Ormiston Chadwick Academy runs Philanthropy in Schools programme

Philanthropy in Schools helps students to learn about making a positive contribution Ormiston Chadwick Academy (OCA) recently delivered the Big Give’s Philanthropy in Schools programme as part of its ‘Making a Positive Contribution Day’. All students were involved in different activities designed to develop their soft skills and to help them understand the benefits of … 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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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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