Philanthropy and Social Investment APPG

First Registered: 27/03/2019 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To further understanding of the role of philanthropy, giving and social investment in parliament, and to act as a discussion forum for politicians, philanthropists, social investors and experts to develop policy to improve and increase the amount of giving and social investment to good causes in the UK.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Philanthropy and Social Investment

1. Philanthropy and Social Investment
27/03/2019 - APPGs

Found: understanding of the role of philanthropy, giving and social investment in parliament, and to act as

2. Extension of Peter Ainsworth’s term as Chair and Nat Sloane’s term as the England Committee Chair at the National Lottery Community Fund
07/05/2019 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
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Found: before it began. Formerly a director of a major investment bank, he has been a Local Councillor and a Member

3. The Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport extends the terms of four members of Arts Council England until 31 October 2017.
11/09/2017 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
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Found: Awards, Philanthropy Impact and The Philanthropy Workshop (previously the Institute for Philanthropy). Matthew

4. Growing a Culture of Social Impact Investing in the UK
28/06/2019 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
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Found: GROWING A CULTURE OF SOCIAL IMPACT INVESTING IN THE UK 1EXECUTIVE SUMMARY In 2016, the UK government

5. Social Investment Awards: shortlist announced
25/04/2016 - Cabinet Office
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Found: Social Investment Awards: shortlist announced - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Philanthropy and Social Investment

1. Charities Bill [HL]
07/07/2021 - Grand Committee

1: £750 million package of support for charities, social enterprises and the voluntary sector, as well as - Speech Link
2: large offices at a time when the charity needed investment to buy a better office and work with more staff - Speech Link
3: Government will take to grow the levels of giving and philanthropy in this country. Increased giving can help charities - Speech Link

2. Funding for the Arts
13/09/2016 - Westminster Hall

1: on philanthropy. In the last six years, we as a Government worked hard to encourage philanthropy, and - Speech Link
2: increased the money that they bring in through philanthropy, and they make ever more impacts in other parts - Speech Link
3: pieces, giving much more value in return for the investment than we might have expected. It is unfair to - Speech Link

3. Covid-19: Museums, Galleries and Historic Buildings
21/05/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: open parks, because numbers can be managed and social distancing controlled. Crucially, it could be the - Speech Link
2: health of pupils and would assist schools to provide social distancing and find the space they need.Secondly - Speech Link
3: Minister to look again at ways to stimulate more philanthropy in our society through, for example, the promotion - Speech Link

4. Dormant Assets Bill [HL]
26/05/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: funding with the explicit aim of growing the social investment market. Since then, with partners, it has - Speech Link

5. Almshouses
22/10/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: that goes with the bricks and mortar in terms of social care for the elderly and frail. These are very - Speech Link
2: difficult times, and the long-awaited reform of social care funding is an opportunity to look at housing - Speech Link
3: 15 years? Can he therefore tell us how many new social—not affordable—housing units are to be created - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Philanthropy and Social Investment
1. Social Enterprises: Investment
asked by: Lord Mawson
28/01/2019
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the effectiveness of social investment vehicles in helping deprived communities.

2. Social Enterprises: Investment
asked by: Lord Mawson
28/01/2019
...To ask Her Majesty's Government whether there is any evidence of social investment vehicles mis-selling to charities and small and medium-sized enterprises.

3. Social Enterprises: Investment
asked by: Lord Mawson
28/01/2019
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what estimate they have made of the loan losses social investment intermediaries have made in the last three years.

4. Social Enterprises: Investment
asked by: Lord Mawson
28/01/2019
... they have made of the number of social investment vehicles which compete to lend to the same charities and small and medium-sized enterprises.

5. Social Enterprises: Investment
asked by: Lord Mawson
24/01/2019
...To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have any evidence of social investment funds vehicles encouraging small charities and social enterprises to take out high interest loans.

Latest Questions
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14 Current APPG Officers
Rushanara Ali Portrait
Rushanara Ali
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Bethnal Green and Bow
Joined: 27th March 2019
Baroness Prashar Portrait
Baroness Prashar
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 27th March 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Commonwealth , Future Generations
Lord Wasserman Portrait
Lord Wasserman
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 27th March 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Basketball , Kazakhstan
Baroness Pitkeathley Portrait
Baroness Pitkeathley
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 27th March 2019
Tom Hunt Portrait
Tom Hunt
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ipswich
Joined: 20th May 2020
Lord Triesman Portrait
Lord Triesman
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 20th May 2020
1 APPG Membership
Whistleblowing
Lord Wei Portrait
Lord Wei
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 7th August 2020
1 APPG Membership
Learning Disability
Lord Janvrin Portrait
Lord Janvrin
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 27th March 2019
1 APPG Membership
Artificial Intelligence
Baroness Royall of Blaisdon Portrait
Baroness Royall of Blaisdon
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 27th March 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Kennedy of Shaws Portrait
Baroness Kennedy of Shaws
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 20th May 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Rushanara Ali MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7200.

Email: rushanara.ali.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

John Pepin, Philanthrophy Impact, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR. Tel: 020 7430 0601

Email: john.pepin@philanthrophy-impact.org

Secretariat:

Philanthrophy Impact acts as the group's secretariat. http://philanthropy-impact.org/

Benefits in Kind
Date
11 Feb 2021
Source
Philanthropy Impact
Description
Philanthropy Impact is funded by John H and Marjorie N Glasgow Foundation to act as the group's secretariat   From : 11/02/2021 To : 10/02/2022
Value
£3,001
Date
11 Feb 2020
Source
Philanthropy Impact
Description
Philanthropy Impact is funded by John H and Marjorie N Glasgow Foundation to act as the group's secretariat   From : 11/02/2020 To : 10/02/2021
Value
£10,501
Date
27 Feb 2019
Source
Philanthropy Impact
Description
Philanthropy Impact is funded by John H and Marjorie N Glasgow Foundation to act as the group's secretariat   From : 27/02/2019 To : 26/02/2020
Value
£10,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Philanthropy and Social Investment APPG

Former APPG Officers
Susan Elan Jones Portrait
Susan Elan Jones
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Clwyd South
Joined: 27th March 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships