Tagged with: Awards 23 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Britain’s most admired charities announced Howard Lake | 4 December 2006 | News WaterAid is Britain’s most admired charity, as revealed in Third Sector magazine’s annual Charities Awards. Save the Children came second, followed by Samaritans.The charity magazine has held the poll for four years. It is voted on on over two rounds. In the first round Third Sector’s readers cast their votes and in the second round a group from the leaders of the 500 largest voluntary organisations vote.This year Samaritans did particularly well, rising from fifth in 2005 to third in the ‘most admired’ category and from ninth in the ‘most innovative’ charity category in 2005 to seventh in 2006. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Editor of Third Sector Stephen Cook said: “The results are fascinating pointers to the activities and qualities that are held in high esteem by people working in senior levels in the sector.” 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.