Well here is our answer... We will be bringing top startup operators and founders to speak about areas of expertise that translate well into charity functions and volunteer management. We will also have a number of speakers from within the sector too.
Ash was a volunteer befriender for Age UK and found the whole process could be improved. This sparked an idea that has now grown into Volunteero. Along with his cofounders Luca and Kedar, they are on a mission to make volunteering flexible, accessible and fun through the use of technology.
Over three years of operating we have gone from a team of 5 staff and 5 volunteers to 34 staff and 42 volunteers
Choose Love started as nothing more than a group of friends with a plan. In 2015, absolutely devastated by scenes of thousands of people forced to live in terrible conditions in the Calais refugee camp in northern France, Josie knew she had to do something. Josie studied Anthropology but later decided to pursue a career in the music industry. This career move would see her working with the band Coldplay until the ‘refugee crisis’ in Europe in 2015.
Kate oversaw the Credit Suisse Charity of the Year programme for 10 years raising £10m+ working with great oragnisations and colleagues.
Forbes and Campaign 30 Under 30 Winner
An award-winning culture marketing specialist, passionate about placing brands at the heart of street culture whilst empowering the grassroots communities that drive it. Founder of youth culture marketing agency Nerds Collective and Dyslexic.Nuanced Insight. Cultural Strategy. Unorthodox Creative.
Co-founder of Gingernuts Creative and a Diabetes UK brand ambassador
Rebranding the charity has helped us to be taken seriously by funders and partners in a way that we never could have been before