Match-fund campaign for children affected by Coronavirus

The Childhood Trust provides funds and additional support to charities participating in its match funding campaigns with the Big Give. You can find out more about their annual match funding campaigns on the website

In light of the Coronavirus and its inevitable impacts on vulnerable children and young people across London, The Childhood Trust is launching the Champions for Children campaign to raise unrestricted funds for charities working with children whose lives have been impacted by the pandemic. 



Champions for Children is open for applications from all charities that meet the following criteria:

Charities working with vulnerable children and young people based in London

Charities with at least one set of accounts showing on the Charity Commission

Charities with over £25,000 income as per their last financial accounts 

Total funds to be raised in the campaign must be between £4,000 and £100,000. 

How to apply

If you wish to apply, please register on the Big Give website and click on the link to the Champions for Children campaign. If you have already registered on the Big Give site, you just need to login to your account. 

If you have any questions about the Big Give platform, please email the Big Give directly on


The Childhood Trust