Charities

THE CHARITY AWARDS 2017

Your success in the spotlight

WHAT ARE THE CHARITY AWARDS?

The Charity Awards are an annual awards programme, run by Civil Society Media, to recognise and reward those organisations doing exceptional work in all areas of charitable activity.

We celebrated the achievement of charities at a glittering awards ceremony on Thursday 8 June at the Pavilion, Tower of London.

MEET THE WINNERS

As proud sponsor, we'd like to congratulate all the exceptional charities who won an award this year and to our finalists. The difference that charities make to our society is truly inspirational and we were proud to celebrate this achievement.

So who took centre-stage?

Award category Winner
Arts, culture and heritage
Create

Campaigning and advocacy National AIDS Trust

Children and youth

The Lullaby Trust

Disability
  
Aspire

Education and training
  
The Clink Charity
Award category Winner
Environment and conservation   
FareShare
 
Grantmaking and funding East End Community Foundation

Healthcare and medical research

Prospect Hospice

International aid and development

Pump Aid
Social care, advice and support
Smart Works

HOW DO I APPLY FOR NEXT YEAR?

The excitement surrounding this year’s annual awards is a reflection of the exceptional work that charities do.

If you would like to put your charity's hard work in the spotlight, be sure to enter The Charity Awards 2018. Entries open from December 2017.  

Follow us on Twitter and we'll keep you posted when entries open.

I NEED SOME INSPIRATION

This year's charities were judged by an independent panel of charity leaders as having demonstrated outstanding best practice which other organisations can learn from.

If you want to get your charity involved in The Charity Awards 2018, here are some inspirational hints and tips from the experts to help you with your award applications.

Does your charity meet the Hallmarks of Excellence?

Leadership, people development, planning... just three of the many Hallmarks of Excellence used by judges to award charities.

Find out more about the Hallmarks of Excellence

Do you have a story to tell?

If you look back proudly on what your charity achieved, why not apply for the Charity Awards?

Read our Charity Secret Weapons series

What kind of charity leader are you?

Charities need good leadership to make sure they achieve their purpose. Take our quiz to find out your leadership style.

Take the quiz now

The Charity Awards 2017

CELEBRATE SUCCESS

Keep up to date with all the latest news

Visit The Charity Awards website

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