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The Clink wins Overall Award at The Charity Awards 2017

The Clink Charity has been awarded the Overall Award for Excellence at this year’s Charity Awards, for its vocational scheme which prepares prisoners for a professional working environment though hands-on experience in its chain of restaurants. The rehabilitation charity was … Read more


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Lynne Berry wins Daniel Phelan Award for Outstanding Achievement

Lynne Berry, chair of Breast Cancer Now and former chief executive of the Royal Voluntary Service, has won the Daniel Phelan Award for Outstanding Achievement at the Charity Awards. The award recognises an individual who has contributed throughout their life … Read more


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National Aids Trust, Aspire and FareShare amongst the winners at tonight’s 18th annual Charity Awards

Ten organisations were honoured with awards in ten categories covering all types of charitable activity in the UK on the night, with The Clink Charity, winner of the education and training category, being chosen as the Overall Winner. The winners … Read more


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Capture the moment

If you’re looking forward to The Charity Awards as much as we are, share your excitement with your friends and colleagues by using our special Snapchat Geofilter available on the night – created by our overall awards partner Charities Aid … Read more


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Charity Awards wins award for rigour in judging process

The Charity Awards has been recognised for the rigour in its judging process at the Awards Awards, which recognises the UK’s best awards ceremonies. The Charity Awards won its category in “Best Judging Panel and Process for an Awards” and … Read more


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Charity Awards 2017 shortlist announced

A programme which prevented millions of meals going to waste, a scheme to train some of the world’s poorest people to pump their own water, and a series of innovative restaurants in prisons are among 30 inspiring projects shortlisted for … Read more


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Louise Minchin to host The Charity Awards 2017

BBC journalist and presenter Louise Minchin has been confirmed as the host of the Charity Awards 2017. One of the main presenters of BBC Breakfast, Louise has previously anchored news bulletins on BBC1 and the News Channel. She has also presented … Read more


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Charity Awards shortlisted as a finalist for the 2017 Awards Awards

The finalists for the inaugural 2017 Awards Awards have been announced and we are delighted that The Charity Awards has been shortlisted in three categories! The awards in contention are: Best Awards Event by a Publisher – under 700 Attendees Best … Read more


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When we won a Charity Award I burst into tears

Entering the Charity Awards allowed Combat Stress to identify what it did well, says Karen Henderson. The Charity Awards is a huge part of the calendar for all organisations operating in the third sector – carrying enormous prestige and presenting … Read more


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As an immediate tangible result we were invited to put in an application to a new funder…

Michelle Emerson recalls Eureka!’s journey to winning the Charity Award for Arts, Culture and Heritage in 2016. Over 25 years of delivering fantastic experiences for children and families at Eureka! The National Children’s Museum, there have been many projects which … Read more


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Winning a Charity Award was a ‘timely injection of positivity’

The Boxing Academy won the Education and training category at the Charity Awards 2016. Its chief executive Anna Cain recalls the process and the feeling of winning. Out of the blue I received a letter from Civil Society Media inviting … Read more


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Winning a Charity Award helped us reach recognition beyond our sector

Vision for a Nation won the international aid and development category at the Charity Awards 2016, for its project delivering primary eyecare to the whole of Rwanda. Sebastian Ford reflects on the process and the impact. Frederic lost his wife … Read more


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Charity Awards 2017 is open for entries

The application window for the Charity Awards 2017 opens today. Since 2000, the Charity Awards has recognised excellence in the leadership and management of charities. The Awards provide a perfect opportunity for you to propel your charity’s work into the … Read more


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Trussell Trust chief executive challenges government at Charity Awards

The Trussell Trust’s chief executive challenged the government to do more to tackle poverty and reduce the growing reliance on foodbanks, when he accepted an award from the minister for civil society last week. David McAuley had been presented with … Read more


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Mark Goldring, winner of the Daniel Phelan Award for Outstanding Achievement 2016

Mark Goldring, chief executive of Oxfam GB, is the recipient of the 2016 Daniel Phelan Award for Outstanding Achievement in the sector. Tania Mason met him. Mark Goldring is no stranger to the Charity Awards podium. He was chair of … Read more