It's been a year like no other. But when the world needed a little more kindness, you showed up and made that happen. Thank you for making a difference to the charities and people who needed us most this year.
Here's a massive thank you for all the amazing things you have achieved this year, making 2020 one to truly remember.
Donations made through JustGiving to wonderful causes in 2020
JustGiving fundraising pages set up
for amazing people and charities
Not only did Sir Captain Tom raise
32 million for the NHS
He went on to inspire
People to start their own fundraising page
Tony had been learning to walk on his new legs with crutches. After seeing Captain Tom on TV, he decided to start his own fundraiser for the hospital who have treated him throughout his life.
Inspired by the 2.6 challenge, Patricia who suffers from Rheumatoid Arthritis took on a challenge to save charities. During lockdown she did 26 laps of her front path.
£180 MILLION RAISED
To combat the impact of Coronavirus:
Since March over 18,927 pages have been created to combat the impact of Coronavirus. From supporting the NHS, charities, food banks and local communities, we at JustGiving were humbled by your incredible community spirit and support
This professional workshop set up their work space to produce protective face shields for workers at risk in the NHS, emergency services, care homes, GP surgeries and more.
The NHS have saved Daisy’s life on multiple occasions. So she decided to raise money for NHS Charities Together as a token of her appreciation for everything they have done for her and the entire nation.
We saw people go above and beyond to make sure our NHS heroes were supported throughout the pandemic. From sending pizza to hospitals, helping create PPE for staff, to raising money for support and mental health, your support has been fantastic
1,410 PEOPLE SUPPORTED BLM
The Black Lives Matter movement has seen people supporting charities
and individuals taking action to create a fairer and more just society
Black Rooted raised £3,000 for The Young Readers project to fund books that help diversify children's reading, include BAME characters and affirm identity. Donations go towards books, literature workshops and events
As a direct response to the BLM movement, Hajra set up this Crowdfunding page to help raise money for banners and flags as well as PPE to be distributed in protests. As well as to be distributed to BLM UK.
Pages created to support food banks to help
your local community and those in need
These legends didn't let lockdown stop them from raising money for people, great causes and charities they care about. See some of their inspiring, wonderful and sometimes wacky ways of raising money.
There's lots to celebrate from 2020 and we want to say a HUGE thank you to everyone who made a difference and here's to making 2021 even better!
Happy New Year from everyone at JustGiving