Philanthropy Impact

Inspiring philanthropy and social investment across borders, sectors and causes

Members

Sussex Community Foundation
Organisation
Sussex Community Foundation supports local charities and community groups across East Sussex, West Sussex and Brighton and Hove.
Tate
Organisation
Tate first opened its doors to the public in 1897. Today it has four major sites and 70,000 artworks.
Tearfund
Organisation
Tearfund is a Christian relief and development agency working in some of the most vulnerable and fragile areas of the world, where people’s lives are frequently at risk from disease, climate change and natural disaster, and economic, social and political instabilities.  
 
We are committed to committed to eradicating poverty.  We do this by:
Responding to disasters  - ensuring communities affected by disasters receive life-saving assistance, recover quickly and are better equipped to face and respond to future hazards.
Developing communities - working sustainably and holistically with local churches and  communities to reduce poverty and build resilience.
Envisioning churches  - enabling the global church to address poverty and injustice.
Changing policies - changing unjust policies and practices of the powerful to deliver justice for poor communities.  
 
Working towards these outcomes, we focus on four thematic areas: water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH), livelihoods, food security, resilience.  Emerging areas of work for Tearfund are sexual and gender based violence, and conflict resolution and peacebuilding.  
 
We deliver our work through local partners, operational programmes, alliances such as the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) and Inspired Individuals (a programme to identify, support and resource social entrepreneurs with potential to transform the lives of millions living in poverty).
 
Tearfund is committed to reaching the most vulnerable and marginalised, selected on the basis of need alone, regardless of their race, religion or nationality. 
Organisation details
Contact details for this organisation
Telephone: 
020 8943 7818
Tees Valley Community Foundation
Organisation
Established in 1988 Tees Valley Community Foundation is one of several community foundations located across the UK that are dedicated to empowering local communities to address disadvantage and exclusion. The Foundation awards grants to the community and local people who are passionate about making a difference.
The Fermanagh Trust
Organisation
The Fermanagh Trust, Fermanagh's Community Foundation, is dedicated to creating a partnership of donors, non-profit making organisations and the community, to find solutions to the pressing community needs in Fermanagh.
The Gloucestershire Community Foundation
Organisation
The Gloucestershire Community Foundation is dedicated to funding community based action that improves the lives of Gloucestershire's most disadvantaged people.
The Greg Secker Foundation
Organisation
Founded in 2010, the Greg Secker Foundation is a not-for-profit organization committed to positively improving the quality of life of people around the world. Focusing on education, life skills and leadership initiatives, the foundation strives to equip communities with sustainability by providing the essential tools of success.
The Philanthropy Company
Organisation
The Philanthropy Company are leaders in philanthropy and fundraising. They advise charities on income growth and philanthropists on giving strategies.
The South Yorkshire Community Foundation
Organisation
The South Yorkshire Community Foundation raises funds from businesses, philanthropists, trusts and statutory bodies and using them to meet the needs of local people facing economic hardship and other barriers to aspiration.
The Staffordshire Community Foundation
Organisation
The Staffordshire Community Foundation is an independent charity dedicated to strengthening local communities and tackling issues of disadvantage and exclusion.
Thoughtful Philanthropy
Organisation

ThoughtfulPhilanthropy offers personalized, professional research to inform your charitable giving.

Thoughtful Philanthropy’s Director, Lauren Janus, works with individuals and couples to understand their passions and priorities for giving to charity. Using her background in the charity sector combined with an MBA, Lauren creates giving reports that help her clients understand the issues behind the causes they care about, and suggests impactful ways to donate.

From climate change to AIDS in Africa, Lauren will map out the players and highlight the strategies organizations are  following to solve the issue you care about. She’ll create an accessible, personalized report for you to take away and consider before deciding which group/s you will give to.

If you are thinking about an issue or cause you’d like to support–whether it’s the obesity epidemic or the endangered sand cat–but want to be really thoughtful in how you give your money away, please get in touch about becoming a client. I’d love to hear what issues you care about.

You can sign up for alerts from Lauren's regular blog, or follow her on Facebook or Twitter.

Organisation details
Contact details for this organisation
Contact name: 
Lauren Janus
Telephone: 
07547572585
Two Ridings Community Foundation
Organisation
Two Ridings Community Foundation aims to improve quality of life by inspiring, stimulating and facilitating philanthropy in North and East Yorkshire, York and Hull.
UK Community Foundations
Organisation

UK Community Foundations is a registered charity that leads a movement of community foundations committed to positive social change in the UK through the development of “community philanthropy”.

Organisation details
Contact details for this organisation
Address: 

UK Community Foundations, 12 Angel Gate, 320-326 City Road, London EC1V 2PT

Telephone: 
020 7713 9326
UNICEF
Organisation
UNICEF is the world's leading organisation working for children, working in over 190 countries.
University College London
Organisation
UCL (University College London) is London's leading multidisciplinary university, with 8000 staff and 25000 students.
University of Pennsylvania
Organisation
More than 250 years after its founding, the University of Pennsylvania continues to achieve excellence in research and education.
Urszula Swierczynska - Fundraising/philanthropy advisory
Organisation
Resource mobilisation consultant based in Milan, supporting organisations and individuals to grow their social impact ideas.
Veale Wasbrough Vizards
Organisation
Veale Wasbrough Vizards acts nationally for clients in education and charities, healthcare, private wealth, public and family owned business sectors.
VisionFund
Organisation

VisionFund is the world's largest Christian microfinance network, active in over 30 countries.  We offer small loans, savings, and insurance to families living in poverty, especially those in hard-to-reach, rural locations.  Almost half of our clients are small-holder farmers.  As part of World Vision, we build economic resilience in communities to help children grow-up with improved nutrition, healthcare and access to education.  This year we impacted the lives of over four million children, with nearly three-quarters of our loans going to women.

 

Organisation details
Contact details for this organisation
Contact name: 
Annalisa Plachesi
Address: 

5th Floor 11 Belgrave Road London...

Telephone: 
+44 207 821 8673
Voluntary Services Overseas
Organisation
VSO's work revolves around six development goals, linked to the priorities of their partner agencies overseas, international development targets and their distinctive areas of expertise – for example, in education or working with grassroots groups.

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