We know that taking part in an event for charity can seem a little daunting, so we are here to help you reach your goal!

Contact us at fundraising@scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk and we will be happy to support you!

If you haven’t decided what event you would like to take part in, here are some ideas to inspire you! Whether it’s walking, running or swimming that gets your adrenaline pumping, there is an event for you.

You can challenge yourself and achieve your personal goals while supporting Scotland’s wildlife.


With this year’s entry fees at their lowest ever rate, there has never been a better time to challenge yourself to take on the Kiltwalk and raise money for Scotland’s wildlife.

Glasgow 28 April 2024
Aberdeen 2 June 2024
Dundee 11 August 2024
Edinburgh 15 September 2024

To explore the challenges on offer, and to secure your place, visit the Kiltwalk site, and then let us know so that we can support you as you prepare to fundraise.

Edinburgh Marathon Festival

This year’s Edinburgh Marathon Festival runs from 24-25 May 2024.

From 5km to a full marathon, or even a relay with friends or work colleagues, there’s a distance for every level at the Edinburgh Marathon Festival. Take in the breath-taking views of our capital while raising money to support Scotland’s wildlife.

Once you have signed up on the EMF website let us know and we will support you as you prepare to fundraise.

Go Swim

Why not challenge yourself to an open water swim in one of Scotland’s most beautiful Lochs?

Go Swim Loch Tay 17 August 2024

Go Swim Loch Lomond 31 August 2024

Go Swim Loch Morlich 14 September 2024

With Go Swim, you could take on a swim of 250m to 10km against a stunning backdrop, all while raising money for the Scotland’s wildlife.

Secure your place on the Go Swim website, then let us know so that we can support you as you prepare to fundraise.



Once you have decided on your event and secured your place, it’s time to start fundraising!

You can make it simple for your supporters to donate by setting up a fundraising page on JustGiving or asking for donations through Facebook.


Whichever event you are taking part in, make your fundraising easy by setting up a JustGiving page.

You can set yourself a target and share your page by email and on social media, making it easy for your friends and family to donate.

If you would like help setting up your JustGiving page, we are on hand to help – contact us at fundraising@scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk.

Facebook Fundraisers

Creating a Facebook fundraiser is a great way to encourage your friends and family to support your fundraising.

Every penny donated to the Trust through Facebook comes directly to us, making it a simple and effective way to collect funds for your event.

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