ITV Fundraiser of the Year

2021 Winner Mark Ormrod Royal Marine was the first triple amputee to survive an IED blast in Afghanistan, defying medics to walk again, then raising huge amounts to help others. Mark was on patrol in Helmand Province on Christmas Eve in 2007, when he was blown up by a Taliban improvised explosive device. He lost […]

TSB Community Heroes

2021 Winner Rebecca Carless and Jamie McCallum The pair’s viral video featuring children with Down syndrome led to a charity and inspirational global movement challenging negative perceptions In March 2018, a Carpool Karaoke-style film of 50 mums and their children with Down syndrome singing and signing along in Makaton to the song A Thousand Years […]

Child of Courage

2021 Winner Harmonie-Rose Allen, 7 Quadruple amputee given a 10% chance of survival as a toddler has inspired the nation with her courage and unbreakable spirit. Harmonie-Rose was 10 months old, and had recently taken her first steps, when she started coughing and struggling for breath. Doctors twice allowed her home from A&E, but the […]

Green Champion

2021 Winner Amy and Ella Meek Campaigning sisters set up a kids charity to help fight the global scourge of plastic pollution. Amy, 18, and Ella, 16, are the founders of youth social action group Kids Against Plastic, which is now a registered charity. It calls for action against plastic pollution and encourages individuals, schools […]

Good Morning Britain Young Fundraiser of the Year

2021 Winner Hughie Higginson and Freddie Xavi Best pals have raised more than £200,000 after Hughie was diagnosed with Leukaemia and Freddie vowed to help him thank his doctors and nurses. Hughie, 11 was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia last September and began three and a half years of treatment at the Royal Manchester Children’s […]

This Morning Emergency Services Award

2021 Winner Stephen Wharton On-call firefighter risked his life to dive to the rescue of a teenager who had been submerged in icy waters for more than 20 minutes. Kacper Krauze, 13, had been attempting to swim across the River Eden in Appleby-in-Westmorland in February 2019. The weather was unseasonably warm, but the icy water […]