There is only one week left to enter this year’s Business Charity Awards, which recognise the outstanding contribution made by UK businesses to charities and social enterprises.
The extended deadline to enter this year’s awards is the end of the day on Thursday 21 January.
This year’s awards include a range of new categories, covering even more industries. The awards are open to entries from both businesses and charities.
New categories include:
Charity Partnership (Health & Pharmaceuticals)
Charity Partnership (Consumer Goods/Food & Beverage)
Charity Partnership (Travel & Hospitality)
Marketing Initiative of the Year
Project of the Year
Consortium Award (awarded to a partnership between a group of charities and businesses).
The awards also recognise the contribution individuals and teams in the business community make to the charity sector. Categories include:
Business Charity Champion
CSR Team of the Year.
The winners will be announced at a gala dinner at the Park Plaza hotel in London on 20 April.
The awards will form part of Fundraising Week, a series of events taking place on London’s South Bank between 19 and 21 April, designed to inspire and educate those working in charity fundraising and celebrate their role.
Entries cost between £250 and £400 plus VAT, depending on the size of the organisation, plus a late entry fee of £60.
The entry deadline was extended from 7 January and all entries submitted between 8 and 21 January are subject to the late fee.