The Christmas Challenge is the UK's biggest online match funding campaign. It launches on #GivingTuesday (30 November 2021) and brings together hundreds of charities in one high profile campaign to raise millions of pounds for amazing causes.
The Christmas Challenge gives your donors the chance to double their donations as you raise vital funds for your work. This year, it will run from 12pm on Tuesday 30 November to 12pm on Tuesday 7 December (2021). Last year, the Christmas Challenge raised a record-breaking £20.1 million for 764 charities.
To apply for Christmas Challenge 2021:
Up to £25,000 of match funding is available per charity. There are millions of pounds of match funding available for a wide range of charities and causes.
As well as accessing Champion funds, evidence shows that donors are more likely to give and to give more in match funding campaigns. The Big Give also offers a free suite of resources, training and guidance for all participating charities.
The deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 2 July 2021. For more information, the eligibilty criteria and to apply visit The Big Give Christmas Challenge website.