Philanthropy

By Tempus | 08 Jun 2022

The Kindness Studio celebrates the legacy of Ada Lovelace with a series of Midsummer exhibitions and workshops at Somerset House

The Kindness Studio is an art incubator with real heart. Promoting artists and workshops along the themes of kindness, the pop-up studio was launched in early 2022 by Ee and is situated in Ebury Edge ... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 03 May 2022

HOME AID: a one-off fundraising event for Ukraine

With tens of thousands dead and millions displaced, the ongoing war in Ukraine is a humanitarian crisis of unprecedented proportions; a tragic, devastating conflict the likes of which E... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 08 Mar 2022

International Women's Day: Barbie means business

To mark International Women’s Day, Barbie has gone back to its roots with a global campaign to support female entrepreneurs.  Remember the popular slogan, “We can do anything, right B... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Mar 2022

International Women's Day: Mumble Forum Gala returns to London

Famed women's advocacy organisation Mumble Forum has announced the return of its Annual Charity Gala, scheduled for International Women's Day on the evening of 22 March in ... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 04 Dec 2021

Women mean business at a “Brilliant Breakfast” in support of Prince's Trust

Colourist to the stars Daniel Galvin Jr MBE joined forces with award-winning entrepreneur Alison Cooper and Coutts bank to host a celebratory “brilliant breakfast” last week as part of The... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 30 Nov 2021

Interview: Donna Air on her emotional new play, Punched, and why she wants to shine the light on important female stories

Actress, presenter and producer Donna Air has always championed causes that empower women, but it was in the pandemic – and a pivotal role in television’s The Split – ... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 01 Nov 2021

Queen of the wild: a chat with conservationist Victoria Aspinall

“Not many people can say they have been foster mum to a gorilla, wolf, leopard and lion cub,” says Victoria Aspinall, creative director of British conservation charity the Aspinall Fo... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 06 Oct 2021

Call of the wild

Leading animal conservation charity The Aspinall Foundation has partnered with luxury British men’s resortwear label, LOVE BRAND & Co., to highlight the plight of critically endangered weste... Read More

By Tempus | 24 Sep 2021

Rosie Lillis Communications enlists stars of British jewellery making for Afghanistan women’s charity auction

In light of the catastrophic fall of the Aghan government following the US-led withdrawal of NATO troops from the country, UK PR firm Rosie Lillis Communications has announced the launch of ... Read More

By Tempus | 20 Aug 2021

Our heroes: National Health Service receives the UK’s highest civilian award

In March 2020, as the UK followed Europe into a cascade of national lockdowns, it was the keyworkers within the country’s National Health Service that established a frontline against the tr... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 18 Aug 2021

The Bezos vs Branson Star Wars: a new frontier?

Never has the age-old capitalist mantra of “competition drives innovation” felt so literal as in the last few months of the modern space race. July 2021 saw a small group of the world... Read More

By Tempus | 06 Aug 2021

Oceana and Blancpain set sail to protect the reefs of the Gulf of Mexico

Ten months after iconic watchmaker Blancpain announced it would be undertaking the role of the exclusive watch partner of ocean conservation organisation Oceana, the pair have teamed up... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 25 Jun 2021

Forging her own path: a talk with Anita Choudhrie

Philanthropy is far more than a fashion statement to Anita Choudhrie. The Path to Success founder has been championing the rights and abilities of disabled athletes and wheelchair users for more than ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 09 Jun 2021

Come sail away: ocean explorer and filmmaker James Aiken shares his passion for solo adventure on the high seas

When it comes to exploring the high seas, there are few people who can combine the wild romance and environmental urgency of our oceans quite like James Aiken. The single-handed sailor and filmmaker&n... Read More

By Rachel Roberts | 13 May 2021

Shinta Mani Wild: Splendid Isolation

It took three attempts to erect the welcome station at the luxury resort of Shinta Mani Wild in 2018. Twice, a herd of wild elephants made their deep displeasure known about the interloper in their mi... Read More

By Tempus | 17 Apr 2021

Record elephant and rhino births set to entice safari-going travellers back to Kenya

Two regions in Kenya have reported record birth rates for rhino and elephants in 2020, leading to optimism for spectacular safari experiences in 2021 and beyond. These positive figures coupl... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 20 Mar 2021

Making an impact: from social responsibility to ESG investment

At the end of January, BlackRock’s Larry Fink delivered his annual letter to the world’s CEOs and investors. In it, he issued a stark reminder that we ignore our fragility as a species at ... Read More

By Tempus | 09 Mar 2021

To protect and respect: an impactful conservation experience on Alphonse Island, Seychelles

If the number one priority on your list right now is escaping the gloomy late winter slump in the UK, why not make your first post-lockdown trip an unforgettable experience that will ex... Read More