Do a Physical Challenge

Seeking a personal physical challenge? Sign up for one of the dozens of funs runs and physical challenges held in Victoria each year and become a Foster Care Crusader for the Foster Care Association of Victoria. From 2km walks to full marathons, there are plenty of events for all fitness levels. 


With the incredible support of individuals, organisations and community groups across Victoria, the Foster Care Association of Victoria is able to make a real difference to foster carers.


We’ve listed some of the most popular events below. You might also wish to get in touch with your local council or search online to find other events.




WhatWhenFor more information
Run Melbourne 30 July

Sandy Point Half Marathon 27 Aug
YMCA Father’s Day Fun Run 3 Sept

Medibank Melbourne Marathon 15 Oct
Tough Mudder Melbourne 28 & 29 Oct
The City 2 Sea 18 & 19 Nov
Emma and Tom’s Chrismas Run 7 Dec



It’s easy to get started. 

Simply sign up for the event and create an online fundraising page.


One of the easiest ways to collect funds is through your own online fundraising page. It’s simple and convenient to use and you can even add your own photos and blog posts.


Set up your Everyday Hero fundraising page here


Once you’ve created your page you can share it with your friends and family and post it on your social media networks as a great start to your fundraising.