With the deadline for the National Fundraising Awards only a week away, this year’s judges were asked for the one thing they most want to see in the entries to the awards. Read their answers below
Winning a National Fundraising Award has given me renewed focus, confidence and drive to achieve even more
Suzie Rees won the Fundraiser of the Year award at last year’s National Fundraising Awards. She explains how winning the award felt like external validation for both herself and East African Playgrounds, the charity she works for.
Helen Maguire won the Rising Star award at last year’s National Fundraising Awards. She explains what winning the award meant to her, and how winning has impacted her career.
The National Youth Orchestra won the award for Best Supporter Experience at the National Fundraising Awards. As part of our Awards Showcase Nicolette Shaw, Development Director at the charity, explains what led up to this win.
Manchester Foundation Trust Charity won Fundraising Charity of the Year at the National Fundraising Awards. As part of our Awards Showcase, Sarah Naismith, Director of the charity, explains how they received a 100% increase in fundraising income and went on to win the much coveted award.
St Helena Hospice won Most Innovative Fundraising Campaign at last year's National Fundraising Awards. Sally Thomas, Lottery Marketing Manager at the charity, explains the process that led them to be receive recognition for their fundraising lottery.
Andy King was the winner of the Best Fundraising Newcomer award at the National Fundraising Awards last year. He explains how things have changed for him since his win, and the opportunities and confidence it brought him.