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  • Winner - Insolvency team of the year

    Insolvency and Rescue Awards 2013

    CAP is proud to announce that our Insolvency Department is now award-winning. Against some stiff competition, the work of our Insolvency Department to help clients become debt free, has earned them the title of Insolvency Team of the Year. A great recognition for a team that provides a clean slate and a hopeful future to our clients.

  • Winner - Contribution to the Credit Industry

    CCR Credit Excellence Awards 2013

    CAP has won the Contribution to the Credit Industry Award at the CCR Credit Excellence Awards 2013. This award recognises CAP's work within the finance industry, promoting best practice and the most appropriate care for those who are poor, vulnerable or marginalised.


  • Winner - Best Leader

    The Sunday Times 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisations to Work For 2013

    For the 3rd time, John and Matt were awarded the Best Leader Award at the Sunday Times 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisations to Work For 2013. A great achievement and a testament to the phenomenal work they do on a daily basis to expand the work of CAP and help those struggling with debt and poverty in the UK.


  • Winner - Best Use of Events

    2012 Institute of Fundraising Awards

    CAP has won the title ‘Best Use of Events’ in the 2012 Institute of Fundraising National Awards, in recognition of our ‘15’ campaign last year. The campaign raised £1.2m, created phenomenal media coverage and included a visit to 10 Downing Street. 

  • Winner - Best Leader and Wellbeing Awards

    2012 The Sunday Times: Best Non-For-Profit to Work for

    We ranked third in the category of 'Best Not–For–Profit to Work For'. The title of 'Best Leader' was shared by John Kirkby and Matt Barlow, and we picked up a special award for staff wellbeing.

  • Winner - Debt Counsellor of the Year

    Credit Today Awards 2011

    CAP secured the title of 'Debt Counsellor of the Year' at the CreditToday national awards ceremony. Helen Baines, one of our Bradford head office team, accepted the award in recognition of her dedication in helping some of the most vulnerable people, and encouraging them to persevere with their debt repayment.
  • Winner - Best Leader Award

    2010 The Sunday Times: Best Small Company to Work For

    CAP won the 'Best Leader' award at the Sunday Times 'Best Small Companies' award ceremony, fighting off competition from 500 other companies.

  • Winner - First Place

    2009 The Sunday Times: Best Small Company to Work for

    CAP fought off stiff competition from nearly 1000 other companies to claim the 2009 award, becoming the first small company to win two years in a row since the Best Small Companies awards were launched.

  • Winner - First Place

    2008 The Sunday Times: Best Small Company to Work for

    The ‘Best Companies Awards’ have come to be recognised as the benchmark for all that is outstanding in terms of working environment.

  • Winner

    2007 Charity Times Awards: Best Charity to Work for

    The Charity Awards are national awards for all UK charities, which recognise leadership and professionalism.

  • Winner

    2006 Centre for Social Justice Awards

    The aim of the Centre for Social Justice Awards is to recognise, reward and celebrate organisations making exceptional contributions in meeting the needs of some of Britain’s most vulnerable people, and effectively tackling poverty at grassroots level.

  • Winner

    2006 UK Charity Awards: Best Charity to Work for

    The UK Charity Awards are one of the most celebrated awards in the charity calendar, recognising excellence in management and charitable activities. To have been the most successful charity on the night and receive such acclamation is, therefore, an incredible achievement.

  • Winner

    2006 Regional Business Awards: Customer Focus

    Acknowledged by The Chancellor of the Exchequer as the UK’s 'Business Oscars', The National Business Awards have been established to reward and recognise the importance of business excellence.

  • Highly Commended

    2005 Regional Business Awards: Best use of Technology

  • Winner

    2004 Barclaycard/Evening Gazette: Making a Difference Award

    CAP was named the winner of the 2004 'Making a Difference' Award.

  • Shortlisted

    2004 Beacon Prize: Creative Giving

    CAP was shortlisted for the 2004 'Beacon Prize' in the 'Creative Giving' category.

  • Winner

    2003 The Charity Awards: Research, Advice and Support

    CAP were named winner at the 2003 Charity Awards in recognition of their excellent research, advice and support.

  • Winner

    2000 Daily Express/British Gas: Tomorrow’s People Award

    CAP was named winner of the Tomorrow's People Award.

Our latest awards

2013 has been a great year at the awards for CAP! Starting strong with Matt and John winning Best Leader at the Sunday Times 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisations to Work For 2013, we went on to be the Winner of the Contribution to the Credit Industry Award 2013 at the CCR Credit Excellence Awards. Our Insolvency Department also received a great recognition at the Insolvency and Rescue Awards 2013, being named as Insolvency Team of the Year 2013.

We also ranked 3rd place in the Sunday Times Best 100 Not-For-Profit Organisations to Work For 2013 and were a Finalist in the Debt Counsellor of the Year 2013 category at the Credit Today Awards.


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