We are thrilled to hear that our client Stoll has achieved a grant of £90k from the Henry Smith Charity for the critical Health and Wellbeing programme which works to support veterans with a multitude of practical skills.
Discussion centred on a question posed by Caroline Underwood, CEO of the Philanthropy Company: how do we close the gap between an exponential increase in charitable causes and the respectively slower increase in donors? It was certainly food for thought as over the course of lunch each table set about to tease out answers to share with the group before coffee.
Working with a wide range of clients, we have identified the ‘top 10 success factors for philanthropy
Lorna Somers, Development Director at McMaster University, Ontario, Canada, is an inspiration. She was recently in the UK doing a one-day seminar for Deans and Senior Academics, with CASE Europe, which we were pleased to have sponsored.
What a great thing for CASE Europe to invite a major donor to talk to a room full of academics and fundraisers in its Seminar for deans and Senior Academics, sponsored by the Philanthropy Company. Dr Rory Brooks CBE is the founder of an investment firm, MML capital. He and his wife, Elizabeth, have funded the Brooks World Poverty Institute at the University of Manchester.