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Alliance announces global philanthropy practitioners to its editorial advisory board

22 June 2018
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Alliance magazine has welcomed six leading practitioners to its 30-strong global editorial advisory board. New members include Alliance Philanthropy Thinkers, Filiz Bikmen, a founding director of Esas Sosyal, a family fund based in Turkey and Krystian Seibert, an Industry Fellow at the Centre for Social Impact at Swinburne University in Australia and former director of policy at Philanthropy Australia. They are joined by Philo Alto, founder of Asia Value Advisors in Hong Kong, Laurence Lien, …

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Governance changes at the EFC following 2018 Annual General Assembly

14 June 2018
Alliance magazine

The Annual General Assembly of Members took place on Thursday 31 May in Brussels as part of the 29th EFC Conference, with several key changes approved to the EFC governance. Katherine Watson (European Cultural Foundation) is thanked by her fellow members following her retirement and steps down as Vice President from the Management Committee Klaus Wehmeier (Körber-Stiftung) becomes Vice-President Vesna Bajšanski-Agić (Mozaik Foundation) joins the Management Committee New members of the Governing Council King Baudouin …

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Council on Foundations announces new vice president of diversity, equity, and inclusion

23 May 2018
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The Council on Foundations has named Ruth LaToison Ifill as its new Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. She …

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Longleigh Foundation appoint Cristina Andreatta as director

29 March 2018
Alliance magazine

Cristina Andreatta has joined the Longleigh Foundation as director with strategic responsibility for developing their grant-funding programme and expanding their work across England. …

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Renee Kaplan appointed as The Philanthropy Workshop’s new CEO

10 March 2018
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Renee Kaplan has been appointed the new CEO of The Philanthropy Workshop, an elite donor education and networking body for …

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Ford’s Hilary Pennington appointed executive vice president for programs

9 February 2018
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As of mid-January, Hilary Pennington has assumed the role of executive vice president for programs at the Ford Foundation, a …

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First permanent appointee to Mott Foundation Chair on Community Foundations

25 January 2018
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Dr Laurie Paarlberg is to become the first permanent holder of the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation Chair on Community Foundations …

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Darin McKeever named CEO of the William Davidson Foundation

23 December 2017
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From the 1 January 2018, Darin McKeever, will succeed Jonathan Aaron as President and CEO of the US-based William Davidson …

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Patrick Gaspard appointed President of Open Society Foundations

21 December 2017
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A former US ambassador to South Africa, is to succeed Chris Stone as President of the Open Society Foundations (OSF), …

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ECF looking to appoint new managing director

29 November 2017
Alliance magazine

Following the announcement of the retirement of the current managing director, Katherine Watson, the European Cultural Foundation (ECF) are now …

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Adessium Foundation appoint new Director of Programs

22 October 2017
Alliance magazine

The Netherlands based Adessium Foundation have recently made some changes to their professional team. Beginning on 1 October, Saskia van den …