Excellent fundraiser runs the London Marathon

For his 60th birthday, Simon Bibby decided to challenge himself and do something a little different... running the London Marathon and raising over £2,800 in the process. Here's his summary of the amazing run and reaction. Read more

£1,292.72 raised in the Fred Whitton Challenge

Congratulations and a huge thank you to Ian Barnes, Matt Harper and our former trustee, Richard Barnes! The three supporters raised £1,292.72 for Excellent in the 2014 Fred Whitton Challenge, a tough bike ride of 112 miles around the Lake District. Read more

Excellent fundraiser cycles from UK to Italy

Matt Jackson cycled from Gloucester to Umbria, Italy, for Excellent Development in August 2013, raising over £2,500. Read more

Poppy’s pilgrimage for water

Poppy Weston, one of our long-time supporters, completed a wonderful pilgrimage in solidarity with the people we support, who often have to walk many kilometres every day to collect water. Read more

Tim completes the marathon des sables

Tim Woodcock made it! One marathon was simply not enough. Instead, he took on the grueling marathon des sables (156 miles/251km in 50C/122F of Sahara heat) - finishing in the top 550 of 1200 competitors and raising £11,000 for Excellent Development. Well done Tim! Read more