How to help


Taking part in an event with the Welcome Organisation could be the best thing you do this year! Learn more about our events and sign up, or find out about organising your own.


Finding an Event to join locally:


There are many events which provide opportunities to support us. For example:


Most towns in Northern Ireland have their own marathons and half marathons, so why not take part in your local one? Once you have secured your place in a running event please let us know as we would love you to join Team Welcome!


You can see a comprehensive calendar of events in the UK on the Runners World website or the Running Bug website.


Further afield?


If you want to do something extraordinary and help others at the same time, there are many exciting challenges out there for you. Fundraising challenges can be easily arranged on the internet, including


  • Ultimate Challenge
  • Charity Challenge
  • Discover Adventure


Plan your own Event


Whether you are... organising a quiz night, planning a gig, conducting a spin-athon, singing in a choir, playing tennis, doing chin-ups, holding an exhibition, having a dinner party, growing a beard, or shaving your head, Kieran Hughes, the Fundraising and Marketing Manager at


To feed your inspiration, please check out our Facebook page and photo gallery.


Unfortunately we cannot provide volunteer opportunities to those who are under eighteen years of age. We are also unable to provide one-off volunteering opportunities to those who would like to assist us on special occasions such as Christmas Day.


If you are interested or would like to know more, please contact us on
028 9024 0424 or email




Open from 8am to 10pm, 365 days of the year. Contact us now on:


 028 90 240424 / Outreach Team: 07849 931047

The Welcome Organisation is a Registered Charity – Number XR 8945/1 with Company Limited by Guarantee Northern Ireland status

Reg NI 070562. Our registered address is Unit 36, 28 Townsend Street Belfast BT13 2ES