Diabetes UK chosen as charity partner for Bupa Great Run Series

first_imgDiabetes UK chosen as charity partner for Bupa Great Run Series  26 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Howard Lake | 19 September 2011 | News Tagged with: corporate Events Bupa has chosen Diabetes UK to be the charity partner for the Bupa Great Run Series from 2012. This should generate over £1 million a year for the charity, and provide them with significant exposure from publicity and TV coverage of the events.Bupa will also work with Diabetes UK to run a series of events around the country, helping advise people on taking positive steps to improve their health.Bupa’s current charity partners for the Bupa Great Run Series are Alzheimer’s Society and Alzheimer Scotland, which have raised over £3.5 million during their three-year relationship with the events. Bupa will be continuing its relationship with Alzheimer’s Society in the future by supporting its Memory Walk events, a series of walks which take place around the UK.Now in its 19th year, Bupa’s sponsorship of the Great Run Series “is one of the longest running sports sponsorships in the world”. Over 160,000 people take part in the Bupa Great Run Series every year. It consists of seven races across the country including the world’s largest half marathon, the Bupa Great North Run (which took place yesterday), and Europe’s biggest 10 mile race, the Bupa Great South Run. Each year the events raise over £27 million for the 270 charities involved.www.greatrun.orglast_img

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