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Hospital Heroes Challenge

June 30, 2020

Join our Hospital Heroes’ Fundraising Challenges and support our #NottinghamNHSHeroes.

All of our challenges take place over 4 weeks and by joining in with our fundraising challenges and donating your sponsorship, you will not only help to boost staff morale but also ensure that staff across our hospitals are able to face these coming weeks knowing you are right behind them.

You can pick one challenge, or why not try to complete them all?!


Hospital Heroes Challenges:

Baking Bucket List

A Sponsored Bake! Looking to get creative in the kitchen? Create and Complete your ‘Baking Bucket List’ in only 4 weeks.

The Read for Speed

A Fast Paced Reading Challenge – Let’s expand our minds! Can you complete the challenge of reading 1 book a week?

Walk The Distance Between City and Queens

A Sponsored Walk. The distance between the City Hospital and QMC is only 4.5 miles – Can you complete this distance once a week for 4 weeks? That’s a total of 18 miles!

The Mile A Day Marathon

A sponsored running Challenge. How can you complete a marathon without any training?! By taking our mile a day Marathon Challenge! You can reach that finish line in under 4 weeks.

Brave the No Shave

A sponsored Hair growing challenge! Who needs to shave when you’re social distancing anyway?! Put your razor down and say ‘NO’ to the shave!


To get involved click HERE to create your own JustGiving campaign page and become a Hospital Heroes fundraiser!

  • When you’ve clicked the link above, click the ‘Start Fundraising’ button to become a Hospital Heroes Challenge Fundraiser.
  • When asked, make sure you select you are ‘Doing your Own thing’
  • The Event Type is an Appeal for Charity
  • Enter the Event name ie. Baking Bucket List, Mile a Day Marathon etc.
  • Set your own fundraising web address – make it something you can remember to tell friends and family.
  • Answer the important questions and away you go!

For some handy hints and tops of how to make an awesome JustGiving Page you can click HERE.


Our preferred method for you to collate your sponsorship is JustGiving, however if you would prefer to use another method of collating your sponsorship, that’s fine too! Just email lucy.dalgress@nuh.nhs.uk and let us know which challenge you’ll be undertaking.

Whilst we’re always so grateful for your support across all of the areas of our hospital, ALL funds raised during the Hospital Heroes Challenge will go towards our Hospital Heroes Appeal, which is our emergency appeal set up to fund things like equipment needed and also commodities for staff wellbeing in these unprecedented times, you can read more about this appeal HERE.

Thank you so much for supporting our amazing, wonderful Hospital Heroes in Nottingham!

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