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TODAY is the CLOSING DATE for nominations for Olga Alexeeva Memorial Prize

19 January 2018
Alliance magazine

The closing date for nominations for the Third Olga Alexeeva Memorial Prize is Friday 19 January, so today is the last chance to nominate someone. The prize will be awarded to an individual ‘who has demonstrated remarkable leadership, creativity and results in developing philanthropy for progressive social change in an emerging market country or countries’. Does this sound like someone you know? This is your chance to draw attention to the work of someone who …

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New cohort for Council on Foundation’s diversity initiative announced

17 January 2018
Andrew Milner

The US Council on Foundations (CoF) has announced the 2018 Cohort for its Career Pathways Development Program, a year-long leadership preparation programme whose purpose is to increase the number of candidates from diverse backgrounds in leadership positions in philanthropy. The cohort for the coming year comprises 24 fellows from a broad spread of US philanthropic organisations which include community foundations and corporate citizenship programmes as well as those from larger players such as the Gates …

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Regulation is handicapping philanthropy’s work in Europe, say sector bodies

16 January 2018
Andrew Milner and Charles Keidan

European foundations are spending more than €60 billion annually, yet their contribution is being hindered by ‘discriminating’ regulations. That’s the …

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JUST THREE DAYS TO GO for nominations for Olga Alexeeva Memorial Prize

16 January 2018
Alliance magazine

The closing date for nominations for the Third Olga Alexeeva Memorial Prize is Friday 19 January, so just three days …

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Local community organisations: support them or lose them, warns major UK funder

15 January 2018
Andrew Milner and Charles Keidan

Small community organisations, which provide vital services in local areas, risk closure without more support from philanthropy. That’s the view …