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Sainsbury Family Charitable Trusts and Longleigh Foundation appoint new directors

3 August 2018
Alliance magazine

The Sainsbury Family Charitable Trusts (SFCT) have announced the appointment of Robert Bell as its new Director. Rob succeeds Alan Bookbinder, who is leaving to become Master of Downing College, Cambridge. Rob will join SFCT towards the end of August 2018. Rob was previously at the Paul Hamlyn Foundation and the Carnegie UK Trust, and for the last 12 months has been Director of the London Emergencies Trust, a charity providing grants to support those …

Godfrey Mwindaare announced as second partner for Aavishkaar Africa Fund

31 July 2018
Alliance magazine

Aavishkaar Intellecap Group, has announced the appointment of Godfrey Mwindaare as the second partner for the Aavishkaar Africa Fund (AAF) which is a $150 million venture capital fund that would make high impact investments across East Africa and West Africa. Since its inception in 2007, Aavishkaar has raised six progressively larger funds with commitments aggregating to $300 million with investments across India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Indonesia. AAF will be the seventh fund managed by …

FSG announces new team to lead global social impact consulting firm

26 June 2018
Alliance magazine

FSG, one of the world’s most experienced social impact consulting firms has announced Lauren A. Smith, MD, MPH and Greg …

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Alliance announces new global philanthropy practitioners to its editorial advisory board

22 June 2018
Alliance magazine

Alliance magazine has welcomed six leading practitioners to its 30-strong global editorial advisory board. New members include Alliance Philanthropy Thinkers, …

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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 …

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

23 May 2018
Alliance magazine

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
Alliance magazine

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
Alliance magazine

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
Alliance magazine

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
Alliance magazine

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