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News for February 2016

'I see no reason not to help'

Sunday, 28 February 2016

David Kogan opened a Donor Advised Fund, the Reel Fund, with The London Community Foundation in 2012, initiating a switch in his focus from funding large charities to smaller charities. Prioritising groups working with young people and based in Camden, he concentrates on providing unre...

by Lana Jakilazek

Donor Advised Funds: A Family Affair

Thursday, 04 February 2016

Betty, a Furzedown Project beneficiary, enjoying an activity
Betty, a Furzedown Project beneficiary, enjoying an activity

Community Foundations across the UK work with a vast range of donors through Donor Advised Funds. Rather like your own charitable trust, the Donor Advised Fund allows individuals, families and companies a simple and tailored way of making a difference to an area that interests them. On...

by Lana Jakilazek

Give London launches!

Thursday, 04 February 2016

We are delighted to announce the launch of 'Give London' - a brand new initiative that enables all Londoners to support others in their city. Whether it's £5 a month, £500 one off, £5,000 or more, Give London donors will be supporting a wide variety of small charities an...

by Lana Jakilazek