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Viewpoint: Talking cashless

If you believe the buzz, we’re closer than ever to a so-called cashless society. But what does this move mean for giving, and will it affect how, and how much, money can be raised for charities in the current climate?

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Viewpoint: Challenges for our sector in 2017

Whichever way your vote was cast in the EU Referendum last year, we can all appreciate that there is change and uncertainty ahead. This will be felt across retail, payments and tech – and of course charity, a sector that relies on the public feeling secure enough to give to others in need.

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Pennies on the high-street

We’re excited to have welcomed huge new names in UK retail, including Boots Opticians and Carphone Warehouse, to the Pennies movement over the past few months, meaning even more customers have the opportunity to ‘feel-good’ give. They join retailers such as Hobbycraft... read more

Work experience at Pennies: a week in the life

We’re forever grateful for the time, passion and commitment of our volunteers, and when we’re able to give something back to those volunteers, it feels even better. This week, we hosted Toby on work experience who, at the age of just 16, has been a brilliant addition to the Pennies team.

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Welcome to the new Pennies website

Please do take a look around at the inspiring work of the charities we have been able to support, through our partnerships with over 50 participating retailers, made possible by relationships with some truly innovative technology and payments companies.

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