Improving Lives Plymouth

Armed Forces Convenant

A charity at the heart of our community, supporting and inspiring people to improve their health and wellbeing.

How You Can Help

Whether it’s your time your money or your expertise, all donations make a difference.

How to donate

Find out more about what your donations could help us to do and how to make a donation here


If you or your business can volunteer time, on a regular basis, we would love to benefit from your skill, expertise, trade or profession.

For information on our current opportunities please click here


Why not organise or come to an event in aid of Improving Lives Plymouth. Find out more here

Plymouth Ocean City Half Marathon - Sunday 23rd April 2017

We would like to say a massive congratulations to John Knight who ran his first Half Marathon on Sunday in a fantastic time of 2 hrs 27 min and 11 sec in aid of Improving Lives Plymouth. He was the first of many fundraisers since changing our name in March and we are all very proud and appreciative for his time and effort. Well done!!!!

Wild Night Run - Burrator 10k - Sunday 21st May

The organisers behind the Wild Night Run Series will this year be teaming up with three local charities in the hope of generating a fundraising legacy for the series and Improving Lives Plymouth are one of those charities!

On Sunday 21st May, runners from far and wide will be taking on the Burrator 10k and you could be one of those runners. All you need to do is follow the sign up instructions below, set up a page and raise some funds for a local charity who happen to be celebrating their 110th birthday this year - Improving Lives Plymouth!!!!

If you are interested in raising some money for Improving Lives Plymouth while taking part in one of the Wild Night Run series runs then you can register via the website at Alternatively, you can contact for further information, application requirements and sponsorship forms and links. Once you have registered, you can set up your own Local Giving page via and click on the ‘Fundraise for us’ button.

 Want to give more help? Please contact


Set up a fundraising page           

You can set up your very own on-line giving page in aid of Improving Lives Plymouth here . Simply press the Fundraise for Us button and away you go! All donations will automatically be sent to Improving Lives Plymouth without the fuss.

Alternatively you can request a Improving Lives Plymouth sponsorship form(s) from


Find out more about leaving a legacy to Improving Lives Plymouth here

Companies and Organisations

Find out more about how your organisation or company can get involved here

Our Fundraising Promise

As a member of the Fundraising Regulator, Improving Lives Plymouth has made a public promise to adhere to best practice, honesty, transparency, clarity and accountability in all fundraising activity, enabling you to give with confidence. Find out more here.