Big hearted business people will swap suits for sleeping bags for one night to help others. Will you join them?

CEO Sleepout is a charity set up to fight homelessness and poverty. Our fight is funded with money raised by people like you – big hearted business and community leaders who pledge to sleep outdoors for one night to raise awareness and sponsorship from their business contacts and friends. We put that money to work fighting homelessness and poverty in each of our host cities.

We’re holding CEO Sleepout events in cities across the UK. Will you join us?

I Want To Take Part

So far more than 1900 executives have raised a staggering £1,954,000 to fight poverty and homelessness. Will you join them?

What is CEO Sleepout?

To date, CEO Sleepout events have raised a staggering £1.95 million for charities and causes that work hard to tackle poverty and homelessness in cities across the UK.

CEO Sleepout was officially formed in December 2013 by Andy Preston after two successful CEO Sleepout events were held at Middlesbrough FC and Newcastle Utd FC in collaboration with Middlesbrough & Teesside Philanthropic Foundation. Trustees of the charity include Niklas Tunley of business law firm Endeavour Partnership and Abu Ali of Baldwins Accountants.

Watch a short film about CEO Sleepout Newcastle below

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Hall of Fame

Our biggest fundraisers
  • 1 Philip Marsden
    Chairman, Ridgeway Partners
    London 2015
    £64,943
  • 2 Kate Donaghy
    Ambassador, Depaul International
    London 2016
    £14,512
  • 3 Darren Carter
    Chairman, Peel Hunt LLP
    London 2014
    £12,160
  • 4 Cathy Corcoran OBE
    Chief Executive, Cardinal Hume Centre
    London 2014
    £10,883
  • 5 Andrew Allen
    Chief Executive, Aabyss Limited
    Newcastle 2017
    £9,748
  • 6 Kate Donaghy
    Ambassador, Depaul International
    London 2015
    £9,303
  • 7 Paul Marshall
    Managing Director,  Vesuvius Ventures Limited
    Newcastle 2018
    £8,515
  • 8 Darren Carter
    Chairman, Peel Hunt LLP
    London 2015
    £7,842
Our biggest events
  • London 2015
    £180,000 raised
  • London 2016
    £170,000 raised
  • London 2014
    £155,000 raised
  • London 2017
    £93,600 raised
  • Newcastle 2017
    £90,000 raised
  • Nottingham 2017
    £81,000 raised
  • Newcastle 2016
    £80,000 raised
  • Manchester 2017
    £64,500 raised