Launch of Kent University Philanthropy research centre

first_img  11 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Please find attached an invitation to the launch of the new Centre for the study of Philanthropy, Humanitarianism and Social Justice (CPHSJ) at the University of Kent, which takes place in the Darwin conference centre on our campus from 6-8pm on Thursday 6th November.The new Centre will house a research programme on charitable giving and social redistribution, which is part of the national Centre forCharitable Giving and Philanthropy, funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the Office of the Third Sector, the CarnegieUK Trust and the Scottish Executive.Our broader aims include:The promotion of research dedicated to the study of philanthropic motivations, social patterns of giving and redistributive impacts tocreate a robust knowledge base about giving decisions and theconsequences of donationsThe development of projects investigating institutional processes,cultural conditions, economic arrangements and political contextsthat influence people’s decisions to take actions to meet the needsof others.Analyses of the impact of philanthropy and humanitarianism on socialpolicy and political processes.We do hope you will be able to join us to celebrate this excitingdevelopment, to hear more about our plans and to receive a copy ofour first publication, ‘The Coutts Million Pound Donors Report’.We do hope to see you on the 6th November, please do RSVP [email protected] to let us know if you can make it.With best wishes,Beth BreezeCentre for Philanthropy, Humanitarianism and Social JusticeSchool of Social Policy, Sociology and Social ResearchUniversity of KentCanterbury CT2 7NF01227 824 [email protected] Advertisement Launch of Kent University Philanthropy research centrecenter_img Howard Lake | 10 October 2008 | News CPHSJ launch invitation.pdf79.7 KB 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.last_img

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