Getting Started

You can download our PDF guide, containing all the information you’ll need to get started with City Giving day.


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Full Guide 


Page 3
Message from Alderman Peter Estlin, The Rt Hon The Lord Mayor of the City of London

Page 4
What is City Giving Day?

Page 5
Why get involved

Pages 6-9
City Giving Day 2018 highlights

Pages 10-21
How to get involved

Pages 22-25
City Giving Day organised events

Pages 26-29
Celebrating on and off line

Pages 30-33
How we'll support you

Pages 34-37
Key dates, Useful organisations, FAQs

Pages 38-41
The Lord Mayor's Appeal and Lord Mayor's Appeal charities

Pages 42-44
Other Lord Mayor's Appeal initiatives, list of companies that took part in 2018


All companies that register for City Giving Day will receive a participants’ materials pack which includes:
20 x branded biodegradable balloons*
1 x “Proud to support” certificate

* Helium for our balloons can be purchased from Amazon and Argos.


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Next Steps

  • Get

    With your support, we can make an unprecedented change to help one million people thrive.

    Your donation will make a lifetime of difference

    How to Donate

  • City Giving Day The opportunity to engage with employees, recruit volunteers, have fun, raise money and showcase charity partners/charitable giving.
  • Corporate Partnerships Join the Lord Mayor's Appeal as a Corporate Partner and together we will work to create 'A Better City for All'.