Christmas Challenge 2018 Award Winners

The Christmas Challenge Awards recognise the best performing of the hundreds of charities that take part in the UK’s biggest online match funding campaign each year.   Charities were eligible to apply if they met or exceeded their fundraising targets. A judging panel, headed up by Sir Alec Reed CBE, assessed the entries against the … Continued

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The Big Give’s Christmas Challenge campaign raises a record £13.3m in a week

The Big Give’s Christmas Challenge 2018 campaign, which ran from 27th November – 4th December, raised over £13.3m for 589 participating charities. This year’s campaign is the biggest, both in terms of charities supported and total raised,in the Big Give’s 10 year history. The match funding was provided by a number of ‘Champions’ including The … Continued

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The Summer Give 2018 Awards Announced

A record breaking year for the Summer Give The Summer Give 2018 raised over £1 million for 47 participating charities. Charities worked hard to promote the campaign to their supporters and we are delighted to announce this year’s Award winners. The Awards are given to 3 newly participating charities that demonstrated innovative and or highly … Continued

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The Summer Give 2018 Raises Over £1 million for Disadvantaged Children in London

In its fourth and most successful year, the Summer Give has raised an incredible £1,002,451 for charities supporting disadvantaged children in London. During an energetic week of fundraising in the capital, donations made on theBigGive.org.uk to participating charities were doubled. The campaign, run in partnership with The Childhood Trust, supported 47 local children’s charities this … Continued

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Christmas Challenge 2017 Award Winners Announced

This year we received over 100 applications for the Christmas Challenge 2017 Awards and the results are now in. The Awards have been established to recognise the best performing of the hundreds of charities that take part each year.   We are thrilled to announce this year’s Award Winners. The judges were hugely impressed by the … Continued

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The Christmas Challenge 2017 raises an astounding £11.3 million for charity!

A record-breaking Christmas Challenge raises £11.3 million for 528 charities   The Christmas Challenge, the UK’s biggest online match funding campaign, has been a resounding success raising over £11.3 million for 528 charities. This is a record breaking year for the Christmas Challenge, run by the Big Give, with both the highest number of participating … Continued

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Rohingya Crisis Appeal raises £242,446

Funds raised On 5th October 2017 the Big Give launched an emergency match fund to support relief efforts for Rohingya refugees fleeing violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine State. The appeal raised £242,446 thanks to generous public donations which were doubled by philanthropists, trusts and foundations, including the Reed Foundation. The match fund was set up in collaboration … Continued

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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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