Mark Greer
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Mark Greer is Philanthropy Director for UK Community Foundations, a network of organisations that exist to connect donors, both individuals and corporations, with local good causes. He develops philanthropic work across the network and runs the Beacon Awards – UK Community Foundations’ awards programme that draws attention to excellent examples of philanthropy.

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Philanthropy in 2013: Can Anybody Play?

(0) Comments | Posted 19 February 2013 | (13:30)

Nobody would argue that philanthropy is a bad thing. But it's understandable that in a time of austerity, some may question their ability to give, and the charity sector's right to ask.

We're not in the business of telling people to give up their money, but we do promote the...

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Embracing Britain's Identity Crisis

(0) Comments | Posted 15 March 2012 | (18:03)

When I interviewed Bonnie Greer as part of the ParliaMentors Annual Lecture last week I asked her what it means to be British. In response she said, "I don't know what it means to be British and I think it's a very positive thing... I think Britain is...

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