Five small charities with annual incomes of below £1 million have won this year's Guardian Charity Awards.
The winners were Theodora Children's Trust, The Shilbottle Skills Centre, Friends of the Earth Scotland, No Panic, and Ace of Clubs. Each received a payment of £5,000 and they will also be given a free Web site designed by smartchange.org.
The Phone Room Ltd., the Oxford-based telephone fundraising and marketing agency for the charity sector, has won one of the two top awards for European Call Centre of the Year at the European Call Centre Awards held at the Birmingham Hilton Metropole.
Three hundred and fifty call centres across Europe competed for the Awards, run by Call Centre Focus magazine.
The National Trust's campaign for Tyntesfield has won the Fundraising Campaign of the Year Award at The UK Charity Awards.
The National Trust's campaign elicited support from government bodies such as National Heritage Memorial Fund, the Heritage Lottery Fund and the public to raise a remarkable £24m in just 8 weeks to save the Victorian country estate of Tyntesfield near Bristol.