Military Strategy, Operational Planning and Philanthropy – reflections from practice

2017-10-08T21:34:33+00:00

David Sanderson, Chief Executive of The Rank Foundation, reflects on lessons from his military career for contemporary philanthropy. Joining the Social Sector after 24 years of military service was seen [...]

Military Strategy, Operational Planning and Philanthropy – reflections from practice 2017-10-08T21:34:33+00:00

The Annual Philanthropy Talk 2017 – The Poor Philanthropist: light and shadows in community giving.

2017-09-25T13:31:54+00:00

The Annual Philanthropy Talk 2017 28th November 2017, 5:15pm, Lower Parliament Hall, 66 South Street, St Andrews In this public lecture, Dr Susan Wilkinson Maposa, author of the groundbreaking work [...]

The Annual Philanthropy Talk 2017 – The Poor Philanthropist: light and shadows in community giving. 2017-09-25T13:31:54+00:00

Models of engaged and participatory philanthropy: the Rank Foundation’s approach

2017-07-05T22:31:38+00:00

Prior to this year's St Andrews philanthropy roundtable discussion on 'engaged and participatory philanthropy', David Sanderson, Chief Executive of The Rank  Foundation, outlines the foundation's engaged philanthropy model.  The Rank Foundation [...]

Models of engaged and participatory philanthropy: the Rank Foundation’s approach 2017-07-05T22:31:38+00:00

Reflections from London & Beyond: bridging cultures to build stronger communities

2017-03-16T16:33:46+00:00

On January 19th 2017, Dr Yunus Sola led a Breakfast Roundtable discussion on 'The Role of Philanthropy in Bridging Cultures to Build Stronger Communities' in London. Panelists included Mark Fisher, Director, Office for [...]

Reflections from London & Beyond: bridging cultures to build stronger communities 2017-03-16T16:33:46+00:00

Researching professionalisation in foundations

2017-03-11T13:12:11+00:00

Following a successful career in the foundation world, Michele Fugiel Gartner decided to do a PhD in philanthropy. Here she reflects on her choice of researching professionalisation in philanthropy.  My research [...]

Researching professionalisation in foundations 2017-03-11T13:12:11+00:00

Thinking about Philanthropy: how scholars and practitioners can help each other

2017-01-14T16:30:07+00:00

In October, Anthony Tomei attended a two day seminar at St Andrew’s University on the theme of ‘Philanthropy – today and tomorrow’. He reports back on proceedings.    The seminar [...]

Thinking about Philanthropy: how scholars and practitioners can help each other 2017-01-14T16:30:07+00:00

Our field is more important than ever: Reflections on the annual conference of the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA)

2017-01-14T16:31:21+00:00

by Alina Baluch, Associate Director of the Centre for the Study of Philanthropy & Public Good The 45th annual ARNOVA conference was held in Washington, DC from 17-19 November 2016. [...]

Our field is more important than ever: Reflections on the annual conference of the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA) 2017-01-14T16:31:21+00:00