Charity Virtual

Event Awards

Celebrating the power of virtual events.


Nominations are now closed for the inaugural Charity Virtual Event Awards.

Over 200 charities have been nominated for their amazing online fundraising events and we look forward to hearing who the winners are on October 27th 2020.

Book your FREE place to attend the awards and join us online (of course) to celebrate the power of virtual events.

2020 Categories

Best Innovation in Virtual Events

The charity campaigns that used virtual in creative, fresh-thinking, and innovative ways.

Best Virtual Fundraising Event

The online fundraisers that stood out from the crowd for their success and creativity,

Best Virtual Pivot

The pre-COVID plans that were swiftly and effectively turned virtual.

Best Stewardship

The online stewardship that showed authenticity, donor love, and connection in a physically disconnected world.

People’s Choice

The online events or campaigns that YOU love. Tell us who they are and what they did.

Why enter?

2020 has seen the charity sector respond and grow in ways and speed that were previously unthought-of. Surely that should be celebrated?

And we’re not leaving out pre-COVID trailblazers. All virtual events from the last twelve months (since May 2019) are eligible.

There are €1,000 cash-prizes for each category winner (donation to the winning charity) and an annual Fundraising Everywhere Membership for each winning team.

Meet the Judges.

This year’s expert judges have been chosen for their work and epic fundraising strategy, virtual event, stewardship and money raising brilliance.

Elizabeth (Liz) Ngonzi – Founder/ Exec Director: The International Social Impact Institute at Hunter College

Ken Burnett – Trustee: SOFII and I Wish I’d Thought of That

Sally Falvey – Head of Corporate Marketing, Blackbaud/JustGiving

Camille St-Omer Donaldson – Supporter Experience Lead, British Red Cross

Alice Ferris – Founding Partner, GoalBusters

Submissions are now closed. Good luck to all nominees!