Barclaycard has supported Apps for Good since 2011, becoming a headline sponsor of the 2012, 2013 and 2014 Apps for Good Awards. For 2014/2015, Barclaycard will continue powering the Saving, Spending & Giving category as well as adopting 20 Apps for Good schools within disadvantaged communities.
Barclaycard, part of Barclays Bank PLC, is a leading global payment business that helps consumers, retailers and businesses to make and take payments flexibly, and to access short-term credit and point of sale finance. The company is a pioneer of new forms of payments and is at the forefront of developing viable contactless and mobile payment schemes for today and cutting edge forms of payment for the future. Barclaycard also partners with a wide range of organisations across the globe to offer their customers or members payment options and credit. As part of Barclays' Citizenship strategy, we are focused on building the next generation of achievers through our 5 Million Young Futures goal. This is a commitment to invest £250m in programmes focused on supporting five million young people develop the enterprise, employability and financial skills they need to achieve their goals and become financially independent.