This category is open to charities, social enterprises and not-for-profit organisations, whose purpose is to create social value, in order to make a difference to residents in the borough.

The award will recognise organisations that have made, and continue to make  contributions that are changing the future of their communities for the better. It will also take into consideration how the organisation may have pivoted during the pandemic.

Judges will be looking for:

  • Evidence that the charity/social enterprise/not-for-profit organisation is sustainable.
  • Evidence of how you have provided your services during the pandemic and provided extra support to the community
  • Clearly outlined social and diversity goals and objectives for the medium to long term.
  • Evidence of community benefit and impact made in the borough

Please note that entrants will need to be a registered charity or social enterprise.

Nominations are now closed.

Judging for this category will take place 7th March, 2:30pm – 4:00pm.

Best Charity/Social Enterprise 2024


Home Community Cafe – Meg Fry

Waste Not Want Not Battersea – Hadas Hagos

World Heart Beat Music Academy – Sahana Gero MBE

Best Charity/Social Enterprise 2023


Winner: Bounce Theatre – Louise Pendry

Runner-Up: Link UP London – Kim Perlow

Highly Commended: Business Launchpad – Felicia Mattis-Rome and Estate Art Ltd – Lynne Capocciama