In Britain there are more than 187,000 registered charities – all worthy to get some attention and the chance to tell their story. Below are the charities that Bing has been highlighting as part of a long-term campaign in which the British public nominated the charities they would like to see featured on the Bing homepage. Please check them out and be sure to watch the charity videos by clicking on the images.
- Help Your Britain
- Shooting Star CHASE
Shooting Star CHASE is the children’s hospice supporting over 600 families in the South East.
- Air Ambulance
The Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance helps sick and injured people in South East England and surrounding areas by providing a Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS).
- All Dogs Matter
All Dogs Matter focuses on rescuing and re-homing dogs in and around London. They also work with local authorities to help teach responsible dog ownership and raise awareness about animal welfare.
- British Hen Welfare Trust
The British Hen Welfare Trust, is a national charity that re-homes commercial laying hens, educates the public on how to make a difference to Hen Welfare and encourages support for the British egg industry.
- Bite Back
Bite-Back is a marine conservation organisation with a mission to halt the trade and consumption of vulnerable fish species. They also promote sustainable fishing, protect ocean habitats and inspire worldwide respect for the marine environment.
- Brent Lodge
Brent Lodge Bird and Wildlife Trust is a voluntary organisation, dedicated to the treatment, rehabilitation and release of injured birds and mammals.
- Chawton House Library
With unique collection of early women’s writing, Chawton House Library focuses on promoting the study and research of women’s writing. They also protect and conserve the Elizabethan house and grounds and maintaining a rural English working manor farm.
- Gardening Leave
Started in 2007, Gardening Leave was started up to improve the mental and physical wellbeing of Serving and Ex-Service personnel using Horticultural Therapy. The Charity has since grown and is now building projects of this kind throughout the UK.
- Jubilee Sailing Trust
The Jubilee Sailing Trust is a registered charity whose mission is to promote the integration of people of all physical abilities through the challenge and adventure of sailing tall ships on the open sea.
KartForce, founded by Dave Player, is set up to get injured troops into the exciting world of Motorsport through Karting.
- Life Cycle UK
Life Cycle inspires, educates, equips and connects like-minded people with the knowledge and confidence to make cycling part of their everyday lives, reaping the benefits of physical exercise and using it as a practical means of transport.
Lifelites started out in 1999 and seeks to provide education and entertainments' technology for children in hospices across England, Wales and Scotland serving around 5000 children and their families.
- Living Rainforest
The Living rainforest is home to 700 species of animals and plants, and is operated and run by the Trust for sustainable living. Their mission is to educate and further the understanding of sustainable living in the UK and abroad.
- Magic Breakfast
Magic Breakfast ensures that poverty stricken children get the fuel they need to start their school day in the right way by equipping more than 50% of U.K schools with free healthy school meals.
- The Pluto Appeal
This charity wishes to purchase a major piece of equipment for the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, to enable surgeons to perform intricate surgery on Babies and Children.
- Retired Greyhound Trust
Founded in 1975, this is a national charity, dedicated to finding loving homes for retired greyhounds.
- Scrapstores UK
ScrapstoresUK support the reuse of resources for community benefit through the diversion of clean, reusable scrap waste materials from businesses.
- User Voice
User Voice focuses on Criminal Justice and associated services. It is led by ex-offenders whose mission it is to bring about reforms and reduce offending by fostering dialogue between those with criminal justice experience and the system itself.
Wilton Music Hall is a production house who works closely with a selection of Associate Artists.