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Shipping magnate and philanthropist Sammy Ofer has donated £20m to towards the creation of a major new wing at the National Maritime Museum (NMM), the 'heart' of the Maritime Greenwich World Heritage...

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Many more women are becoming involved in philanthropy, yet their generosity and commitment are going unrecognised.   The first comprehensive report on women and philanthropy in the UK has found that...

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The Northern Rock Foundation has announced a £4m increase on last year's cautious spending plans, creating a new budget of £11m for 2008.

As part of the Northern Rock bank’s nationalisation...

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May 6th - LSO St Lukes, 161 Old Street, London EC1V 9NG

Entitled 'Good Deals', this event is intended to "reflect the Government's position at the forefront of innovative policy development and...

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The Tata Group, best known in the UK for having bought British brand icons Jaguar and Land Rover, also has a long-standing tradition of philanthropy and capital socialism.

The company is...

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The Charity Commission must aim to encourage a giving culture, a recent report on the commission’s new general duty on charitable giving, has stated.

The authors of the report, The Commission’s...

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As many an active philanthropist, and their recipients, will tell you, giving truly is the path to lasting happiness.

Supporting many a traditional value of looking after thy neighbour, new research...

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The first comprehensive implementation guide available to ensure the effective launch of a Mission-Related Investing (MRI) programme and its integration with existing policies and processes has been published by Rockefeller...

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David Hardie, senior corporate partner of law firm Dundas & Wilson, will join charity funder Inspiring Scotland as head of venture philanthropy.

David, who has been with Dundas & Wilson for...

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A feasibility study into a 'social stock exchange' where ethical investors can trade shares in worthy enterprises, was announced at the 2008 Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship annual conference...

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