Danny Kruger’s report into maximising the role of civil society in contributing to the Government’s levelling up agenda has now been published. So what might it mean for foundations? In this blog, Richard Hebditch describes out the main thrust of the argument that Danny Kruger makes, some of the most relevant aspects for foundations and what’s missing from the report (including some thoughts on process).
7 October 2020 Read the full article
On 1st October 2020, we are joining colleagues from across our continent in celebrating the European Day of Foundations and Donors, which aims to showcase the role foundations play in European societies for the benefit of all of us. To mark this occasion, ACF is delighted to alert foundations across the UK to the progress of the Funders’ Collaborative Hub, which has now moved from development over the summer to delivery.
1 October 2020 Read the full article
Paul Ramsbottom, chair of the Stronger Foundations working group on Transparency and Engagement, reflects on the report three months on, and considers the case for greater transparency for foundations
29 September 2020 Read the full article
Carol Mack, ACF's CEO, delivered her report to members at our AGM on 23 September 2020. This is her speech in full
28 September 2020 Read the full article
Ahead of the ACF and Funders’ Forum for Northern Ireland annual conference, James Magowan explores the importance of connection and collaboration between funders in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic.
23 September 2020 Read the full article
In this guest blog, Kieron Boyle, CEO, Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Charity and Nick Temple, CEO, Social Investment Business discuss the rapid roll-out of the Resilience and Recovery Loan Fund - one of the UK’s largest ever foundation co-investments.
19 August 2020 Read the full article