What We’re Up To

Reflecting on our first year of running the awards with the Garfield Weston Foundation

20 January, 2015

When the Garfield Weston Foundation approached us about working together to launch a brand new award for charities we knew it was a great idea, but we never expected the response…

The Weston Charity Awards expand to help more charities across the North

20 January, 2015

The Weston Charity Awards, launched last year in partnership between Pilotlight and the Garfield Weston Foundation, are to expand in 2015 to help small charities across the North of…

Pilotlight and HYCC featured on BBC Look North

13 January, 2015

Pilotlight and Horden Youth and Community Centre, one of the six 2014 Weston Charity Awards winners, were featured on BBC Look North on December 19, 2014.  

The Pilotlight Effect

To date Pilotlight has provided £11m in services to more than 400 charities, improving over 3.6m lives in the UK.

One year after working with Pilotlight, charities achieve average income growth of 20% and increase the number of disadvantaged people they help by 41%.

After their year with Pilotlight 100% of charity CEOs felt they had improved in analysis and planning. 

We're excited about working with the Garfield Weston Foundation to support #volsec in North England via @CharityTimes bit.ly/1546WCq