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In its first co-investment, the Private Equity Foundation (PEF) has joined forces with private equity firm Cinven to give follow-on funding to PEF portfolio charity...

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The Big Give raised £3m in two hours on Monday for its five-day match funding campaign that aims to raise £6m for UK charities.

The ‘Double...

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Cumbria Community Foundation has announced that the Cumbria Flood Recovery Fund topped £1m last week.

The announcement came following confirmation from the Francis C Scott Charitable...

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Philanthropy is failing to make a significant contribution to combating climate change, finds the latest report in an annual series, published this week by the Environmental Funders...

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HRH The Prince of Wales presented his five Medals for Arts Philanthropy this week at a ceremony hosted by Arts & Business, an organisation that...

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Despite the recession, more than half of small firms in the UK are providing support to charities, according to new research...

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A £30k-a-year Oxford University academic has pledged to donate £1m, two thirds of his expected future earnings, to effective overseas charities involved in tackling poverty.

Dr Toby Ord, a practical ethics researcher...

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European philanthropic funding around HIV/AIDS has fallen since 2006, and the increase in US-based funding is solely due to grants from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, according to ...

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The 2009 edition of the Coutts Million Pound Donors Report reveals the resilience of philanthropy and the desire of donors to fulfil their pledges and sustain their giving in the...

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Venture philanthropy pioneer Impetus Trust this week announced that it is investing £50,000 in FRC Group, a social enterprise that tackles...

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