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4 September 2015

Why campaigning is central to the work of the voluntary sector – the historical perspective

Andrew Purkis gives a speech at Cass Business School examining the historical context of campaigning for change by the voluntary sector.
Strengthening Civil Society

The Baring Foundation works to support an independent and effective voluntary sector and the sector’s ability to campaign for change is fundamental to its value.

We recently supported a lecture at Cass Business School by Andrew Purkis, former CE of the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fund and Charity Commissioner examining the historical roots of this vital aspect of the voluntary sector. It can be read here: Cass Lecture Latest