Our Annual Review 2010/11 highlights just a handful of stories from charity professionals , community activists and young people who we have worked with over the year. Their voices, and those of the beneficiaries of their work, take centre stage and tell the story of our impact more powerfully than anyone else.
Find out how:
6683 charities, communities and young people were supported by 1335 media professionals who volunteered across the UK
9894 stories from charities and communities were distributed to newsrooms across the UK by our free Community Newswire service
4.4m television viewers throughout the UK watched Community Channel. An increase of 83% from last year.
Our 2009/10 Annual Review is a testament to the impact we’ve had on individuals and communities from around the country over the year. Read stories directly from those we’ve worked with about how we’ve made a positive impact on their organisations and those lives of the people that their organisations support.
Find out how:
2,016 charity professionals were trained in marketing and communications skills
3,664 organisations used our Community Newswire service, our Press Association partnership, an increase on 52% last year
Over the year our BARB (Broadcaster’s Audience Research Board) three minute reach was 2.44 million
Download the Media Trust Annual Review 2009-2010 (PDF, 7.2Mb)
More than 3,600 charity professionals trained in marketing and communications skills through our training & events programme.
Community Newswire, our partnership with the Press Association, was used by over 2,000 organisations during the year, including 756 for the first time.
We made more than 750 'matches' between charitable organisations and volunteer media/communications experts, exceeding our target by over 15%.
Our Annual Review 2007/08 includes some of the best stories from the thousands of charities and voluntary sector organisations we worked with throughout the year.
'Bringing the media industry and charities together'
The 2006-2007 Annual Review gives details of Media Trust activities and performance from 1 April 2006 to 31 March 2007.
'Highlights of the year'
The 2005-2006 Annual Review gives details of Media Trust activities and performance from 1 April 2005 to 31 March 2006.
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