22nd Feb 18 Austin Clark
#GivingTuesday campaign coming to UK in 2014
#GivingTuesday, a global campaign encouraging people to give their time, money or voice to charity for one day will come to Britain on 2nd December 2014.
The UK campaign will be led by the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF), working closely with Blackbaud, the Cabinet Office, and a wide range of charities, companies and sector bodies, building on the enormous success of the campaign across the world.
John Low, Chief Executive of the Charities Aid Foundation, said: “We’re really excited to be bringing this amazing campaign, which has been such a runaway global success, to the UK. We hope that we can capture the imagination of the British public and permanently establish a day in the calendar to celebrate giving and the fantastic work charities are doing all over the country. But we need help – the help of charities, of businesses and of people everywhere to embrace the day, share our enthusiasm and get into the #GivingTuesday spirit.”
Follow the campaign on Twitter @givingtuesdayuk