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News Alliance magazine 20 September 2019

Ashden join climate strikes ahead of UN Summit

Ashden, the sustainable energy charity which is supported by the Ashden Trust, is putting its weight behind this weekend’s Global Climate Strike and the Car Free Day in London, as it prepares to attend the …

News Alliance magazine 20 September 2019

Nicholas A Tedesco appointed as NCFP’s new President and CEO

Nicholas A Tedesco, Senior Philanthropic Advisor of the philanthropy centre at J.P. Morgan private bank in New York, has been appointed President and CEO of the National Center for Family Philanthropy. Tedesco’s prior experience includes …

News Alliance magazine 19 September 2019

Al Ghurair Foundation announce grantees of £5.5 million Refugee Education Fund

The Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair Refugee Education Fund announced its grantees for their second round of funding, following the end of the inaugural round in 2018. Eight grantees were selected from Jordan, Lebanon and the …

News Alliance magazine 19 September 2019

Rockefeller Foundation forms new commission to end energy poverty

Rockefeller Foundation announced the launch of ‘The Global Commission to End Energy Poverty’ (GCEEP), to address the lack of access to electricity for almost a billion people across the world, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa. The …

News Alliance magazine 18 September 2019

Co-Impact releases handbook to guide current and potential partners

Co-Impact, the global collaborative for systems change, recently introduced a Handbook seeking to achieve three goals: the internal use of the Handbook as a shepherd of their work, usefulness to funders in encompassing Co-Impact’s contribution …

Conference Report Alliance magazine 17 September 2019

UKCF19: Empowering Communities Together

Alliance magazine is proud to have been a media partner at this year’s UK Community Foundations Conference in Glasgow, Scotland. We’d like to thank the following contributors: Fozia Irfan Bedforshire and Luton CF, Joe Crome Surrey CF, …

News Alliance magazine 17 September 2019

Register to attend the next Alliance Breakfast Club: #HumanRights

Alliance magazine will be hosting our next Breakfast Club in London at the Charities Aid Foundation to discuss human rights and philanthropy. This event will take place on Thursday 26 September 2019 at 08:30 GMT. The …

News Alliance magazine 14 September 2019

Recognition for Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust’s responsible investing

The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust (JRCT) has been named as one of the 47 global leaders recognised by the UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). The accolade recognises excellence in responsible investment and organisations that …

News Alliance magazine 12 September 2019

New online hub to help funders better support Native communities

Native Americans in Philanthropy and Candid have launched a first of its kind website, Investing in Native Communities, to encourage greater philanthropic funding and support to Native communities in the US. The free site, will …

News Alliance magazine 12 September 2019

South Asian Americans in philanthropy urge Gates Foundation to rescind award for Modi

South Asian Americans and allies in philanthropy have called on the Gates Foundation to withdraw their award for MP Narendra Modi, stating the decision to honour him amid heightened levels of violence, exclusion, and discrimination …