We are beyond excited and proud to have received an amazing grant from Global’s Make Some Noise. On his breakfast show, presenter Chris Moyles revealed that we have been awarded a whopping £94,000 - much to our delight and surprise! The grant will be used to fund our sessions in East London, guaranteeing that our [...]
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KEEN London is delighted to announce it has been awarded vital funding from The Garfield Weston Foundation to continue its excellent work across the capital. The Garfield Weston Foundation is a family-founded charitable grant-making trust which supports a wide range of charitable activities across the UK. Established in 1958 by Willard Garfield Weston, the Foundation [...]
Eleven adventurous friends — and KEEN fundraisers — became the first ever group to cycle between AND across three of Britain’s largest lakes in under 48 hours over the weekend of June 22–24. The group included Tom Pellereau, 2011 winner of BBC One’s The Apprentice and TV presenter, Rob Bell. The challengewas certainly no mean [...]
On the 20 May, 30,000 runners took to the streets of Hackney to run the Virgin Sport Hackney half marathon, including 40 amazing runners supporting KEEN London. The event was a spectacle with some of the fundraisers running with one of our iconic parachutes! The day was a success and full of athletic triumph, with cheerleaders [...]
KEEN London has been selected as one of the nominated causes for one of the year’s most amazing and adventurous fundraising challenges: Cycle or Sink. A group of 11 friends is aiming to become the first group to not only cycle between the three largest lakes in Great Britain but also cross them using pedal [...]
Support our amazing fundraisers At KEEN London, we are very lucky to have some truly dedicated supporters and some are prepared to go the extra mile — or 13 miles, or 26 miles, or even more! — for us. This Spring, we’ll be seeing some incredible athletic endeavours, all to support KEEN London. On 19 [...]
Half-marathon heroes For a small charity, KEEN London had a HUGE presence at the 2017 Hackney half-marathon fielding 36 runners. Our team represented all abilities, from experienced distance runners to beginners, and even included a three-legged team! Most importantly, we raised a whopping £13,717 — smashing our £10k target. A huge thanks to everyone who ran [...]