Fundraising Challenge Events
Each year Link Community Development relies on the continued generosity and support from the public to ensure that we can continue to design and implement our innovative and sustainable programmes across sub-Saharan Africa. You will find here a variety of fundraising challenges. Join us and fundraise for our incredible cause. Whether you want run a marathon, cycle the night streets of Edinburgh or climb the highest free-standing peak in Africa, there is plenty to choose from.
Below we have listed some of our favourite events. You can also have a browse through our Fundraising Challenges Guide, by clicking below, to see what is on offer in 2017 and beyond. If you have any further questions, please contact us and we'll get back to you within three days.
The Edinburgh Night Ride (17th - 18th June 2017)
Jail and Bail
Ben Nevis Trek (29th September – 1st October 2017)
Tough Mudder (17th - 18th June 2017)
Have you signed up for one of our exciting fundraising challenges and need a kick-start on your way to your fundraising target? Check out our Fundraising Guide, it's full of fantastic tips to give your fundraising a boost. From head-shaves to car washing, there is sure to be something in the guide that you will not only get you lots of sponsorship, but will allow you to have a great time!
Skydiving and Parachuting
Skydiving is an amazing experience that you can do for FREE by supporting us!
All you need to do is sign up with us and raise a minimum sponsorship level to cover the costs of your skydive. There are 3 types of jump available at over 20 centres across the country so there is bound to be one near you!
A tandem skydive is the most popular jump type and you only need to raise £395 for your jump to be free. You do not need any formal training for this jump as you'll be strapped to a fully qualified instructor. You jump from a minimum of 10,000 feet and experience freefall. This truely is a once in life time thrill!
Just use the button below to order your free information pack or you can book online now!
Static Line Parachuting
This is your opportunity to complete a parachute jump and put youself in control, just raise £360 for your jump to be free. You'll need to train for the jump over 1 day after which you make a solo parachute jump from 3,000ft. Your parachute will deploy automatically and you'll navigate yourself back to the drop zone for landing!
Simply click the button below to order your free information pack or you can book online now!
This is the first level in training to become a fully qualified skydiver. You'll need to raise £550 for your jump to be free! After a days training you'll make a solo skydive from 10,000ft accompanied by two instructors, one either side of you. You'll deploy your own parachute and descend back to the drop zone for landing. You will then be on your way to becoming a skydiver!
Click on the button below to order your free information pack or you can book online now!