Celebrating Impact: Launch of the 5th Annual Pennies Awards

We are thrilled to launch the 5th Pennies Annual Awards, celebrating the incredible contributions of our partners and supporters in driving the micro-donation movement forward.
Alison Hutchinson presents The Pennies Awards at Pennies Autumn Celebration 2022

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Published 26 June, 2024

We are delighted to announce the launch of the 5th Annual Pennies Awards. Since its inception, the Pennies Awards have recognised the exceptional efforts of our partners and supporters in advancing the micro-donation movement.

This year, you can nominate a company or individual you believe has helped drive the micro-donation movement forward. This opens up opportunities for even more impactful stories to be shared and celebrated.

This Year’s Categories

The Pennies Awards 2024 will showcase five key categories, each highlighting different aspects of the outstanding work of our partners:

Merchant Impact Award

Recognising a merchant partner that has enabled significant growth in micro-donations as a result of specific actions, driving increased consumer donations in their business and unlocking increased measurable impact for their charity partners.

Innovation in Technology Award

Recognising a technology partner who has led significant technology innovation in their partnership with Pennies, to enable the unlocking of more donation opportunities and creation of greater charitable impact.

Partnership Breakthrough Award

Recognising any partner who has helped to rapidly accelerate growth in the micro-donation movement over the past 12 months.

Unsung Hero Award

Recognising an individual or team in the broader Pennies family who has gone above and beyond to accelerate or support the Pennies micro-donation movement.

Outstanding Achievement Award

Recognising an organisation which has made an outstanding contribution to Pennies and the micro-donation movement resulting in significant positive outcomes.

Unsung Hero Award Winner 2023 – Steph Kershaw

Why Enter the Pennies Awards?

Participating in Pennies Awards offers several benefits:

Recognition: Receive well-deserved recognition for your dedication and contributions towards advancing micro-donations.

Inspiration: Share your journey and successes, inspiring others within the micro-donation movement to innovate and drive positive change.

Networking: You can connect with people and groups who share your passion for using micro-donations to help support charities across the UK and internationally.

Motivation: Reflect on what you’ve achieved so far and set new goals for the future, using your experience to keep making a positive impact through micro-donations.

Social Impact Award Winner 2023 – The Entertainer

How to Enter

Entering the Pennies Awards is simple. Follow the link below to submit your nomination, highlighting achievements, innovations, and the impact you or your nominated company or individual has made. This is your chance to share your story and inspire others to make a difference through micro-donations.

Ready to nominate?

Join Us in Celebrating Impact

As we launch the 5th Annual Pennies Awards, we eagerly anticipate hearing your stories and celebrating your successes. Your contributions play a vital role in making the micro-donation movement a powerful force for good. Together, let’s continue to make a difference, one penny at a time.

Stay tuned for more updates and information. We look forward to receiving your entries and honouring the incredible work of Pennies partners and supporters.

If you have any questions, please email awards@pennies.org.uk.

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