The Big Give

The Big Give has been promoting the benefits of matched giving in the UK for over 10 years and has raised over £100 million. Further details of the 2019 Christmas Challenge can be found here

The EQ Foundation has been a proud supporter since 2016 and this year has pledged £100,000 across the following charities:.

Best Beginnings

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Supported by 8 major donors

Spending: £1,051,911

Best Beginnings creates and disseminates engaging, evidence-based resources including the Baby Buddy phone app, From Bump to Breastfeeding DVD, Small ... more

Birth Companions

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Supported by 9 major donors

Spending: £435,514

We support women experiencing severe disadvantages in the period before, during and after the birth of their babies. We run groups and give one to ... more

Breadwinners Foundation

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Supported by 2 major donors

Spending: £92,439

Breadwinners is an ambitious grassroots charity set up in April 2016. Our aim is to support refugees through their first steps into entrepreneurship, ... more

Breaking Barriers

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Supported by 7 major donors

Spending: £1,030,108

Helping refugees living in the UK rebuild their lives through education, training and employment.

British Exploring Society

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Supported by 4 major donors

Spending: £1,824,146

British Exploring Society is an educational charity. We inspire young people from all backgrounds to unlock their potential through exploration on ... more

Charnwood 20:20

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Supported by 13 major donors

Spending: £1,121,040

Lifeskills Centres for disadvataged 11-24 year old NEETs - working to increase self belief and motivation, bring success in education, deliver work ... more

Excellent Development

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Supported by 2 major donors

Spending: £1,149,482

Excellent Development supports rural dryland communities to work their way out of poverty with dignity. Working with local partners, we support rural ... more

Justlife Foundation

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Supported by 10 major donors

Spending: £899,840

Justlife provides innovative, strategic and frontline responses to community needs, working specifically to raise aspirations for vulnerable adults. ... more

Mcr Cares

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Supported by 4 major donors

Spending: £205,384

A community network of young professionals and older neighbours hanging out and helping one another in a rapidly changing city. Through Social Clubs, ... more

Mybnk

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Supported by 9 major donors

Spending: £1,652,129

MyBnk work with young people to build the knowledge, skills and confidence to manage their money effectively and make enterprising choices throughout ... more

North London Cares

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Supported by 6 major donors

Spending: £480,614

A community network mobilising young professionals to volunteer to support their older neighbours with a little extra time, practical help, social ... more

Resurgo Trust

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Supported by 11 major donors

Spending: £2,247,741

The principal activities of the charity in 2018 related to Spear, a six week programme equipping unemployed 16-24 year olds to enter employment or ... more

South London Cares

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Supported by 7 major donors

Spending: £443,484

A community network mobilising young professionals to volunteer to support their older neighbours with a little extra time, practical help, social ... more

The Panathlon Foundation

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Supported by 4 major donors

Spending: £788,705

To promote the physical and personal development of young disabled people, through organising school sports competitions and by the provision of ... more