Employers with a 2009 Payroll Giving Quality Mark Award
are encouraged to submit an entry to the National Payroll
Giving Awards sponsored by Payroll Giving in Action, which
showcases the best examples of UK employers’ Payroll
This year sees two new Award categories, celebrating the
best ‘Public Sector Employer’ and ‘Third
Sector Employer’ recognising these two sectors commitment
to Payroll Giving.
The closing date for Award submissions is 10th July 2009.
The Awards, introduced in the 20th year of Payroll Giving,
are an Institute of Fundraising initiative.
Funded by government, the Awards are administered by the
Payroll Giving Centre.
Lee Grant, tax-effective giving roject manager at the Institute
of Fundraising, said: “Payroll Giving is an important
source of income for charities, and last year raised £109million
for good causes. The National Payroll Giving Awards help
us to recognise those employers who have gone the extra
mile, particularly during this period of economic turbulence,
in providing innovative and successful Payroll Giving schemes
to their employees.
“We welcome applications from all business sectors,
and this autumn will be presenting the winners with their
awards at a high profile ceremony at HM Treasury.”
For more information about the Award Categories, and how
to submit your nomination, visit: www.pgxawards.org.uk