Nepal earthquake appeal raises over £750,000

The Big Give Emergency Nepal Appeal The Big Give raised over £0.75 million in a week for victims of the Nepal earthquake through an online match funding campaign. Supporters were given the opportunity to have their online donations doubled to raise funds for organisations who are responding to the devastation in Nepal, including Disasters Emergency … Continued

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The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2014

The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2014 After months of preparation, this year, the Challenge saw 367 charities take part and raise over £11.2 million in total including contribution from the Big Give Charity Champions. It truly was a wonderful Challenge! This year, Champion funding came from the Reed Foundation, Reed Educational Trust, Childhood Trust, Waterloo Foundation, Garfield Weston Foundation, … Continued

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Emergency Ebola Appeal raises £38,000

The Big Give Emergency Ebola Appeal The Big Give raised a total of £38,000 during its Emergency Ebola Appeal in November 2014. The Ebola outbreak was the most severe the world had ever seen, affecting multiple countries across West Africa. The Big Give launched its emergency appeal to support organisations working to stop the spread … Continued

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The Big Give wins Charity Times Award in Fundraising Technology

Winner of the Charity Times Award for Fundraising Technology The Big Give was delighted to receive the 2014 Charity Times Award in ‘Fundraising Technology’ for its Christmas Challenge. The Christmas Challenge is the UK’s biggest online match funding campaign which helps UK registered charities raise funds for their cause. In 2014, 367 charities participated and … Continued

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Emergency match fund for Gaza raises £169,000

The Big Give Emergency Gaza Appeal The Big Give raised a total of £169,000 for Gaza after launching its emergency match fund appeal. This gave supporters the opportunity to have their donations doubled to raise more funds to help those affected by the conflict. The conflict in Gaza caused hundreds of thousands of people to flee … Continued

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Philippines Emergency Appeal raises over £320,000

The Big Give Philippines Emergency Appeal The Big Give Philippines Emergency Match Fund Appeal raised over £320,000 to help those most affected by the destruction left in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan. Typhoon Haiyan, one of the most powerful storms ever recorded, wreaked devastation in the Philippines. It killed an estimated 10,000 people and thousands … Continued

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Trustee Finder helps charities to recruit new board members

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The Big Give’s Trustee Finder Launched in September 2013, The Big Give’s Trustee Finder has helped many charities to recruit new members for their boards. Additionally, the service also provides an easy way for individuals to look for volunteering opportunities. St Anne’s Trust, African Mothers Foundation International and Twinkle House are among the charities that have … Continued

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The Cabinet Office supports the Big Give Christmas Challenge

The Cabinet Office supports the 2013 Big Give Christmas Challenge with a generous grant of £250,000 The Big Give Christmas Challenge has raised over £40 million for thousands of charities by doubling online donations from the public. Donations are doubled by charities’ major donors and Big Give ‘Charity Champions’ who include the Reed Foundation, ICAP, … Continued

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