Comic Relief

Helping a U.K. charity raise millions of pounds to eradicate poverty

About Comic Relief

Comic Relief is a U.K.-based charitable organization whose mission is to use comedy and laughter to help rid the world of poverty. The organization is best known for Red Nose Day, a biannual day of fundraising anchored by a night of comedy and entertainment on the BBC. Between Red Nose Day and its other charitable endeavors, Comic Relief has raised more than a billion pounds over the last 25 years to help the poor and needy.