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Cabinet Office Minister Francis Maude calls today’s launch (Friday July 29th)  of the Big Society 'Bank' a ‘world changing moment’. It will be known as Big Society Capital (BSC) and its first...

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Professor Cathy Pharoah, of the Centre for Charitable Gving and Philanthropy  addressed how philanthropists might engage with Big Society at the Southwark Forum on 23rd June based on her  paper Private...

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The creation of the Big Society Bank, which will act as an engine for the nascent social investment market, could be delayed until next year.

Sir Ronald Cohen, independent adviser to...

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On 9 May the Big Society Bank took a significant step as Francis Maude, Minister for the Cabinet Office,endorsed outline proposals for its development by  Independent Advisors Sir Ronald Cohen...

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A year on from the Prime Minister’s launch of the Big Society programme an independent, cross party commission is calling on government to “fill in the blanks” on Big Society...