The Great Cholesterol Challenge

To celebrate National Cholesterol Month, why not get involved with our Great Cholesterol Challenge

Theresa May (Shorter quote)
Theresa May

The Prime Minister and MP for Maidenhead, The Rt Hon Theresa May is lending her support for National Cholesterol Month:

"I congratulate HEART UK on the work they do to prevent premature deaths and the help they offer people with, and affected by high cholesterol. HEART UK’s work is vital for our nation’s health and I am pleased to give them my support"

National Cholesterol Month

We need YOUR help!  Enter the 100 mile Great Cholesterol Challenge and help raise funds for HEART UK.  REGISTER HERE.

National Cholesterol Month is an entire month devoted to raising awareness of the dangers of high cholesterol and raising funds to help us continue to provide our vital life-saving work.  We’re aiming to raise £25,000 with our 100 mile Great Cholesterol Challenge, but £50,000 with other fundraising and corporate support.

Our picture shows Team HEART UK are getting ready to do their own 100 mile Great Cholesterol Challenge this October!  You can sponsor us if you like here If you don’t fancy doing The Great Cholesterol Challenge there are plenty of other ways you can raise funds for HEART UK - have a look at our fundraising ideas here and our sporting challenges here.   Alternatively, email fundraising now so we can help you work out an activity to suit you or your company.

If you would like to know more about our impact and how we spend our money, please read here .

Thank you

Please tweet about your challenge, and post photographs on Instagram  and Facebook - @heartukcharity using #NCMheartuk

HEART UK cannot accept liability for any problems or accidents during activities run in its name. Please make sure you keep safe and legal, and have fun! For comprehensive advice on all aspects of health and safety at events, see

HEART UK Ambassadors Module
HEART UK Ambassadors

Learn more about supporting HEART UK in your local community by becoming an Ambassador or find an Ambassador in your area

How your money helps

Find out what your donations can achieve. Read about our impact and how we spend our money here.


Every time you shop online with Easy Fundraising you could be raising a free donation to HEART UK. Find out more here 

Healthy Snacks

We have come up with adventurous snacks for you to try at home or at your desk which work well if you want to try something healthy!