Get Motivated in 2019 for Wood Green!

What better way to kick off the new year than making a pledge to do something amazing for Wood Green? By taking on a challenge and raising funds, you will make a difference to unwanted and injured pets, help educate the next generation of pet owners, and help us be here for even more animals in 2019! Here's some ideas on how to get motivated in 2019.


Wood Green, The Animals Charity Sponsored Kennel Sleepover

  • Where: Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire
  • When: Friday 15th March, 2019
  • Entry fee: £20
  • Minimum sponsorship: £150

Experience the life of a Wood Green dog by spending the night in one of our kennels. Meet some of our resident dogs, share dinner with fellow sleepers and then bed down for the night. This is a truly memorable experience. Remember to wrap up warm!

Inflatable 5k - Peterborough

  • When: Saturday 30th March, 2019
  • Where: Peterborough
  • Entry fee: £20 (until 20th January)
  • Suggested sponsorship target: £100

Join #TeamWoodGreen at the Inflatable 5K in Peterborough. If you enter with one of our charity places in January you will benefit from a charity discount, plus run alongside some of our amazing animal welfare staff.


Milton Keynes Half & Full Marathons

  • When: Monday 6th May
  • Where: Milton Keynes
  • Entry fee: £35-£45
  • Suggested sponsorship target: £200

Voted Best 2018 UK Half Marathon by Woman’s Running, this one is not to be missed. Enter with a Wood Green place, and become part of #TeamWoodGreen!


Hackney Half Marathon

  • When: Sunday 19th May
  • Where: Hackney
  • Entry fee: £49
  • Suggested sponsorship target: £200

Get a charity place in the Hackney Half Marathon, and raise funds for Wood Green. Take in the sights and sounds of vibrant Hackney, and help pets in need at the same time!
Raise £50, and you'll get your Wood Green running vest in the post.


Wood Green Skydive Day

  • When: 15th June 2019
  • Where: Sibson Airfield, Cambridgeshire
  • Entry fee: £50
  • Minimum sponsorship: £300

If you are feeling brave, why not sign up for a tandem skydive from 13,000ft? No training needed – just a bit of bravery and a commitment to do something truly incredible to help pets in need. Don’t fancy this date? Book your own skydive and jump any time!


Perkins Great Eastern Run

  • When: Peterborough
  • Where: October TBC
  • Suggested sponsorship target: £200

Get involved in the region’s favourite half marathon, starting on Peterborough's embankment! If the half marathon isn't for you, why not try the family-friendly 5K Fun Run? To register your interest, email the fundraising team at, and we’ll tell you how to get involved!


Click the button below to book your places, and find out more about all of our featured challenge events. If you have any questions, please drop our Fundraising team an email at Good luck, and have fun! 

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