Giles Pegram to leave NSPCC next year

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Giles Pegram to leave NSPCC next year  37 total views,  3 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Giles Pegram, Director of Fundraising at NSPCC, is to retire in April 2010, so the children’s charity has begun searching for a successor.Giles Pegram took the post in 1979 and has steered the NSPCC’s fundraising from £3 million per year then to almost 50 times that now. The charity has described the opportunity as significant: “one of the biggest jobs in charity fundraising is advertised this week, for the first time in 30 years”.Pegram has overseen the £15 million Centenary Appeal in 1984 and the Full Stop Appeal which raised more than £250 million between 1999 and 2007.When he retires in a year’s time he will take up consultancy work.Andrew Flanagan, chief executive of the NSPCC, described Pegram as “an exceptional and influential fundraiser” and thanked him for his work.He added: “Our spending on services for children has never been higher and, to continue this vital work, we are seeking someone with an outstanding track record of inspiring and motivating others to lead a team of almost 400 talented and committed fundraisers”.Pegram said he had always planned to retire at 60, adding: “The post of director of fundraising at the NSPCC is one of the most challenging and most rewarding in the fundraising world, and it’s one that I have thoroughly enjoyed. My successor will be privileged – as I have been – to work for such an inspirational organisation, and to lead a team of such dedicated and talented fundraisers”.The search for a successor will be managed by Odgers Ray and Berndtston.Pegram began fundraising at school when he set up an Oxfam group. Before the NSPCC he worked for Oxfam and Help the Aged. He was nominated UK Professional Fundraiser of the Year in 1994, and received the Institute of Fundraising/Professional Fundraising Awards ‘Lifetime Achievement in Fundraising’ award in 2002.www.nspcc.org.uk 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. Tagged with: Management Recruitment / people Howard Lake | 19 March 2009 | Newslast_img read more

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Local car dealer goes pink for breast cancer awareness

first_img You Might Like Local charity looking to provide clean water One billion people on Earth don’t have access to clean water. More than 4,000 children die every day for lack… read more By Jaine Treadwell Email the author Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration “This is our way of giving support to the American Cancer Society during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.”The American Cancer Society “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” promotion is a way to inspire communities to honor breast cancer survivors, raise awareness about steps that can be taken to reduce the risk of getting breast cancer and raise money to help the ACS fight the disease with breast cancer research information and services and access to mammograms for women who need them.Since Making Strides began 20 years ago, breast cancer death rates have declined more than 32 percent.Employees at the local car dealership on U.S. Highway 231 in Troy are also encouraged to wear pink this month in honor of the adopted theme for October. Published 11:00 pm Wednesday, October 2, 2013 Local car dealer goes pink for breast cancer awareness Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Skip Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Bill Jackson Chevrolet has unveiled a new look for its dealership for the month of October.The outside entrance to the car dealership is painted pink and blue and is highlighted by pink cancer survivor ribbons.In the parking lot, the “company” car is decorated with pink survivor ribbons. The Bill Jackson logo has changed to pink for the month and the car sports the message that Bill Jackson Chevrolet employees support “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer.” October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Bill Jackson Chevrolet supports “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer.”The Chevrolet dealership in Troy is participating in a month long Pink Out. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson By The Penny Hoarder Sponsored Content Book Nook to reopen The businesses electronic road sign is even flashing its messages in Survivor Pink.Bill Jackson said he likes to be a pioneer, especially when it comes to joining the fight against cancer and helping to save lives.“The Pink Out will bring greater awareness to breast cancer and maybe encourage people to support the ACS,” Jackson said.“At Bill Jackson Chevrolet, we have about 40 employees and probably everyone of us, in some way, has been affected by cancer. Latest Stories Print Article Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthBet You’re Pretty Curious About Jaden’s Net Worth Right About Now, HuhBradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

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Squigs Celebrates the Broadway Opening of Stephen Karam’s The Humans

first_img Family tensions reach boiling point over Thanksgiving in off-Broadway hit The Humans, which will officially open on the Main Stem on February 18. Written by Stephen Karam and directed by Joe Mantello, the play is running at the Helen Hayes Theatre.To celebrate, Broadway.com resident artist Justin “Squigs” Robertson penned the above portrait of the cast. There’s Reed Birney as Erik, Jayne Houdyshell as Deirdre, Arian Moayed as Richard, Lauren Klein as Fiona, Cassie Beck as Aimee and Sarah Steele as Brigid.Broadway.com wishes the The Humans team a happy opening—we’re thankful you’re here on the Great White Way! Star Files About the Artist: With a desire to celebrate the magic of live theater and those who create it, and with a deep reverence for such touchstones as the work of Al Hirschfeld and the wall at Sardi’s, Squigs is happy and grateful to be among those carrying on the traditions where theater and caricature meet. He was born and raised in Oregon, lived in Los Angeles for quite a long time and now calls New York City his home. Reed Birney Jayne Houdyshell © Justin “Squigs” Robertson View Commentslast_img read more

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