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Promoting awareness, pioneering research and providing support and information for those affected by Gaucher disease.


Telephone: 01453 549231


The Gauchers Association is funded solely by member's subscriptions and voluntary donations. The efforts and contributions of voluntary fundraisers and donors are fundamental for the Association to provide support and information to Gaucher patients, their families and medical professionals.

There are many ways you can support the Gauchers Association. Your support will help us continue our work and to encourage research. 

We only have one event remaining throughout 2017, don't miss out sign up NOW!

Birmingham International Marathon - 15th October 2017

We have secured five places for this brand new event, don't miss out on making history. This 26.2 mile course will start at Alexander Stadium, the home of British athletics.  The course will take in a number of the city's most iconic landmarks before finishing in the city centre. Minimum sponsorship £350 


Virgin London Marathon - Sunday 22nd April 2018

We have four Golden Bond places available for the 2018 Virgin London Marathon.  If you are interested in being a part of this fanatastic event do contact us NOW! Each runner will receive a fundraising pack and guidance to set up an online fundraising page.  Our sponsorship pledge for this event is £1,500

More events will be listed as they become available.

To enquire or sign up for any of our events contact Sarah in the office at or 01453 549231 

The Gauchers Association 60 Mile Charity Bike Ride

 It's back!! On Sunday 16th September 2018 Click here for more details or contact Sarah on or 01453 549231

Request a Fundraising Pack

You may already know what fundraising you'd like to organise, in which case don't delay, request a fundraising pack now for everything you need to get started, or give the office a call on 01453 549231.

Our fundrasing packs include; balloons, thunder sticks, ponchos, bags, posters and sponsorship forms, Gauchers Association leaflets and T-shirts are avaliable on request.

To download a copy of our sponsorship form click here.

Gift Aid

Don’t forget to read about Gift Aid before you start your fundraising and learn how you increase your fundraising total by nearly 30 per cent with very little effort.

Online Sponsorship through JustGiving or Virgin Money Giving

You can make a donation or set up an online sponsorship page for any fundraising idea you can dream up! Sponsored slim, sponsored mountaineer, sponsored bath in goat’s milk – the fundraising arena is yours.