Best use of the telephone in fundraising: Medecins Sans Frontiers for its Sudan Appeal Donor Conversion, working with Personal Fundraising Partnership.Best direct marketing campaign – donor development: Intermediate Technology Development Group for its Drought-defying Water Power Appeal, working with Whitewater.Most effective corporate fundraising campaign: Mencap and Transco for the Transco/Mencap Safety Charity Challenge.Best use of events in fundraisingL Kirkwood Hospice for its Millennium Madness.Best use of payroll giving: NCH for its in-house payroll giving.Best direct marketing campaign – donor recruitment: Concern for its Lifesaving Lunch, working with Whitewater.Professional fundraiser of the year: Richard Turner of FARM-Africa.Volunteer fundraiser of the year: Michelle Lewis, aged 18, who has raised over £1 million for various charities over the past 10 years.Lifetime achievement in fundraising: Ian Ventham, Royal National Lifeboat Institute. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis 16 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The winners of the 2001 ICFM and Professional Fundraising Magazine awards have been announced.The Awards seek to recognise excellence in fundraising. This year the judges were looking for evidence of best practice and innovation. The winners are:Regional or local campaign of the year: Big Issue in the North, for its Christmas Appeal 2000. Advertisement Winners of ICFM Professional Fundraising Awards Howard Lake | 30 July 2001 | News 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.