Megan Pacey to leave Institute of Fundraising

first_img Howard Lake | 20 January 2009 | News 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 Researching massive growth in giving. Tagged with: Institute of Fundraising Law / policy Recruitment / people AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis After three years as Director of Policy and Campaigns at the Institute of Fundraising, Megan Pacey is leaving to take up a new role as chief executive of ‘Early Education’, the national charity for early years practitioners and parents.Lindsay Boswell, Chief Executive of the Institute of Fundraising, thanked Pacey for her achievements. “Megan has driven forward the work of the policy, campaigns, standards and information functions of the Institute of Fundraising with a rigour that has benefited and been felt across the sector”, he said.“Her highly detailed and analytical work in the area of Gift Aid has ensured that the reforms to date have been of significant benefit to fundraising organisations, providing an extra £300 million of income to charities. Megan Pacey leaves a legacy that will support the Institute and sector to continue to move this agenda forward for the benefit of fundraising organisations”.Pacey helped develop the Codes of Fundraising Practice including introducing a legal review process to ensure that the Codes are updated legally on a regular basis.Boswell concluded: “Her legacy to the Institute is a highly developed programme of information resources and systems which supports fundraisers on the telephone, through email and on the internet.”Pacey will leave the Institute on 13 February 2009, and take her her chief executive role on 1 April  60 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Megan Pacey to leave Institute of Fundraisinglast_img read more

Curtains down

first_imgThe 15 days of cultural festivity in the city comes to an end today. The Seventh Edition of Delhi International Arts Festival organized by Prasiddha foundation and Ministry of Culture, Govt of India witnessed performances of different regions with a touch of both national and international colours.  The concept was conceived by Prathibha Prahlad 7 years back.DIAF started with a magnificent performance by the Pung Cholam from Manipur, Langas & Manganiars from Rajasthan, Hety & Zambo from Columbia, National Troupe of Folk Arts from Egypt, Rouf Dance from Kashmir and Traditional Dance from Srilanka at Purana Qila on 8th February. The festival witnessed enthralling shows and performances like the Visual Arts and Crafts exhibition, Pran & Farooq Shaikh Restrospective, a film festival to pay tribute to the legendary actors, Hollywood & Children’s Film Festival, Kalaripayattu Martial Arts from Kerala, Magic show by Spanish magician Murray Molloy, Dhrupad music. Also Read – ‘Playing Jojo was emotionally exhausting’Each year DIAF brings every genre of performing and visual arts ranging from the classical to the contemporary from across the world.  DIAF 2014 brought performances from remote parts of Kerala, Assam, Jharkhand, Bihar, West Bengal, Bihar and several others. Literature events included panel, discussions and talks at the Sahitya Akademi, Iranian illumination artistes and craftsmen who demonstrated their works at the National Museum and the Crafts Museum. It was an extraordinary time for the art and culture lovers of Delhi. Classical music lovers witnessed Dhrupad Festival which featured musicians from all over India like Ustad Wasiffudin Dagar, Ustad Hussain Sayeeduddin Dagar, Pandit Uday Bhawalkar and others. Theatre enthusiasts enjoyed the staging of Abhignana Shakuntala directed by KN Pannikar at the National School of Drama and a Spanish Play Holiday Out at the Institute of Cervantes.The gala closing took place at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts Lawns with a soulful Sufi and Qawwali by Barkat Sidhu from Punjab and Nazir Ahmed Khan Warsi & Naseer Ahmed Khan Warsi from Hyderabad.last_img read more