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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The Big Give wins Technology4Good Award

Proud winner of the 2013 Technology4Good Award for Digital Giving ‘The award, sponsored by NFPtweetup, recognises people or organisations that use computers and the Internet in inspiring ways to generate support for charitable causes, whether through fundraising or other help in kind.’ Fundraising UK The winners of the Technology4Good Awards 2013 were announced by Mariella … Continued

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Dragon School runs Philanthropy in Schools programme

Dragon School runs Philanthropy in Schools programme In 2013, the Dragon School in North Oxford ran the scheme for a fifth year, dividing a £2,000 sponsor donation from Dragon Sale Committee between 23 Year 8 students. Each student used theBigGive.org.uk to short-list two projects of interest. They researched these projects in greater detail and created … Continued

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