111 total views, 1 views today Advertisement Tagged with: Recruitment / people AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis9 New Head of Fundraising & Communications for The Dystonia SocietyGary Roberts has joined The Dystonia Society as Head of Fundraising and Communcations. Roberts has worked with a range of organisations including Butterfly Conservation, the Woodland Trust, British Dragonfly Society and Moray Sports Foundation and is also currently a board director of TSI Moray. Dr Philip Goodwin to join RNLI as trusteeThe RNLI has provisionally recruited Dr Philip Goodwin, Chief Executive of VSO, to join the organisation as trustee. His appointment is subject to validation by the organisation’s Council Members at the Annual General Meeting in July. Dr Goodwin will also join the RNLI’s International Advocacy Special Interest Group which supports the charity’s work to build drive policy initiatives to tackle drowning as a global issue. Two new trustees for Heart of England Community FoundationHeart of England Community Foundation has welcomed author, speaker and business founder Jude Jennison and financial services specialist Daniel Worthing as new trustees. Jennison is founder of Leaders by Nature, which offers a way of developing leadership by working experientially with horses and is the author of Leadership Beyond Measure. Worthing is an investment manager at Brooks Macdonald, in Leamington, and has worked in financial services since 2011. The two will be using their business expertise to support the charity.Picture: Daniel Worthing, Heart of England Community Foundation CEO Tina Costello, Jude Jennison and Foundation Chairman Phil Ewing. New Director of Grants for Lloyds Bank FoundationLloyds Bank Foundation has announced the appointment of Harriet Stranks as Director of Grants. Stranks, formerly Director of Grant Making North and Wales at the Foundation will take on responsibility for a grant-making portfolio of around £16m per annum in her new role. She has been a pivotal member of the senior leadership team for five years, overseeing its grant making in the North of England and Wales. As Director of Grants she will be responsible for the Foundation’s 12-strong team of regionally based Grant Managers, as well as the central Service Delivery Team. 112 total views, 2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis9 Who’s moving? March appointment round-up Here are six of the sector’s recent or upcoming moves, from trustees to newly created roles, and new heads of marketing and fundraising. Jo Wallis joins Butterwick Hospice as Head of Marketing & FundraisingThe Butterwick Hospice has appointed Jo Wallis as its new Head of Marketing and Fundraising. Wallis joins from Traidcraft, where she has spent almost 30 years, joining it as mail order assistant in 1990 and progressing to become Sales and Marketing Manager. London’s Air Ambulance appoints new Director of MarCommsLondon’s Air Ambulance has announced the appointment of Louise Robertshaw as its new Director of Marketing and Communications. Robertshaw joins London’s Air Ambulance from Guide Dogs, where she spent nine years as Head of Communications and Campaigns. London’s Air Ambulance has revamped its marketing and communications functions, bringing the two teams together under one directorate for the first time. Robertshaw’s is a new role designed to focus on strategy and take the charity forward over the next three years. Melanie May | 12 March 2018 | News About Melanie May Melanie May is a journalist and copywriter specialising in writing both for and about the charity and marketing services sectors since 2001. She can be reached via www.thepurplepim.com.
Howard Lake | 16 July 2018 | News New charity partnersOn 1 July Blandy & Blandy LLP adopted two new charities, chosen by the firm’s staff, Age UK Berkshire and League of Friends of the Royal Berkshire Hospital. Over 100 charities applied for the partnership.The firm also continues to support high profile local events including the Reading Santa Run, the Reading Legal Walk and the Reading Pancake – which its team won for a second time this year. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis12 Tagged with: corporate small charities 224 total views, 2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis12 Thames Valley law firm Blandy & Blandy LLP has donated over £30,000 to two local charities following a two year partnership.In 2016 the firm’s staff voted to support Twyford-based Daisy’s Dream and Reading Samaritans.Over the next two years staff at the firm held a range of events to raise funds for the charities. Two quiz nights, supported by over 30 other firms, raised funds, as did silent auctions, bake sales, a rowathon held outside the firm’s offices, and regular events hosted in turn by different departments.SEE ALSO: 10 great corporate fundraising partnerships for September 2017 Staff have also supported both causes through volunteering.Gill Stevens, director of Daisy’s Dream, said: “Over the two years that Blandy and Blandy have been supporting Daisy’s Dream we have been thrilled by the level of enthusiasm and commitment shown by staff in raising funds; their energy and generosity has made such a huge difference to a small charity such as ourselves. The magnificent amount raised means that we can be confident of meeting the increased demand for our service, reaching ever more children both facing and following bereavement, helping them as they face a very uncertain future.” Advertisement Thames Valley law firm donates £30k to local charities 223 total views, 1 views today About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.