Match funding research report launched

The Big Give have launched a research report, ‘A Great Match: How match-funding incentivises charitable giving in the UK and unites funders and donors in tackling social issues‘. The report, which was co-commissioned by Charities Trust and RBS and undertaken by The Researchery, is the first in-depth exploration of match-funding in the UK. Evidence is drawn from a … Continued

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Press release: The Big Give Christmas Challenge raises over £7.2m for 258 charities

The Big Give Christmas Challenge, a multi-million pound online match funding initiative raising money for UK charities, ran once again in 2015. Since its first campaign in 2008, the Big Give has now raised over £71m through the Christmas Challenge. The 2015 campaign launched on Friday 4th December and closed on Monday 14th December. There … Continued

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Press release: The Big Give Christmas Challenge raises over £6.4m in three days

  The Big Give Christmas Challenge has raised over £6.4m in three days for 258 participating charities. The Big Give is still offering the chance for donors to double their donations to a selection of charities until Monday 14th December. There was incredible demand from donors to have their donations doubled when the campaign launched … Continued

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Press release: The Big Give Christmas Challenge will double online donations from Friday 4th December

  The Christmas Challenge is back for the eighth year running, offering charity supporters the chance to have their donations doubled. The Christmas Challenge is the UK’s biggest online match-funding campaign which helps UK-registered charities raise funds for their causes. Selected charities taking part in the Challenge will have the donations they receive doubled for … Continued

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The Big Give wins Third Sector Award

Partnership with Charities Trust recognised The Big Give has won the award for Best Charity Partnership at the 2015 Third Sector Awards. The award recognises the partnership with Charities Trust, our online donation payments processor, a registered charity (No: 327489). “We are delighted to have won the award” said Alex Day, General Manager of the Big Give. “It … Continued

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Press release: The Big Give invites charities to run own match funding campaigns this December

The Big Give is inviting charities to get involved with the Christmas Challenge this year where they provide their own match funding. Applications are now open for charities wishing to take part in the Christmas Challenge: Private Match Fund. Charities can take part in the Christmas Challenge campaign but will provide their own match funding. The … 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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