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Alliance magazine is now crowdfunding on GlobalGiving – Help us reach our target!

4 December 2019
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Philanthropy is growing but it needs critical friends to keep challenging the field to serve with maximum impact and accountability. We want to ask hard questions of philanthropy which it can’t or won’t ask if left to its own devices. Such as: Who manage the investments which make philanthropy possible? How much are foundation investment managers paid? How do these investments relate to grant making? We want to find out the answers to these and …

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ViiV Healthcare & Coalition for Children Affected by AIDS award grants to support children and adolescents affected by HIV

30 November 2019
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ViiV Healthcare’s Positive Action and the Coalition for Children Affected by AIDS announced this week that they have awarded $40,000 in grants to eights dedicated to helping children and adolescents affected by HIV. Each winner of the ‘Reaching All Children Challenge’ has received $5,000 to produce either a scientific article or a case study that documents how the use of social protection supports HIV testing, treatment, and care for children in low or middle-income countries.  ‘Millions of children …

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Gerry Salole to retire as chief executive of European Foundation Centre

30 November 2019
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The European Foundation Centre (EFC) has announced that its chief executive, Dr Gerry Salole, will retire in 2020 after leading …

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New community foundation report reveals over 250% rise in homelessness in region of UK

28 November 2019
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A new report, published today by Sussex Community Foundation, shows a steep rise in homelessness and insecure housing across Sussex. …

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World Heart Beat Music Academy wins Achates individual philanthropy award

26 November 2019
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The 2019 Achates individual philanthropy prize winner is Nick Thomlinson with the World Heart Beat Music Academy, founded by Sahana …

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Four foundations announce $20 million funding to women’s organisations

25 November 2019
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Four private U.S. foundations announced combined funding of $20 million to women’s organisations to strengthen human rights and finances for …

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Fund for Global Human Rights and Just Labs partner to create practical advice for Human Rights Groups

18 November 2019
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The Fund for Global Human Rights and Just Labs have partnered to create a document that seeks to provide guidance …

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Knight Foundation grants $3.5 million to advance research on internet governance and policy

16 November 2019
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The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation proposed $3.5 million for research on technology policy and debates in the …

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TOMORROW: Free Alliance, WINGS and CAF webinar on the World Giving Index

13 November 2019
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Registration closes tonight for our free Alliance, WINGS and CAF webinar on the World Giving Index! Join us and share your perspective …

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China Foundation Center launches new research initiative

9 November 2019
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The China Foundation Center recently launched the China Philanthropy Big Data Research Institute (CPBDRI), in Beijing, to extend its work …

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Russia-Europe leadership exchange takes place during EFC 30th anniversary week

8 November 2019
Alliance magazine

The first edition of the new Philanthropic Leadership Platform took place this week as part of the European Foundation Centre’s (EFC) …