Philanthropy Impact

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Philanthropy Impact Magazine

Spring 2013

Philanthropy Impact Magazine

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Welcome to the first issue of Philanthropy Impact Magazine, a quarterly publication. At its core will be robust thought leadership that we hope will be informative, challenge and promote discussion.

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We are excited to have Michael Green as our guest editor. In this issue Michael considers the UK Budget 2013, looking at what the sector can learn from UK Budget...
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I am delighted to be the Guest Editor of Philanthropy Impact Magazine because it contains one of my favourite words. No, not 'philanthropy' but 'Impact'. My interest in philanthropy stems...
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On 20 th March George Osborne will be wielding the battered red briefcase again on the steps of 11 Downing Street. Last year’s announcement of a cap on tax relief...
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With the birth of Philanthropy Impact, a new chapter in the development of professional philanthropy advice in the UK opens. It is timely then to consider how far we can...
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Mr. X came to see us on a grey day in London to set out his philanthropic vision for supporting the next generation of philanthropists in Britain. Some of his...
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For some time I have been funding a project in Uganda. As part of a community development project my foundation has been funding the building of a number of boreholes...
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The ‘hashtag’ is a way to give your tweet a theme, so we looked through some of the most ‘retweeted’ articles on #philanthropy to give you a flavour of what...
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Early action – building a fence at the top of the cliff rather than running an ambulance at the bottom seems like an eminently smart approach to public policy. You’ll...
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1. The number of foundations in Germany has doubled since 1990. According to the German Association of Foundations (( www.stiftungen.org ) there were 19,551 registered foundations in Germany in December...
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There are many myths and assumptions about Indian philanthropy, generally starting with the fact that there is not enough of it and not enough that is strategic and developmental. However...
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“Our goal is to create a really big base of support and then ramp them up the engagement scale”, explains Alnoor Ladha, a partner in Purpose.com, probably the hottest online...
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The UK charitable sector [1] is economically significant, ranking in the top half of all UK productive sectors in terms of gross income and expenditure, balance sheet assets under management,...
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