Do your own thing

Inspired to do your own thing in support of brainstrust? We’d love to hear from you! Whether you decide to dust off your dancing shoes, or climb an icy mountain, we’re here to support you every step of the way.

It’s true to say that we are constantly inspired by our supporters, people just like you. Thanks to your passion, hard work and generosity, we can continue to help thousands of people on their journey to feeling less afraid, less alone and more in control.

On this page you will find:

Lyndsey’s Legacy Festival

Chris and Dave’s Marathon Trip Home

Anita’s Forest Games

Fundraising ideas

Looking for inspiration? Whether you choose to do something big or small, at home, at work or out in the community; your fantastic fundraising efforts will make an incredible impact within the brain tumour community.

Think about the things you enjoy and do something you love. We’ll be here to support you every step of the way.

Take a look at our favourite, tried and tested fundraising ideas:

  • Pub quiz
  • Sponsored silence
  • Bingo night
  • Fancy dress day
  • Bake sale
  • Raffle
  • Sweepstake
  • Open garden
  • Comedy evening
  • Car boot sale
  • Dinner party
  • Football tournament
  • Donation station tuck shop
  • Head shave
  • Festival
  • Dance competition
  • Fashion show
  • Ball
  • Auction
  • Bring and buy sale
  • Sports challenge
  • Bucket collection
  • Sponsored dog walk
  • Golf day

Our amazing supporters have already shown that imagination has no limit. Read what they’ve been up to below:

If you’d like to support the brain tumour community by raising funds for brainstrust, we’d love to hear from you! For further information and support, please email

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