Aims/priorities: Applications for the Christmas Challenge 2021 are open. The Christmas Challenge is a week-long match funding campaign that launches on Giving Tuesday, 30 November. Last year, the Christmas Challenge raised a record-breaking £20.1m for 764 charities. The median income of last year's participants was £500,000.
As well as accessing Champion funds, evidence shows that donors are more likely to give, and to give more in match funding campaigns. The Big Give also offers a free suite of resources, training and guidance for all participating charities.
Who can apply? You mist be a UK-registered charity with a Charity Commission number or tax-exempt status and annual income of at least £25,000 (as per last filed accounts)
Grant amount: Up to £25,000 of match funding is available per charity. There are millions of pounds of match funding available for a wide range of charities.
Application process: Register your interest on the funders website
Deadline: The deadline for applications is 2 July 2021, 5pm
Website address: www.thebiggive.org.uk/s/christmas-challenge