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KM Charities

Welcome to our Charities page - bringing communities together.

Working with KM Group, the Kent and Medway Charity Team organises a range of activities to help the charitable sector with its fundraising and supports initiatives to promote health and wellbeing, particularly amongst primary school children.

Below you can find out about what is going on around the county to help others...

Walk to

KM Walk to School schemes include walking bus, Active Bug and Walk on Wednesday.

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Walk to
School Awards

The KM Walk to School Awards celebrate the achievements of parents and schools over the past year

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Road Safety
Skills Test

Any child at a participating school may take the test at bronze, silver or gold tests

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Big Bash

Families from across the county gather to celebrate the success of the walk to school campaign.

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KM Walk to
School Forum

The annual forum is an opportunity for schools, charities, PTAs & good causes to find out how we can support you.

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Walk to School
Song Contest

Primary and nursery schools in Kent and Medway have the chance to become the Walk to School No.1 single.

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Young people are annually invited to take part in Kent and Medway’s Masterchef-style event.

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Book Club

The KM Charity Team is carrying out a pilot project to work with up to 15 schools in Kent to promote reading.

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Kent Teacher
of the Year

The awards recognise the expertise and dedication that is the hallmark of an outstanding teacher.

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Created to reward children involved with official KM Walk to School or literacy schemes.

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To view our full archive of KM Charity News articles, please click here...

KM Charity Pack

The KM Charity Team offers a range of services to support good causes with their fundraising. This wealth of information is detailed in the KM Charity Pack.

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KM Brain and Brawn Triathlon

The KM Brain and Brawn Challenge earns the participant a limited edition T-shirt or mug, sporting the special logo for taking part in three events in the same calendar year.

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KM Abseils

Take part in an abseil challenge and raise money for the good cause of your choice. Participants can choose who they want to support from a list of charities and good causes which are collaborative partners with the KM Charity Team.

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KM Assault Course

Take part in Kent’s ultimate dirty day out with the KM Charity Team’s new adrenaline event. Teams of six – who must be aged over 14 – tackle 19 specially-designed obstacles including tunnels, balance beams, the rope walk, water jumps and the tyre wall.

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Big Charity Quiz

KM Big Charity Quiz events are an excellent way to raise the profile of your organisation and can be used to provide a fun evening for staff or corporate clients. Four charity quiz nights are held each year with the top teams from each event invited to the county final.

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KM Bike Ride

The KM Charity Team host an annual KM Big Bike Ride, in which riders have the choice of taking part just for fun or to raise money for their favourite good cause through sponsorship.

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KM Charity Walk

The KM Charity Walk always leads participants through beautiful Kent countryside. Walkers can opt for a 10-mile or five-mile route.

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KM Charity of the Year

Recipients benefit from direct fundraising support and have their profiles raised through KM Group newspapers, kmfm radio and websites.

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KM Dragon Boat

The annual Dragon Boat Race is staged by the KM Charity Team at Mote Park in Maidstone to help charitable groups with their fundraising.

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KM Treasure Chest

KM Treasure Chest is designed to support the fundraising activities of charities and good causes in Kent. Attractions working with the KM Group will provide prizes for charity raffles and auctions.

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KM Charity Forum

The annual KM Charity Team Forum is an opportunity for schools, charities, PTAs and good causes to come together and find out how the KM Charity Team can support you..

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