Excellence Awards

Celebrating employers' dedication to tax-free giving.

Designed to showcase Payroll Giving successes, innovations and commitment across UK businesses, these Government endorsed awards take place every year and are free to enter.

How to enter

Nominations can come from any size organisation and individuals who have inspired engagement in Payroll Giving over the last 12 months. They are free to enter and entry opens late Spring

Find out more and apply >

It could be you

Twenty one winners took home a trophy at last year's event. The Entertainer took top prize for Best Overall Campaign with The Royal Mail singled out for special recognition with a Lifetime Achievement Award

See all the winners here >

Six ways to boost your scheme
  • Promote it | Payslips, posters, emails, flyers, letters, postcards, screensavers. We can help. Check out our promotional material for inspiration >

  • Get social | Host an event, presentation or team social, perhaps on payday

  • Add impact | Team up with a charity or good cause, invite them in, make it real

  • Share success | Keep your people posted about how much they're raising. Aim to achieve a Quality Mark and apply for an Excellence Award

  • Match fund it | Agree to match donations, adding more value to the cause and employee buy in

  • Get on board | Get your top team on board, lead by example and include it as part of induction

Over the last 30 years Payroll Giving has been a hugely important way for people to support causes they care about, raising millions and millions of pounds for charities in the most tax effective way. We know that Payroll Giving can grow and grow

Peter Lewis | CEO, Institute of Fundraising
Celebrate your Payroll Giving success

Discover more and apply >

Our clients

Here's just some of the great people we're working with to support their charitable giving