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Our Local Hero 2017 Champion is...

  • Local Hero 2017 has now come to an end. Thank you to everyone who participated in the campaign and a huge congratulations to those fundraisers who made it onto our leaderboard. The race was hard fought with participants jostling for position right until clock struck midnight on Monday 1st May.

    During the campaign 341 fundraisers raised £118k for 190 local charities and community groups from across the UK.

    We are delighted to announce that the winner of this year’s campaign is … 

    Adam Curtis

    Adam secured an impressive 261 unique sponsors, raising over £2000 for The Russell School plus an extra £1000 in prize money.

    £5,000 in prizes have been awarded to the causes supported by the top 20 fundraisers.

    A full list of our prize winners can be found on our leaderboard here. Participants have been ranked according to the number of unique online donors from whom they secured sponsorship throughout the month. 

    Once again, thank you all for making Local Hero 2017 such as success and remember, our next campaign, the Small Charities Week Match Fund, is just around the corner. 

    For advice on how to make the most of this campaign why not sign up to our webinars today!