Philanthropy Impact

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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.
De Montfort University
Organisation

De Montfort University (DMU) is...

Expert opinion
Every one of us has experienced the joy of finding something where you least expect it. A couple of years back I was walking through the corridors of VidyaGyan with...
City Year UK
Organisation
City Year UK challenges young people to tackle educational inequality through a year of intensive volunteering in schools. It's a year for 18 to 25-year-olds, from all backgrounds, to support children growing up in some of the most disadvantaged areas of the country. Equally, it's also a year for our volunteers to realise their own aspirations.
Stonewall
Organisation

Stonewall is here to let all lesbian, gay, bi and trans people, here and abroad, know they're not alone.  We believe we're stronger united, so we partner with organisations that help us create real change for the better.  We...

Expert opinion
Growing up in Yorkshire and then Surrey in the ‘60s, I benefited from an excellent state-funded education that helped me get to Oxford University and into a successful career in...
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The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania recently announced a $10 million commitment from Wharton alum Anne Welsh McNulty, which will drive the expansion and global reach of the...
BRAC UK
Organisation

Founded in Bangladesh and now working in eleven countries, we are by some measures the largest non-governmental organisation in the world, an innovator in poverty eradication and a social enterprise offering sustainable...

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Results from a national online poll show that 56% of British full time workers would volunteer their skills to fight poverty in a developing country, if they had the support...
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Social investment bonds are presented as an innovative solution to the voluntary sector’s lack of capital. Why then do we have less than 50 SIBs operating across the whole world?

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