• STARS Foundation

    • Interviewed in 2013
    • Donor
    • Middle East (GCC)
    H.E. Amr A. Al Dabbagh is founding chairman of the STARS Foundation, a UK-registered charity. Discover more about the Foundation’s strategy to support the lives of 20m children and their communities by 2020.
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  • Emirates Foundation

    • Interviewed in 2013
    • Recipient
    • Middle East (GCC)
    Clare Woodcraft is the CEO of Emirates Foundation. Set up in 2005 by the government of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, the Foundation’s vision is to support youth development in the UAE.
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OTHER CASE STUDIES

  • Wu Zhi Qiao Foundation

    • Interviewed in 2013
    • Hong Kong
    • Recipient
    Wu Zhi Qiao (Bridge to China) encourages volunteers, especially students, to build bridges and other facilities in remote and poor villages in mainland China. Discover how they enlist the support of major donors.
  • Dimitry Zimin

    • Interviewed in 2013
    • Russia
    • Donor
    Dmitry Zimin has had a successful career as a scientist and a businessman. Discover more about the Dynasty Foundation which he and his family established to realise their ideas about the role of intellect and science in society.
  • Citizen Schools

    • Interviewed in 2013
    • United States
    • Recipient
    Citizen Schools works in inner-city schools to level the playing field for students who grow up in low-income households. Co-founder Eric Schwarz explains the role that million dollar donors play in their success.
  • Peter Cullum CBE

    • Interviewed in 2013
    • United Kingdom
    • Donor
    Peter Cullum is the founder of Towergate Insurance, which funds the Towergate Charitable Foundation. Discover more about his involvement with corporate philanthropy and with his own foundation, The Cullum Family Trust.
  • Elkhart County Community Foundation

    • Interviewed in 2013
    • United States
    • Recipient
    Elkhart County Community Foundation has awarded grants to more than 275 charities serving northern Indiana. The Foundation’s president Dr Pete McCown explains the importance of million dollar donors.
  • Vladimir Potanin

    • Interviewed in 2013
    • Russia
    • Donor
    Vladimir Potanin is founder and owner of the private Interros company and, since December 2012, CEO-Chairman of the management board of MMC Norilsk Nickel. Learn about his philanthropy and the Vladimir Potanin Foundation, which he established in 1999.