Now in its 19th year, the Charity Awards is Civil Society Media's annual awards programme identifies, recognises and rewards those organisations doing exceptional work in all areas of charitable activity.
The Charity Awards was hosted by the Reverand Richard Coles. Coles is a Radio 4 broadcaster, writer and Church of England priest, best known for his recent appearance on Strictly Come Dancing and previously for having been one half of the 1980s band The Communards.
Shortlised charities included an archaeological app to map the history of Britain's coastline, a scheme which helps teenage victims of gangs to escape their lifestyle, and a project to reimagine the care system in Scotland.
Find all the coverage from The Charity Awards 2018 below, or find out more information about the awards on its website.