And the winners of the Tech4Good Awards 2013 are…

The winners of Tech4Good Awards 2013 are:

Accessibility Award 2013

sponsored by AbilityNet and BATA

Barclays Bank

Barclays has installed over 3,500 accessible ATMs and introduced Hi Vis Debit Cards

Website Link to Barclays Accessibility Services.

BT Get IT Together Award 2013

sponsored by BT

Cosmic

Tackling digital exclusion by working with communities, individuals and businesses in South West England for over 20 years Websites Link to Cosmic. 

Community Impact Award 2013

sponsored by Camelot and UK online centres

Self Help Services

Self-help group in Manchester using innovative IT solutions to help people with mental health issues.
Website link to Self Help Services. 

Digital Giving Award 2013

sponsored by NFP Tweetup

The Big Give

Not-for-profit platform for charities to fundraise online in innovative ways and helps donors to give intelligently.
Website link for the Big Give. 

Digital Skills Award 2013

sponsored by Barclaycard

Code Club

After-school clubs for 9-11 years with volunteers teaching kids the forgotten art of computer programming.
Website link for Code Club.

Grow Your Charity Online Award 2013

sponsored by Media Trust and Microsoft

The Prospects Trust at Snakehall Farm

A social enterprise farm that has used Facebook to reach new people and raise funds.
Website link to Tilly Tractors Facebook Profile
Website link to Prospects Trust at Snakehall Farm

IT Volunteer of the Year Award 2013

sponsored by IT4Communities and Microlink

David Bennoson

Has been a tech volunteer at RNIB for over 40 years

Local Digital Champions Awards 2013

sponsored by Go ON UK

Norman Hunter

An inspirational tutor helping people from disadvantaged parts of Merseyside get online for the first time

Tech4Good People’s Award 2013

sponsored by Brandwatch

My Home Helper

An information system to help dementia sufferers stay healthy and keep in touch with family and friends

Tech4Good Youth Award 2013

sponsored by BT, Amey, Fujitsu and Installation Technology

Insight/Mexborough School

The team is creating an app to help visually impaired people navigate using their smartphone

Tech4Good Special Award 2013

Dame Stephanie Shirley

An inspirational IT entrepreneur who is now one of the UK’s most generous philanthropists


Congratulations to all our winners and all the other finalists.

The winners were announced by Mariella Frostrup at a Ceremony in London – pictures and more news to follow but you can check the whole thing on this great Storify post from Rachel Beer of NFP Tweetup who is one of the judges.

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