Home-Start Aberdeen announced as one of 10 offical BHGE 10K charities
29 January 2018
Sport Aberdeen revealed that 2018 will see two brand new organisations joining the line-up of
affiliated charities for the 2018 BHGE 10k Running Festival.
Charlie House and Home-Start Aberdeen will be joining BHGE 10k
regulars CLAN Cancer Support, Aberdeen Cyrenians, Befriend a Child, Alzheimer
Scotland, Friends of Anchor, Inspire, Children 1st and Cash for Kids.
Charities are encouraging budding runners and those seeking
to take on a challenge this year to sign up and raise money and awareness in
support of these charities which rely heavily on fundraising and donations to
carry out life-changing work.
Tens of thousands of pounds are raised each year through the
BHGE 10K, which celebrated 30 years in the running last May.
Jill Franks, Sport Aberdeen’s Director of Business
“The BHGE 10k Running Festival brings together people from
far and wide and is a shining example of how partnership working allows us to
run fantastic community events to the North-east while raising money for great
“We are thrilled to announce 2018’s affiliated race
charities and look forward to welcoming new faces to the North East’s longest
running road race. The support that the race sees each year is inspiring and I
would urge anyone who wishes to take on a challenge in 2018 while raising money
for brilliant charities to sign up to the BHGE 10k Running
Home-Start Aberdeen is asking its runners to raise a minimum of £100; entrance fees are pre-paid on their behalf. To find out more, or book your space, email firstname.lastname@example.org. < go back