A joint letter to philanthropists

2020-05-04T14:48:43+01:00March 30th, 2020|General, News|

This letter was originally printed in the Financial Times. To add your name, email info@thinkNPC.org. Given the overwhelming scale of this crisis, the government must provide the overarching response needed. But government alone is not enough. Charities are providing critical support to help communities, and vulnerable people across society, cope. But [...]

Beacon Conference Findings

2019-02-27T19:43:13+00:00February 27th, 2019|News, Research and Updates|

On 16th January 2019, 100 philanthropists, sector leaders, policy makers and senior advisers met at The Charterhouse to discuss how they could work collectively to increase levels of giving and social investment in the UK. You can read our conference round up and findings here: Beacon Collaborative Conference 2019 [...]

Six ways to get the wealthy to donate more

2019-02-27T11:31:03+00:00January 31st, 2019|In the Press, News|

"Most would agree (the percentage of their income wealthy people donate) is trivial compared to what they could be. Here are six ways to encourage those with wealth to donate more of it...." Forbes Jan 2019         https://www.forbes.com/sites/oliverwilliams1/2019/01/18/6-ways-to-get-the-wealthy-to-donate-more-to-charity/#7c3f41911075

A Manifesto for Philanthropy

2018-12-18T13:29:48+00:00December 18th, 2018|News, Research and Updates|

Philanthropy is a force that has shaped our modern society. It is scarcely possible to walk down any high street in our country without seeing the indelible mark of philanthropy in our hospitals, schools and universities, in libraries and community centres, theatres and museums, and in our religious and [...]