2018: Borders, barriers & boundaries

ACF would like to say a sincere thank you to all who attended and contributed to make this year’s annual conference a success. Below you will find extensive coverage of the day's discussions and activities.

Break-out session presentations

Download the presentations made available from the break-out sessions

S1 01: The stock market cycle: from euphoria to despair
S1 02: Punching above our weigh - fostering social change as a small foundation
S1 03: The value, challenges and opportunities of small grants programmes.
S1 04: Talking about race - challenges and actions
S1 05: Incentivising social-purpose organisations to trade more: exploring match trading grants
S1 06: Harnessing the benefits of place based funding - a new model for supporting cross-sector collaboration

S2 01: Time and money: building resilience for long term foundation investors
S2 02: Applying the learning: funder responses to emergencies
S2 04: Nothing About Us Without Us: Working with disability
S2 05: Connecting the countries - improving your reach in devolved nations

Magazine coverage

Read write ups of the plenary session and several break-out sessions here.

Social media

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Photos, video and audio

Carol Mack's opening speech

View more videos from Carol:

S1 01: The stock market cycle: from despair to euphoria


S2 01: Time and money: building resilience for long term foundation investors


A selection of photos from the day


Official Partners

Thank you to ACF's Official Partners, whose generous support makes this conference possible.

We support UK foundations and grant-making charities