#IoFAwards

THE SHORTLIST

We are delighted to announce our shortlist of inspiring examples of fundraising from this past year.

Each year we receive nominations from truly remarkable fundraisers, giving our judges the hard task of finalising the shortlist. 

This year, we celebrate some truly amazing campaigns, achievements and partnerships.

From all of us at the Institute of Fundraising, congratulations on reaching this final stage and best of luck. We look forward to celebrating your achievements at the Awards ceremony on 2 July 2018.  

 

BEST BUSINESS-CHARITY PARTNERSHIP 

  • The British Heart Foundation, Diabetes UK and Tesco - The Tesco National Charity Partnership
  • British Red Cross and Co-op - Tackling loneliness and social isolation
  • Diabetes UK and Novo Nordisk  - Working together to revolutionise diabetes care
  • NSPCC and O2 - Online safety partnership
  • Scope and Virgin Media - Work with me

BEST INDIVIDUAL GIVING CAMPAIGN

  • English National Opera - The 2017 ENO Harewood Artists Match campaign
  • Freedom from Torture - Don't Disappear
  • ShelterBox - Christmas Campaign 2017, Christmas in a box
  • Terrence Higgins Trust - Be Proud. Be Sexy. Be Safe
  • Weldmar Hospicecare - Patient Comfort Appeal 

BEST USE OF DIGITAL 

  • The Big Give - Grenfell Tower
  • Cancer Research UK - Supporter Hub
  • Hope and Homes - End the Silence
  • Scope - Mindful Monsters 
  • St Basils - Donate your Homepage

BEST USE OF EVENTS

  • Battersea - Muddy Dog Challenge
  • Children's Hospital Birmingham - Big Sleuth
  • MS Society Scotland - Zipslide Zinger 
  • Renewable World - Earth, Wind and Tyre
  • Tesco / British Heart Foundation / Diabetes UK - The National Charity Partnership 

BEST LEGACY CAMPAIGN

  • British Lung Foundation - 'Every Moment' Legacy TV Advert
  • Centrepoint - My Dreams
  • Mind - Free Wills Month 2017
  • Save the Children - Legacy Pledger Stewardship Experience
  • Unicef - Nostalgia Integrated Campaign

MOST INNOVATIVE FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN

  • Aspire - Aspire Law
  • Scope - Mindful Monsters 
  • St Helena Hospice - A Bold Move

BEST DONOR EXPERIENCE

  • ActionAid UK - Child Sponsorship 
  • Innovista - 1,242 Thankyous 
  • Meningitis Research Foundation Student Team - Student Fundraising
  • Scope - Mindful Monsters 
  • SolarAid - Creating a culture to give a great supporter experience

BEST USE OF INSIGHT

  • Alzheimer’s Society
  • British Heart Foundation with Wood for Trees, Critical Research, and Roger Lawson Consulting
  • Children’s Society with Wood for Trees
  • Oxfam GB
  • Unicef with Open and 2CV

FUNDRAISING CHARITY OF THE YEAR - LARGE

  • Alzheimers Research UK 
  • The Brain Tumour Charity
  • International Rescue Commitee UK

FUNDRAISING CHARITY OF THE YEAR - SMALL

  • Beanstalk
  • Cure Leukaemia
  • RASASC Guildford Ltd
  • YoungMinds

MOST COMMITTED COMPANY TO THE SECTOR

  • Donorfy
  • Prospecting for Gold Ltd
  • Rapidata

BEST FUNDRAISING NEWCOMER

  • Andy King - East African Playgrounds
  • Catrina Laskey - East Anglian Air Ambulance
  • Giulia Vallocchia - Action Aid UK
  • Marta Jimenez-Varela - Shaftesbury Young People
  • Matthew Knox - FareShare

BEST VOLUNTEER FUNDRAISER

  • ActionAid Guersey Support Group - ActionAid
  • Alfie's Family - Alfie Bear's Journey Fund/The Brain Tumour Charity
  • Beth Baldwin - Diabetes UK
  • Edward Stevenson MBE - various charities
  • Lucy Trafford - Stroke Association

BEST YOUNG FUNDRAISER

  • Daisy Pearson - DEBRA
  • Emma Harris - Cheshire Down's Syndrome Support Group
  • Esmee Tegg-Clarke - St Nicholas Hospice Care
  • Joseph Cox - Socks for the Street with Bethany Christian Trust
  • Keira Arnold - Dr Kershaw's Hospice

 

THE GILL ASTARITA FUNDRAISER OF THE YEAR

Winner to be revealed on the night!

 

THE LIFETIME CONTRIBUTION AWARD

Winner to be revealed on the night!

Celebrate excellence at the Brewery on 2nd July

The Brewery

Best Business-Charity Partnership sponsor

Best Donor Experience sponsor

Most Innovative Fundraising Campaign sponsor

Gill Astarita Fundraiser of the Year sponsor

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