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Tech entrepreneurs Charly and Lisa Kleissner have become the first impact investors to win a coveted philanthropy award ¬¬– an honour traditionally reserved for non-profit organisations.

Tech entrepreneurs Charly and Lisa Kleissner have become the first impact investors to win the coveted Grand Prix philanthropy award ­­– an honour traditionally reserved for non-profit organisations. 

The UK's largest charitable foundations increased their giving by 10% over the 18 months to March 2013, according to the Association of Charitable Foundations (ACF), despite falling public and corporate donations.

The UK's largest charitable foundations increased their giving by 10% over the 18 months to March 2013, according to the Association of Charitable Foundations (ACF), despite falling public and corporate donations.

There’s little that kills as many so quickly as a natural disaster, and millions of people across the world dig deep when faced with so much suffering. Foundations have pockets deep enough to help, but might not know where to begin.

There’s little that kills as many so quickly as a natural disaster, and millions of people across the world dig deep when faced with so much suffering. Foundations have pockets deep enough to help, but might not know where to begin. 

Mining billionaire Andrew Forrest, the chairman of Australian family business Fortescue Metals Group, has launched a global anti-slavery foundation at the Vatican in Rome.

Flat pack housing, inspired by Ikea’s famous self-assembly furniture, is providing a more sturdy alternative to tents in refugee camps, according to an annual report released today by the family business’s philanthropic foundation.

Flat pack housing, inspired by Ikea’s famous self-assembly furniture, is providing a more sturdy alternative to tents in refugee camps, according to an annual report released today by the family business’s philanthropic foundation.

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