Fundraising for Kick4Life

From our ever popular tours to Lesotho to running marathons, climbing mountains, holding a charity dinner or coming up with your own idea, there are hundreds of ways you can fundraise for Kick4Life and help us change the lives of children and young people in Lesotho. If you'd like to support us we'd love to hear from you!

Whether you would like to join one of our organised events, or are planning a fundraiser of your own, here’s the information you need to get going. So why not sign up now? With your help we can really make a difference to the lives of so many young people.

Current Kick4Life fundraising events

Join Team Kick4Life for the Southampton Marathon!

Kick4Life is seeking ten runners for our team in the next Southampton Marathon on Sunday 22nd April 2018.

The 26.2 mile route takes in some of Southampton's landmark locations including the Common, Bargate and St Mary's Stadium. It also crosses Itchen Bridge with thousands of people lining the city's streets to cheer the runners on.
In return for a free place we are asking runners to raise a minimum £500 for Kick4Life's work with orphans and vulnerable children in Lesotho in Southern Africa. As well as advice and tips for fundraising we will be providing dedicated training support led by our Southampton-based trustee David Light who completed the marathon in 2016. 
David. along with local K4L supporter and runner Rich Still, will be arranging a series of training runs in the build up to the event to help you prepare for this incredible challenge, as well giving you the chance to meet your fellow Kick4Life runners.
To join our team please set up a fundraising page at
A £25 deposit on the page secures your place (this can later be refunded upon hitting the target) and we'll be in touch to process your registration and support you every step of the way! For further information please contact

Join Team K4L for the TCS NYC Marathon 2018!

Sign up to run one of the world's most popular marathons and help change the lives of vulnerable young people in Africa!!

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The TCS New York City Marathon is one of the most popular sporting events in the calendar and we're delighted to have a limited number of available spots for the race on Sunday November 4, 2018. Cross Brooklyn Bridge, run along Fifth Avenue, and through Central Park on the 26.2 mile route through the world's most famous city.

All the money raised by our team will help provide holistic care and support to severely vulnerable youth in Lesotho, southern Africa. We use sport to engage youth in a variety of programs including HIV prevention, life-skills development, re-housing for children living on the street and support into further education and employment.

The Kick4Life team will be with you every step of the way, from the moment you sign up to the incredible moment you cross the finishing line. Running on the team promises to be one of the most inspiring and empowering experiences of your life!

Benefits of joining the Kick4Life team

- Guaranteed entry into the 2018 TCS NYC Marathon

- Team Kick4Life branded running gear

- A personalized webpage to collect online donations

- Fundraising toolkit and ideas

- Regular e-newsletter with training and fundraising tips

- A personalized training program

Qualifications and responsibilities

- You must be at least 18 years-old

- You must commit to raise a minimum $3250 for Kick4Life

How can I join the team?

If you're interested in joining the team please contact Places are limited so please contact us ASAP to secure your spot!

Kick4Life All Stars Tour, 23rd November - 2nd December 2018

A Kick4Life All Stars Tour is an incredible, life-changing adventure that combines the chance to play football with being training to deliver health education & life-skills activities to children in local schools.

During the tour you'll be based at the Kick4Life Centre, the inspirational hub of our activities in Lesotho. The tour also includes visits to historical and cultural sites and an adventure trip to the mountains. You're guaranteed to leave having made new friends and the trips are popular with people of all ages and genders. There is something for everyone!

Fundraising target: £2,500 / €3000 / $4000

What's included?

  • Return flights
  • Full board at No.7 restaurant
  • Accommodation at the Kick4Life Hotel
  • Welcome meeting & Centre tour
  • Training to deliver health education & life-skills activities
  • Visits to local schools to deliver activities, supported by local coaches
  • Cultural performance from the K4L Theatre Group
  • 11-a-side and 5-a-side football matches
  • Adventure trip to the mountain region including pony-trekking through stunning scenery
  • Awards Night recognising achievements on and off the pitch

How do I sign up? To sign up for this incredible experience please set up a Justgiving page. The first £50 reserves your place.

Land's End to John O'Groat's Cycle, September 2019

Cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats is one of the great iconic challenges that you’ll remember for a lifetime. It is an incredible achievement covering 969 miles in 9 days from the coves of Cornwall to the lochs and mountains of Scotland.

We are taking part in Deloitte's Ride Across Britain (RAB) for the second time after successfully entering a team of riders in 2017. RAB provides the safest and most stunning LEJOG experience available. With catering, accommodation, luggage transfers and technical support throughout, the package is designed so you don't have to worry about a thing when taking on this epic cycling challenge.

Fundraising target: £3,000

What's included?

  • Full signposting
  • Hot breakfast and dinners each day
  • 9 nights tented accommodation
  • Expert chaperone guides
  • Hot showers
  • Baggage transfer each day
  • Pit stops with snacks and energy drinks
  • Full medical support on road & in base camps
  • Timing chips with automatic web uploading

How do I sign up? To join the Kick4Life team set up a Justgiving page. The first £75 reserves your place.

To get started simply click on one of the links below and they will take you to our pages on either JustGiving or Crowdrise. Both sites are quick and easy to use and you can set up your own personal fundraising page with pictures, videos and updates. If you'd like help setting up your page, or if you just want some general advice on fundraising, please get in touch

For UK donations:

For US donations:

£10 or $16

provides an HIV testing for one child, referring them to ongoing medical treatment if they test positive.

£25 or $32

enables a vulnerable child to go to school for a month, covering school fees and dinners.

£50 or $63

enables 25 children & young people to take part in a football & life-skills coaching session.

£100 or $126

enables the delivery of a life-skills curriculum to a whole team of Academy participants for a month.

£500 or $632

sponsors an Academy participant for a month, covering schools fees & equipment, housing, life-skills coaching, mentoring, football coaching, a nutritional diet and extra curricula academic support.

£1000 or $1265

funds a Test Your Team event, providing health education & life-skills activities to 500 children. Voluntary HIV testing & counselling is available, with those testing positive referred to ongoing medical treatment and support.