Winners of North East Charity Awards 2016

The winners of the North East Charity Awards were announced at a glittering ceremony on 6th October 2016, with over 400 guests attending. The winners and runners up are as follows:

Outstanding Charity Support – by large companies

Winner - Elddis Transport
Cummins Ltd

Outstanding Charity Support – by small to medium-sized companies

Winner - SOS Group Ltd
Potts Print UK Ltd
Darlington Building Society

Individual Charity Supporter of the Year 

Winner - Angela Conway
Ivan Hollingsworth

Uniquely North East Award

Winner - The Percy Hedley Foundation
Daft as a Brush 
Cancer Patient Care
The People’s Kitchen

Outstanding Social Enterprise

Winner - Food Nation
Shared Interest Society
Northern Rights CIC

Charity Leader of the Year  

Winner - Des Bustard  – The Percy Hedley Foundation  
Mandy Taylor - Streetwise Young People’s Project
Nida Muzaffar - Peace of Mind

Champion Volunteer of the Year

Winner - Allison White
Joanna Dailey
Harry Mercer

Young Charity Champion of the Year

Winner - Harriotte Lane
Benjamin, Jonathan & Matthew Maley
Bobbi Potts

Philanthropy Award

Winner - Jonathan Ruffer
Tony & Anne Platten
Graham Wylie

Small Charity of the Year

Winner - Open Clasp Theatre Company
STAMP Revisited
North East Circus Development Trust (Circus Central)

NE Charity of the Year

Winner - Children North East
Changing Lives  (The Cyrenians)
St Oswald’s Hospice

View photos of the winners and runners-up from the ceremony.