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Navigating Powerful Funders - Major Donor Edition
Martha Awojobi: Curator & HostMartha is a consultant who has worked in the charity sector for almost a decade in fundraising roles, from face to face, individual giving, to crowdfunding, digital and corporate before starting her own consultancy in June 2020. She was chosen as one of Fundraising Magazines 25 most outstanding fundraisers under 35 this year for her contribution to the fundraising sector. Martha is one of the organisers of #CharitySoWhite, a campaign that roots out racism in the charity sector and has been putting pressure on foundations to distribute emergency Covid19 funding equitably. Martha is currently curating and hosting the first BAME Fundraising Conference and has consulted with BAME fundraisers and organisations across the UK to design a programme of content that was made by BAME fundraisers for BAME fundraisers.
Ugo Ikokwu: Independent ConsultantUgo has over a decade experience working within the social sector. Most recently he was programme director at The Fore, where he led a team of (14) overseeing the distribution of grants into small charities, research, learning and evaluation, pro-bono and corporate partnerships. Helping to grow the organisation's grant giving budget and co-producing the first impact report to substantiate the org's approach to grant giving. Prior to that he worked for Social Investment Business (SIB) across the business development and investment team, where he was involved in deal origination, capital raising, investment and portfolio management of charities and social enterprises. He is an expert at designing programmes, and funds addressing a range of social needs. Ugo sits on several board and committees and is a director for YSYS and DINN (Both female-led enterprises seeking to address the under-representation of women in tech)
Patricia Hamzahee: Founder/co-FounderAfter some 20 years in investment banking and financial communications, Patricia now helps social enterprises attract private capital and advises companies on their responsible investment strategies through her consultancy Integriti Capital. She is also working to diversify access to funding as co-founder of Extend Ventures. She is a Trustee of Ballet Black and Areté Network. She has been a Trustee and Chair of the Development Board of Black Cultural Archives. She is President of Friends of International House New York UK, Associate Director of The Finance Foundation, a member of Women in Social Finance and of the Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation.
The Vulnerable Fundraiser #001
The Fundraiser's Book Club #001 - Donor Care: How to Keep Donors Coming Back After the First Gift by John Haydon
Join Jen Love and Mark Phillips in this first episode of the Fundraiser's Book Club (brought to you by Fundraising Everywhere). This month we're chatting about Donor Care: How to Keep Donors Coming Back After the First Gift by the late great John Haydon.
#108 Fundraising News - 29th April 2020
Join us for a free-for-all Question & Answer session on furloughed staff in the charity sector. From the point of view of both employees and employers, ask your questions (anonymously if you like!) and get informed answers from an expert.
#107 Fundraising News - 23rd April 2020
New episodes every week! Listen right here or head over to fundraisingeverywhere.com/tv to watch and join the chat.
#106 Fundraising News - 7th April 2020
This week features appearances from Nikki Wrench.