Stephen Hale of Refugee Action wins chief executive of the year at the Third Sector Awards

Stephen Hale of Refugee Action wins chief executive of the year at the Third Sector Awards

He was among a host of people and charities recognised at a black-tie dinner in central London

Third Sector Awards 2019: Communications Team of the Year - YoungMinds

Third Sector Awards 2019: Communications Team of the Year - YoungMinds

Awarded to the communications team that has worked effectively together to raise awareness of a particular campaign or the charity's overall work

Third Sector Awards 2019: Charity Chief Executive - Stephen Hale, Refugee Action

Third Sector Awards 2019: Charity Chief Executive - Stephen Hale, Refugee Action

Awarded to the chief executive who has made an outstanding contribution to his or her organisation, or the wider sector, over the past year

Third Sector Awards 2019: Big Impact Award - UNICEF and the Ethical Tea Partnership

Third Sector Awards 2019: Big Impact Award - UNICEF and the Ethical Tea Partnership

Awarded to a project that has had a substantial impact on national or international life

Third Sector Awards 2019: Fundraising Team of the Year - Clic Sargent

Third Sector Awards 2019: Fundraising Team of the Year - Clic Sargent

Awarded to a fundraising team that has worked effectively together to achieve or exceed its fundraising targets

Third Sector Awards 2019: Enterprise Award - Stonewall Equality

Third Sector Awards 2019: Enterprise Award - Stonewall Equality

Awarded to a social enterprise or charity that has significantly improved its income from its commercial activities in recent years

Third Sector Awards 2019: Volunteer Team of the Year - The Listening Place

Third Sector Awards 2019: Volunteer Team of the Year - The Listening Place

Awarded to the volunteer team that has had a significant impact on a charity or good cause over the past year

Third Sector Awards 2019: Finance Team of the Year - Sarcoma UK

Third Sector Awards 2019: Finance Team of the Year - Sarcoma UK

Awarded to the finance team that has displayed exceptional financial leadership by, for example, improving the charity's financial performance or by helping it to overcome significant challenges

Third Sector Awards 2019: Volunteer of the Year - Debbie White, Fight for Sight

Third Sector Awards 2019: Volunteer of the Year - Debbie White, Fight for Sight

Awarded to the volunteer who has displayed the greatest commitment and achievement to a charity or voluntary sector organisation over the past year

Third Sector Awards 2019: Charity of the Year - The Safer Living Foundation

Third Sector Awards 2019: Charity of the Year - The Safer Living Foundation

This prestigious award goes to the charity or voluntary sector organisation that has had a truly exceptional year and whose recent achievements have attracted the admiration of the sector

Third Sector Awards 2019: Fundraising Campaign - ActionAid UK for Not This Girl

Third Sector Awards 2019: Fundraising Campaign - ActionAid UK for Not This Girl

Awarded to a fundraising campaign that used an original or inspiring approach to secure donations

Third Sector Awards 2019: Best Use of Impact Reporting - Clic Sargent

Third Sector Awards 2019: Best Use of Impact Reporting - Clic Sargent

Awarded to the charity or social enterprise that has placed outcomes, rather than outputs, at the heart of its work and used impact reporting to bring about significant improvements to its beneficiaries

Third Sector Awards 2019: Brand development - Scope with The Team

Third Sector Awards 2019: Brand development - Scope with The Team

For the best new, changed or evolved brand

Third Sector Awards 2019: Corporate Partnership of the Year - Gloucestershire Gateway Trust with Westmorland

Third Sector Awards 2019: Corporate Partnership of the Year - Gloucestershire Gateway Trust with Westmorland

Awarded to a partnership between a charity, social enterprise or other kind of voluntary organisation and a business that has brought strong mutual benefits to both

Third Sector Awards 2019: Rising Chief Executive - Joel Davis, Tutors United

Third Sector Awards 2019: Rising Chief Executive - Joel Davis, Tutors United

For the chief executive who has made an outstanding contribution to their organisation, or the wider sector, during their first two years in post

Third Sector Awards 2019: Digital Innovation of the Year - stem4 for Calm Harm app

Third Sector Awards 2019: Digital Innovation of the Year - stem4 for Calm Harm app

Awarded to a charity or social enterprise that is pushing the boundaries of digital technology to reach supporters, donors, or beneficiaries

Third Sector Awards 2019: Fundraising Event - Alzheimer's Society and Alzheimer's Research UK for Dementia Revolution

Third Sector Awards 2019: Fundraising Event - Alzheimer's Society and Alzheimer's Research UK for Dementia Revolution

Awarded to a fundraising event that used an original or inspiring approach to secure donations

Third Sector Awards 2019: Best Charity Film - Hospice in the Weald for Precious Moments

Third Sector Awards 2019: Best Charity Film - Hospice in the Weald for Precious Moments

Awarded to a charity and/or agency that has produced the most inspiring awareness-raising or fundraising film of the year

Third Sector Awards 2019: Communications Agency Campaign of the Year - Spink and Orchid for Face up to Prostate Cancer

Third Sector Awards 2019: Communications Agency Campaign of the Year - Spink and Orchid for Face up to Prostate Cancer

Awarded to an agency that has helped to create a highly successful communications campaign for its client, or provided an exceptional level of support and advice

Third Sector Awards 2019: Celebrity Charity Champion - Scott Mitchell, Alzheimer's Society and Alzheimer's Research UK

Third Sector Awards 2019: Celebrity Charity Champion - Scott Mitchell, Alzheimer's Society and Alzheimer's Research UK

For the celebrity or celebrities that have shown genuine and productive support for their chosen charity or charities

Third Sector Awards 2019: Communications Campaign of the Year - Encephalitis Society for World Encephalitis Day 2019

Third Sector Awards 2019: Communications Campaign of the Year - Encephalitis Society for World Encephalitis Day 2019

Awarded to a charity for a highly successful, innovative or inspiring communications campaign

Third Sector Awards 2019: Marketing Campaign of the Year - Islamic Relief UK for Ramadan Campaign 2018

Third Sector Awards 2019: Marketing Campaign of the Year - Islamic Relief UK for Ramadan Campaign 2018

Awarded to a charity with the best marketing campaign. Examples might include the successful marketing of an organisation's products, services or membership programmes

Third Sector Awards 2019: Charity Partnership of the Year - Family Action with Magic Breakfast

Third Sector Awards 2019: Charity Partnership of the Year - Family Action with Magic Breakfast

Awarded to a partnership between two or more charities that has enabled the partners to more effectively deliver services to beneficiaries, reach new groups or reduce costs

Third Sector Awards 2019: Breakthrough of the Year - Carefree for Carefree, creating a sharing economy that gives carers a break

Third Sector Awards 2019: Breakthrough of the Year - Carefree for Carefree, creating a sharing economy that gives carers a break

This award is an opportunity to showcase something new or different. Areas could include supporter and/or donor engagement, extending the reach of the charity or introducing a new way of working

Third Sector Awards 2019: Small Charity, Big Achiever - The Children's Sleep Charity

Third Sector Awards 2019: Small Charity, Big Achiever - The Children's Sleep Charity

Awarded to an organisation with an income of less than £500,000 a year that has made a significant impact with its work