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Cause4 Summer Newsletter

As we enjoy the summer sunshine, we are delighted to share our Summer Newsletter with you, with some of our highlights over the last few months, and news of what to look out for. Read it online here!

Trustee Leadership Programme – help us strengthen UK charities

Close Brothers’ Trustee Leadership Programme continues throughout 2018. Sign up today to develop your leadership skills and strengthen UK charities. Delivered by social enterprise Cause4 in partnership with Close Brothers Asset Management and the Clothworkers’ Company, this award-winning Trustee course now trains over 500 Trustees a year and gives professionals the skills and confidence to join a charity as […]

Ed wins Third Sector Fundraisers: The New Generation Award

Our very own Development Coordinator Ed Harvey has impressed an expert panel of judges to win Third Sector’s Fundraisers: The New Generation Award. Ed’s achievement is outlined on Third Sector’s website, which details: Edward Harvey first became interested in fundraising at university after helping to secure £4,000 from its internal philanthropic fund to establish a […]

Michelle writes for ArtsProfessional on Ethical Fundraising

How bad is bad? Are problems of ethics in danger of making the arts unfundable? Michelle Wright addresses some uncomfortable questions. Tensions are running high and there is a high degree of nervousness from artists, employees and trustees alike about what’s appropriate when soliciting funding. In the past few months, we’ve seen several high-profile cases emerge that […]