Members’ Policy Forum

ACF's Members' Policy Forum is an initiative that aims to increase opportunities for all our members to engage directly with ACF’s policy work, raise issues of interest and concern, and regularly engage with policy-makers in government. Join here.

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Policy Forum resources

Previous events:

  • Independent Human Rights Act Review (jointly with Ariadne) - click here to rewatch
  • We have a deal: Implications of the UK's departure from the EU for charitable foundations (jointly with Brexit Funders Group) - click here to rewatch
  • Foundation collaboratin in respones to Covid-19
  • Applying a racial justice lens to grant-making (with Lori Villarosa, CEO of the Philanthripic initiative for Racial Equity) 
  • Preventing Child Sexual Exploitation policy landscape (with the Home Office and the London Mayor's Office for Policing and Crime)
  • Engaging parliamentary Select Committees (with the Liaison Select Committee and the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology)
  • Engaging the EU post-Brexit (with DCMS)
  • Understanding Serious Incident Reporting (with the Charity Commission for England and Wales)
  • Social Bridging Finance (with the Robertson Trust)
  • Covid-19, racial disparity and foundations' response

Archived pre-2021 Members' Policy Forum bulletins

If you have any issues you'd like to raise with us or any questions about the Forum, please email

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