Following the success of the #BigThankYou at BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2014, Join In and BBC Get Inspired embarked on recruiting 10,000 volunteers into community sport the following year – the #BigHelpOut. Launched with Eddie Izzard on BBC Breakfast↑ and Tanni Grey-Thompson on BBC One’s The One Show (see below), we built on … Continue reading Join In – The #BigHelpOut
With a year until the Rio 2016 Olympics, Join In looked back over the three years since launch. One highlight was the #BigThankYou as part of the BBC Sports Personality of the Year – watch the film below to see how we came to trend worldwide on Twitter. A single-page timeline was also developed for print … Continue reading Join In – 2012-2015 film & infographic
Join In launched our ‘Run It’ campaign in 2015 to get more volunteers into the fastest growing sport in the UK.
With the support of Join In’s Dave Moorcroft (a former 5,000m world champion) and Jo Pavey (10,000m European champion) we used assets across channels to create a buzz and entice people to lend a hand.