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BOOKING NOW! ACF Professional Development Programme 2015

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 Download our Professional Development Programme 2015. 


Legal Opinion – Improving support for Destitute Migrants

The following 4 documents provide opinions for ACF members on the legality of support for migrants, including asylum seekers, with no recourse to public funds. The first summary paper provides a context for the Legal Opinion with support from two annexes, the first of which covers legal issues for charities supporting projects for destitute migrants including charitable trusts and foundations, and the other provides information specifically aimed at housing providers.

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Thank you to everyone who attended this conference, which focused exclusively on the resource management needs of grant-making trusts and endowed foundations. 




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Thank you to everyone who attended another successful ACF Annual Conference.



ACF publications 

Read and download ACF's two latest research publications, Foundation Giving Trends and Family Foundation Giving Trends, part of a new series of annual reports which will track key indicators of the health of the foundation sector: its giving, its income and the value of its assets. 



ACF (Association of Charitable Foundations) is the leading membership association for trusts and foundations in the UK with over 300 members ranging in size from small and local grant-makers to some of the world's largest foundations.

Through our services to members we provide a framework in which trusts and foundations can learn from each other's experience, explore matters of common concern and achieve good practice in grant-making. ACF Members - login or register to access the members' area. 

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