New medal celebrates inspiring arts philanthropists

first_img  71 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 28 November 2008 | News Tagged with: Awards Recruitment / people Colin Tweedy, Chief Executive of Arts & Business, said: “Arts & Business is honoured to have been able to create this Medal for our President, The Prince of Wales, to recognise philanthropists who give generously in time, skills and financial support. They are an inspiration to us all.” The first five recipients were chosen after an open nomination process. The Prince of Wales’ Arts Advisory Group drew up a short list of twenty philanthropists which went forward to a final judging panel of artists, who chose the first five recipients. The first recipients are Dame Vivien Duffield CBE, Roger de Haan CBE, Dr Carol Høgel CBE, Mr Martin and Carmel Naughton, and Lord and Lady Sainsbury. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The medals will be presented each year from now on.www.aandb.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. New medal celebrates inspiring arts philanthropists The first recipients of the Medals for Arts Philanthropy yesterday received their award from HRH The Prince of Wales. The medal celebrates individuals who support the arts and recognises the contribution of “the most inspiring philanthropists in the UK”.last_img

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