Charities which marked International Day of Charity We’re gearing up for round 2 of our #NewBeginnings fund – supporting amazing local groups which help #refugees settle in the UK!— UK Community Foundations (@UKCF_tweets) September 5, 2016 The Directory of Social Change used the opportunity to promote its campaign to secure a refund from the government for the Lottery funding borrowed from charities for the London 2012 Olympics:What could be achieved by next #InternationalDayofCharity if we got a #BigLotteryRefund? https://t.co/aJx7FhMejK pic.twitter.com/ndOM7hYayE— Big Lottery Refund (@BigLotteryRfnd) September 5, 2016 Feeling charitable? Support us by donating your unwanted stuff! #InternationalDayofCharity https://t.co/Xpy8qp46bT pic.twitter.com/uszNC4aHE4— BHF (@TheBHF) September 5, 2016 Make a difference on #InternationalDayofCharity and support young cancer patients: https://t.co/0F6dRpsagp #CCAM pic.twitter.com/r9qVdFuWW3— CLIC Sargent (@CLIC_Sargent) September 5, 2016 AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis12 123 total views, 1 views today It’s #InternationalDayofCharity! A heartfelt thank you to every single one of our supporters! pic.twitter.com/vhOxKT9Dyx— Barnardo’s (@barnardos) September 5, 2016 It’s #InternationalDayofCharity! Thanks to the people helping us tackle poverty around the ? https://t.co/bvHoDPJZ3s pic.twitter.com/zlyHO02wPW— CAFOD (@CAFOD) September 5, 2016 On #InternationalDayofCharity we would like to thank everyone who volunteers & fundraises for us, helping us to reach & support more carers— Carers UK (@CarersUK) September 5, 2016 124 total views, 2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis12 Thank you to our supporters who help fund research our scientists do #InternationalDayofCharity #mondaymotivation pic.twitter.com/fSx3EZErIp— Genesis Research Trust (@GenesisTrustUK) September 5, 2016 Today was the fourth annual International Day of Charity, set up by the United Nations to promote the work of charities and of the individuals and organisations that support them financially and by volunteering.Here are some of the charities we spotted marking the day.The majority of them have taken the opportunity to thank donors and volunteers. Others promoted upcoming fundraising events, or invited people to donate today.Some, like Barnardo’s, chose humour with an animated GIF. Random acts of kindness are inspiring us on #InternationalDayofCharity https://t.co/FgNrnzFwNT— The Salvation Army (@salvationarmyuk) September 5, 2016 Howard Lake | 5 September 2016 | News On #InternationalDayofCharity we’d like to thank our amazing supporters. We couldn’t do what we do without you! pic.twitter.com/tosTvNbc6n— Oxfam (@oxfamgb) September 5, 2016 Today is #InternationalDayofCharity! Throughout the day we will be celebrating how we support cancer patients in Scotland. #charity— BeatsonCancerCharity (@Beatson_Charity) September 5, 2016 This #InternationalDayofCharity, we’d like to thank all our supporters! [GIF: Scope staff run up to camera with ?s] pic.twitter.com/Mz0s2q3AMw— Scope (@scope) September 5, 2016 About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.