Throughout #UKCharityWeek 2020 there will be many charity awareness and fundraising events taking place up, and down the country, we have taken the opportunity to compile a brief list of the official daily activities/themes for #UKCharityWeek 2020.
We invite everyone to get involved and raise plenty of money for their respective UK-registered causes while having some fun!
Keep up the great work all of you, and thank you for your continued support of the campaign!
MONDAY - Celebration of Charity
7th December 2020 – Celebration of Charity – The first day of the week will be a celebration of all things charity; this is your opportunity to shout about your causes vital work.
You can do this in whatever format you wish, be that holding an event at your premises, or just setting a series of social media posts to talk about your charity, volunteers and supporters throughout the day. Remember to use the correct hashtag! #UKCharityWeek
TUESDAY - Charity Sector Annual Review & Report 2020
8th December 2020 – Charity Sector Annual Review & Report 2020 – After a challenging year for the sector following the international coronavirus pandemic, the report will look at the lessons learned and steps needed to safeguard the immediate and longterm futures of UK charities.
WEDNESDAY - Charity BIG Bake
9th December 2020 – The Charity BIG Bake – One of the favourites here at #UKCharityWeek HQ! Maybe you fancy yourself as the next Mary Berry? Or, are you the queen of the Victoria Sponge or the king of the Black Forest Gâteau? If so, it’s time to grease your cake tins and pull on your oven mitts, because the #UKCharityWeek Charity Big Bake is back!
Whether you’re an amateur or a seasoned show-stopper, you can have a great time hosting your own #UKCharityWeek Charity Big Bake to raise money for your Official Partner Charity. Getting started could not be easier with our recipes and guidance at hand, so you can be sure to make your #UKCharityWeek Charity Big Bake event a great success!
Share your pictures on social media using the hashtags #UKCharityWeek #CharityBIGBake on your posts.
THURSDAY - Volunteers Day
10th December 2020 – Volunteers’ Day – #UKCharityWeek Volunteers’ Day is back! Could you bring together a few friends or colleagues to give a bit of time to a local charity? #UKCharityWeek will be encouraging people to volunteer throughout the day to help one of our Official Partner Charities.
Our Volunteers Day is also an excellent opportunity for volunteers, and volunteer organisations to raise awareness and understanding of the contribution they make to their communities.
Please remember to share pictures of your own local heroes and use the two hashtags #UKCharityWeek #VolunteersDay on your posts.
FRIDAY - UK Charity Week's Christmas Jumper Day
11th December 2020 – UK Charity Week’s Christmas Jumper Day – The hugely-popular #UKCharityWeek Christmas Jumper Day is back again this year on Friday 11th December 2020.
Ask your family, friends, school or colleagues to don their favourite festive knits and donate to your chosen #UKCharityWeek Official Partner Charity.
The Christmas Jumper Days raise thousands of pounds up and down the country every year – let’s see what we can all achieve for 2020!
Again, share your fun pictures on social media using the two hashtags #UKCharityWeek #ChristmasJumperDay on your posts.
SATURDAY - Charity Today Awards' Annual Showcase
12th December 2020 – Charity Today Awards’ Annual Showcase – #UKCharityWeek in association with the Charity Today Awards 2020 will spend the day showcasing all the finalists’ successful year despite the challenges faced by the coronavirus.
SUNDAY - Fundraising Day
13th December 2020 – Fundraising Day – Our Official Partners will be highlighting their fundraising stories from 2020 for their respective causes.