Green Match Fund raises £1.7m to combat environmental threats

first_imgThe Green Match Fund ran from 22 to 29 April 2021. Successes include: A recent report by the Big Give found that 63% of environmental charities reported a decrease in income in 2020 because of Covid-19. According to the same report, one in five environmental charities were planning to reduce service delivery as a result.  856 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Environmental Earthshot Prize launches to find solutions to planet’s greatest issues (6 January 2020)Plastic bag levy raises £1.3m for Northern Ireland environment projects (10 September 2014)Institute of Fundraising launches environmental change guide for fundraisers (5 June 2020) AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Green Match Fund raises £1.7m to combat environmental threats Howard Lake | 30 April 2021 | News The money raised by The Green Match Fund will help the environmental sector at the end of a challenging year for many charities. And this at a time when we are in the midst of ecological collapse. Donations made to participating charities were matched by “Champion” funders, sourced by the Big Give and The Environmental Funders Network. 96% of all the match funds were utilised 106/112 charities hit their fundraising target Over 11,000 people from 59 different countries donated to the campaign, with an average donation of £74.  Celebrities, including Lorraine Kelly, Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and Kate Humble all got behind the campaign  More environmental funding Watch The Big Give The Big Give runs matched giving campaigns, most notably its annual Christmas campaign. These are short, usually week-long, campaigns in which donors’ money can be matched or doubled by ‘Champion’ funders that The Big Give secures. These can be individuals or grant-making bodies. So far it has raised over £156 million for charities. Advertisement Tagged with: environment matched giving The Big Give About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. The past week has seen the UK’s largest coordinated environmental fundraising campaign. The Green Match Fund aimed to raise over £1 million for 113 environmental charities and ended yesterday having raised ££1,760,769, including Gift Aid.last_img read more

Limerick Woman shortlisted for Image Businesswoman of the Year Award

first_imgFacebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter TAGSbusinessGillian HoranImage Businesswoman of the yearKeeping Limerick PostedlimerickLimerick PostThe Pudding Print Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Limerick Businesswoman and CEO of The Pudding, Gillian Horan has been shortlisted in the Image Businesswoman of the Year Awards.She is nominated for CEO of the Year in the 13th Annual Image Businesswoman of the Year Awards.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up On being nominated for the Image Businesswoman of the Year Awards Gillian said: “I’m delighted to be shortlisted for an Image Businesswoman of the Year Award.“It is recognition of not only the hard work I have put into establishing the company but it is recognition of the hard work by every team member that works with us and has worked with us over the years,” she said.The Pudding was established in 2015 and it is a creative and commercial branding company.The company has offices in Limerick, Dublin and London.Speaking about The Pudding Gillian said: “The Pudding believes that the proof is in The Pudding. We partner with our clients to achieve their goals and objectives. We truly believe that branding makes such an impact in business.“It also makes an impact for locations, experiences and much much more. When you have a strong brand, people believe in what you do and become loyal customers and followers,” she added. WhatsApp BusinessNewsLimerickLimerick Woman shortlisted for Image Businesswoman of the Year AwardBy Meghann Scully – November 19, 2019 2044 Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash center_img Email Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Linkedin Advertisement WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Previous articleNo privacy for dying in Newcastle West hospitalNext articleTwo men arrested following a pursuit in Limerick Meghann Scully Donal Ryan names Limerick Ladies Football team for League openerlast_img read more