The 2018 Charity Retail Awards shortlist announced

The Charity Retail Awards judging is over and the shortlist for 2018 can be announced. As in previous years, the standard of entries was extremely high and we received a record number of nominations for this year’s awards.

Robin Osterley, Charity Retail Association CEO, said: “The Charity Retail Awards is a showcase for our members to tell the story of the fantastic work they do across the county and this year is no different.

“There was a truly varied range of entries, which exemplified the passion and innovation we see across the charity retail sector every day.”

This year’s awards, sponsored by charity retailer solutions provider Nisyst, is the biggest in the Charity Retail Association’s history. Finalists this year include: The Air Ambulance Service, Royal Trinity Hospice, and Severn Hospice for Outstanding Charity Retailer of the Year, The Children’s Trust, Emmaus, and Martin House for Charity Shop of the Year.

Delegates that attend this year’s conference will be eligible to vote online for the WOW! Factor Best Window and Best Interior Awards, both sponsored by packing experts, Monro.

The winners will receive their awards during the ceremony at the Colwick Hall Hotel in Nottingham on 25 June as part of the Charity Retail Association Conference and Exhibition, which takes place 24-26 June at the EMCC in Nottingham.

For ticket enquiries for both conference and awards night, please contact Events Manager, Alex Angelakis, on 020 7967 4080 or email

Download the full 2018 Charity Retail Awards shortlist (pdf format)