Payroll Giving


The judging panel brings together a broad range of understanding of Payroll Giving from across different sectors. Huge thanks to all of our judges that give up their time to read all applications and then attend a central judging day to decide the winners.


Marcia joined the charity sector in 2000 as a Payroll Giving fundraiser and has never left! She has been responsible for Payroll Giving fundraising at several charities and is currently National Payroll Giving Operations Manager at Marie Curie. Chair of the Payroll Giving Special Interest Group, Marcia has a passion for Payroll Giving and runs twice-yearly introductory workshops with PGSIG colleagues for fundraisers new to Payroll Giving.


Panikos has spent most of his working life in the non-profit sector in a wide variety of roles. He currently works at CAFOD as the Learning and Development Manager and is also Chair of the APGO (Association of Payroll Giving Organisations). His voluntary work at present includes Music Heritage UK and GFSN (Gay Football Supporters Network). He looks forward to the day when payroll giving is no longer the poor relation of other forms of regular giving!


Ruby is a member of the Payroll Giving Special Interest Group. She has been in the charity sector her whole career and currently works at Age UK as Special Projects Direct Marketing Manager, where she looks after their Payroll Giving programme.


Jessica has been working in the Sector since 2006. Her experience in telephone fundraising sparked her interest and led her to a role as a sole fundraiser. Over the years Jessica has gradually moved to managing volunteer fundraisers. She maintains her passion for fundraising in her current role as Membership Communities Manager at Institute of Fundraising, where she supports the volunteers of the IoF Regional, National and Special Interest Groups.