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Digital Skills Award

ICT and digital skills are fundamental for everyday living. Most people couldn’t function without computers or the internet;...

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Maureen Johnston

IT Volunteer of the Year Award

In 2013, Maureen offered a few days of her spare time to help the newly established charity, The Silver Line with their national launch...

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John Crich

IT Volunteer of the Year Award

John Crich is a volunteer Digital Champion with Time to Get Online, a digital inclusion project that pairs tech-savvy volunteers with...

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Allan Robson

IT Volunteer of the Year Award

A volunteer with AbilityNet for the past five years, Allan Robson helps older people use technology to change their lives. With a...

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BT Young Pioneer Award

30,000 people die each week in Sub-Saharan Africa from drinking unsafe water, despite billions of pounds having gone into installing...

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Community Impact Award

There are 80,000 sex workers in the UK who are disproportionately at risk of violent crime, and historically less likely to report...

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Community Impact Award

Every night, there is an estimated 3,569 people sleeping on the streets, with new rough sleepers are arriving daily. Supporting homeless...

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BT MyDonate Award

Playmob is a single platform that makes fundraising simple for game developers and brands, whilst raising awareness for their chosen...

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AbilityNet Accessibility Award

Sight loss can lead to isolation, poverty and depression. Almost half of the estimated 2 million visually impaired people living in...

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Monoma – switches that build social and learning skills

AbilityNet Accessibility Award

Designed by assistive technology company Filisia, Monoma use gaming and sensory technology to engage people with special education...