Challenges And Events

Past Events

  • Last Event

    2020-07-10

    Virtual Challenges

    When: Any time or date of your choosing

    Located: Your home

    Right now, taking good care of your physical and mental health is more important than ever. Keeping active is also a great way to help banish the boredom of not just yourself, but also everybody else in your household.

    With this in mind, why not set yourself a virtual challenge that you can complete in the comfort of your own home whilst helping to raise funds for the hospice?


  • Weekly Quiz

    When: Thursday 9th July at 7.30pm

    Located: Online quiz

    Fancy yourself as a quiz master? Join us for our virtual weekly quickfire quiz and win cash prizes!

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  • Virtual Collection Box

    When: Ongoing.

    Located: Your home

    Collection boxes are a vital part source of income for the hospice, with boxes at workplaces and in homes raising over £30,000 a year in support of our patients. Due to the current climate, we are unable to access such proceeds.

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  • Virtual Fundraising Ideas

    When: At any date or time to suit you.

    Located: In your home!

    We are so grateful for your ongoing support during this difficult time. We are more reliant than ever before on our community to ensure that we can continue to care for our patients and their loved ones.

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  • The 2.6 challenge

    When: As from Sunday 26th April 2020

    Located: At your home or location convenient to you.

    Join the rest of the nation in the 2.6 challenge - do your bit and help Dove House Hospice during this crucial time!

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  • K2 Abseil

    When: Saturday 7th March

    Located: K2 Building, Bond Street, Hull

    Take on Hull's highest challenge! Have fun, challenge your mates and raise money for your local hospice.

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  • Rudolph Run

    When: Anytime during December

    Located: In your local Primary School

    Celebrate the festive season whilst raising money for Dove House Hospice as part of this year's Rudolph Run!

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  • Christmas Jumper Day 2019

    When: Friday 13th December 2019

    Located: In your workplace, school, community group or club!

    Pull on your woolies on Friday 13th December and help us start the festive season with this year's Christmas Jumper Day!

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  • Dove House Wonderland Ball

    When: Friday 15th November 2019

    Located: Mercure Hotel, Grange Park Lane, Willerby, Hull, HU10 6EA

    Get your tickets now for an unmissable event, kindly hosted by Pepperells Solicitors. Enjoy a three course meal, incredible entertainment and more in aid of our patients and their families!

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  • Annual Update

    When: Tuesday 8th October (6pm to 8pm) and Tuesday 15th October (10am to 12pm)

    Located: Dove House Hospice, Chamberlain Road, Hull, HU8 8DH

    Find out what we have achieved in the last year and what our plans are for the future

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  • Hospice Care Week

    When: Saturday 5th October - Sunday 13th October

    Located: At Dove House Hospice and across Hull and East Yorkshire

    Hospice Care Week is an annual week of activity to raise the profile of hospice care across the UK.

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  • Make a Will Fortnight

    When: 16th - 27th September 2019

    Located: Various solicitors across Hull and East Yorkshire

    ​During Make a Will Fortnight solicitors across Hull and East Yorkshire have agreed to support Dove House Hospice by waiving their usual fees in return for a donation to Dove House Hospice.

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  • Skydive

    When: Saturday 7th September 2019

    Located: Skydive GB, Bridlington

    Good luck to our team of 12 dare devils!

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  • Afternoon Tea Fundraiser

    When: 17th August 2019, 2-4pm

    Located: West Hale Gate Farm, Grindale Road, Burton Fleming, YO25 3HR

    Come along to enjoy delicious homemade cakes, alongside plenty of entertainment in aid of your local hospice! In addition to the refreshments on offer there will be plenty of entertainment for the whole family, including: a coconut shy, buzz wire, wack-a-rat and name the unicorn. There will also be a raffle with a fantastic 1st prize of a luxury glamping weekend break.

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  • Avenues Open Gardens

    When: Sundays 7th and 14th July from 1pm to 5pm

    Located: HU5 Hull

    Every year since 1976, residents of the conservation area known as the Avenues open their gardens to raise money for charity. This year, we have a huge number of gardens opening with a massive diversity of gardening styles complimented by unique local Victorian and Edwardian architecture.

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  • Cottingham Open Gardens 2019

    When: Sundays 16th and 23rd June 2019

    Located: Cottingham

    This year's Cottingham Open Gardens promises to be the best ever yet with over 20 beautiful gardens opening and welcoming visitors to help raise invaluable funds for the hospice.

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  • The Wolds Way Run

    When: Sunday 12th May 2019

    Located: Starting from Queens Gardens, Hull

    Travelling some 100 miles across the Yorkshire Wolds, the run features many MG Classic and Sports cars as they tour the beautiful countryside.

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