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On Tuesday the 2nd of December 2014, Localgiving, the leading support network for local charities, took part in the UK’s first ever #GivingTuesday. As founding partner, Localgiving launched its Triple...
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Real or Fake: Luxury Brand Corporate Philanthropy by Catherine Walker I love the Gucci brand. So much so that I have a rather bad fake Gucci watch to prove it...
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Today, LocalGiving.com launched its Grow Your Tenner 2013 match fund campaign and announced a new partnership with Sky Media.

The Grow Your Tenner 2013 campaign turns £500,000 from the UK...

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It is my belief that the present chaotic economic situation could lead to a change of direction politically as dramatic as happened in 1906 (Lloyd George), 1944 (Beveridge) and 1979...
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UK giving may not be growing, but the number of ideas dreamt up to make people give more, or better, seems to be increasing. One method that has been around...
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If philanthropy is to grow and thrive, it needs vigorous international debate. That has been the guiding principle of ‘Philanthropy Impact Magazine’ since we launched earlier this year. We are...
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The £55m matched fund scheme announced by the DCMS to a packed Whitechapel Gallery this week (July 9th) that calls on private donors to help secure the future of the...

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Philanthropist Alec Reed helped raise £50,000 for Asia-Pacific emergency appeals this week through a matched funding scheme that doubled £25,000 of donations made on theBigGive.org.uk.

Three naturals disasters in...

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A $50m (£35m) matched fund to encourage giving has been set up for Oxford University by an IT entrepreneur, despite the financial downturn.

Dr James Martin will match donations of at...

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Two online giving websites have launched Christmas voucher schemes.

GlobalGiving UK enables supporters to send online gift certificates while The Big Give...

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