tournament will see 30 teams to battle it out on court to raise vital funds and awareness for Look Good Feel Better.

The tournament is open to all abilities and offers players the opportunity to meet and be coached by elite England Netball players, play at one of London's most prestigious venues, and a unique opportunity to fundraise for a relevant and worthwhile cause.

We only have a few team spaces left, so register now to avoid dissapointment.

What's included...

Tournament entry & game experience | Specialist coaching & skills workshops hosted by England Netball | Training with elite players | Beauty goody bag | Winners presentation | Array of entertainment to enjoy in the Playground throughout the day | Dedicated fundraising pack sent to you upon registration

How to register...

You can register individual or multiple players under one team name. Teams are female only, minimum of 7 players and a maximum of 10. You can register and pay for your place online, over the phone (01372 747 500) or request an invoice via email.

This year we ask that each player commits to raising a minimum of £50. If you are unable to raise the funds then you can make a straightforward donation.

So what are you waiting for? Register today and help more people face cancer with confidence.

Challenge Events

Whether you’re a complete novice, looking to take on their first challenge, or an experienced competitor, we have events suitable for all abilities. From runs, to treks, cycles to skydives, we can find an event suitable for you. 

You can enter as an individual or as part of a team, perhaps a group of friends or work collegaues. Our fundraising team will be on hand to support you from entry into your chosen event right through to reaching your fundraising target. 

As a Look Good Feel Better challenge participant you will be supplied with...

  • A dedicated fundraising pack
  • Branded kit and kit bag provided by our generous sponsor Bannatyne Health Clubs
  • Free or discounted places in events where possible

We simply ask that you raise as much as you can by taking part. 

We have also teamed up with 'Sport for Charity' which allows our supporters to enter events across the country at discounted rates.  There's everything from marathons, obstacle races, santa runs - in the UK and overseas.

Download our Challenge Event PDF for a full list of events, if you would like to take part in any of them please email the fundraising team.

Bannatyne Health Clubs have put together some handy training advice to get your ready for your challenge which you can download here 

 

 

SWALK

Sunday 8th July

Dust off your walking boots, get the family together (including the dog) and walk to support people with cancer.

Starting and finishing at Denbies Wine Estate in Dorking, participants can choose to stroll 5K or a slightly more challenging 10K through some of Surrey’s most beautiful countryside. you'll climb the height of Big Ben to Ranmore Common where you can stop to take in the breathtaking views of Box Hill, before making your way back down, back through the vines.

Entry is just £20 for an individual, £40 for a family and dogs are free!  SIGN UP NOW

As you cross the finishing line, the LGFB team will be there to handover a lovely SWALK bag full of goodies – supplied by our sponsors and corporate partners.  Afterwards, there will be live music and entertainment for everyone to enjoy and having worked up an appetite, why not indulge in delicious refreshments in Denbies courtyard and gardens.

Download the SWALK 2018 FAQs

PLUS - we will be joined by top photographer @gruffpawtraits who will be there to take a snap of your four legged friends, in return for a donation to LGFB. No need to pre-book, pictures will be taken before and after and emailed to you.

What past walkers say:
“We walked through beautiful countryside and everyone we met was in great spirits. The whole atmosphere was terrific” – Walker
“The friendliness of the volunteers and others taking part. Everyone was really encouraging and it was a gorgeous location” – Walker
“It was a really fun day and one that I am so glad that I volunteered for.  Being a start and finish line host was a great privilege, especially seeing everyone complete their personal challenge and hear their stories. They were all smiles!” – SWALK Volunteer

Feel Better Week

Feel Better Week

Our main annual fundraiser takes place in the first week of June every year.  It has gone from strength to strength and each year it gets bigger and better than ever! Feel Better Week brings together Look Good Feel Better supporters from all over the UK and encourages them to do something, no matter how big or small.

There's the ever popular cake sales, pink days at work, car washes, bungee jumps, pamper parties, walks, runs and climbs. 

This year Feel Better Week 2018 took place from 4 - 10 June and we have been overwhelmed by the amazing activities that have taken place all over the country.  Click here for information on paying in your donations.

For lots of advice, inspiration and fundraising ideas order a Fundraising Pack or download our Guide to Fundraising.

Bold is Beautiful

28th April - 27th May 2018

Benefit Cosmetic’s Bold Is Beautiful project in support of LGFB and Refuge has just finished for this year. As with previous years, throughout the month, 100% of profits from brow waxes were donated between the two charities. To date this annual campaign has raised a staggering £611,909 just for Look Good Feel Better and we will be announcing the 2018 figure shortly.

To find our more about this global campaign and how much has been raised visit boldisbeautiful.com