Grenfell Tower Appeal raises a staggering £2.6m

Our biggest individual campaign to date Today, Wednesday 6th September, marks twelve weeks since the Grenfell Tower tragedy. In the hours after the fire, the Big Give chose to work with local charity The K&C Foundation to set up an online match funding campaign to raise funds for those affected by the fire.This has been … Continued

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Sky News Interview with Alex Day: The Big Give’s Grenfell Tower Appeal

On Saturday 17th June our Director, Alex Day, was interviewed on Sky News about our Grenfell Tower appeal. You can watch the full interview below. We are working with a generous group of philanthropists and funders who are doubling donations to our Grenfell Tower appeal. All donations will be directed to The Kensington and Chelsea Foundation … Continued

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Grenfell Tower Appeal raises £1 million in 48 hours

Following the devastating events at Grenfell Tower, Latimer Road earlier this week, we launched an emergency campaign to raise vital funds to support all those affected by the tragedy. The campaign raised over £1 million in the first 48 hours with the total continuing to rise. Today our Director, Alex Day, visited West Kensington and told us about … Continued

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East Africa Emergency Appeal raises over £445,000

Donations doubled to raise emergency funds Working closely with the DEC and other humanitarian organisations, the Big Give launched an emergency match fund for East Africa on 15th March. In just two weeks, the campaign raised over £445,000 thanks to generous donations from the public. Donations were generously matched by philanthropists, trusts and foundations including the … Continued

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Yemen Emergency Appeal raises over £133,000

Donations doubled to raise emergency funds Working closely with the DEC and other humanitarian organisations, the Big Give launched an emergency match fund on December 14th. In just two weeks, the campaign has raised over £133,000 thanks to generous donations from the public. Donations were generously matched by philanthropists, trusts and foundations including the Reed … Continued

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YEMEN CRISIS: The Big Give launches emergency match funding appeal

The situation As a result of 20 months of war in Yemen, people have lost their jobs and the economy has almost collapsed. Hospitals, schools and farms have been destroyed. Two thirds of the population (18.8 million out of 27.4 million) are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance. More than 7 million people in Yemen … Continued

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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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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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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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