2013 publications

Millions running for charity

An estimated five million Britons have run for charity in the past year, raising an average of £280 each, according to new research marking this year’s London Marathon - the world's biggest fundraising event.

Nearly three quarters (73%) of Britain's growing band of fun runners raised money for a cause in the last twelve months, according to the poll for the Charities Aid Foundation, which promotes charitable giving and provides financial services and social finance to not-for-profit organisations.

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