How to make sure your money does the best it can
by Peter Cafferkey | 14 Jun 2017

Peter Cafferkey, Chief Executive of Boncerto, was recently asked to speak at the Online Legacy Summit run by Legacy Institute International. This article originally appeared on the Institute's LinkedIn page.

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COMMENT...
The Billionaire backing a tech solution to water access
by Peter Cafferkey | 27 Jan 2017

Peter Cafferkey explores how Ajay Piramal is leveraging technology to transform life for India’s poorest, by bringing clean water through ATM-style dispensers in remote villages in Billionaire Magazine.

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GUEST BLOG: Helping people and organisations tell their stories
by Thomas Ketchell | 23 Jan 2017

We asked tech start-up HSTRY to share the reasons behind their recent re-brand to SUTORI, and how their platform helps organisations tell their story.

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Charity Sector: fighting negative perceptions
by James Ketchell | 04 Jan 2017

James Ketchell of Boncerto outlines why the recent media campaign against UK charities and aid is just plain wrong.

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Sonita and #BeHerVoice
by Peter Cafferkey | 29 Nov 2016

Celebrity packed film screening highlights issues of violence against women.

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BONCERTO MEETS...
Interview with Creative United
by James Ketchell | 29 Nov 2016

James Ketchell of Boncerto met up with Mary-Alice Stack, Chief Executive of arts finance organisation Creative United to discuss access to the arts and music.

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Joining a global movement:
#GivingTuesday
by James Ketchell | 21 Nov 2016

We’re proud supporters of the global movement which celebrates all things charity on a single day, #GivingTuesday.

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Guest post:
Philanthropy, Blockchains and Bitcoins
by Rhodri Davies | 28 Oct 2016

Rhodri Davies of Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) shares his thoughts around blockchain and bitcoin and the impact this new technology might have on not-for-profit organisations and philanthropy.

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COMMENT...
What Haiti really needs
by Peter Cafferkey | 12 Oct 2016

Peter Cafferkey comments on Hurricane Matthew and is aftermath in Haiti for magazine, Billionaire.

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BONCERTO MEETS...
Interview with philanthropist Ed Scott
by Ed Scott | 04 Oct 2016

Peter Cafferkey interviewed leading philanthropist and winner of this year's BNP Paribas Grand Prix of Philanthropy award, Ed Scott for the latest print edition of Billionaire.

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BONCERTO MEETS...
Interview with Wilderness Foundation Global
by Vance Martin | 12 Sep 2016

In the first of what we hope will become a regular series with key social good players, we meet up with Vance Martin, President of the WILD Foundation based in the USA who also sits on the executive committee of Wilderness Foundation Global (WFG).

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Projects we admire:
Nafisika Trust
by James Ketchell | 25 Aug 2016

An inspirational project working with limited resources to reduce recidivism in Kenya.

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Growing philanthropy advice
by Joanna Walker | 27 Jul 2016

A White Paper by Boncerto Associate, Joanna Walker on the failure of philanthropy advice to meet its potential.

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Projects we admire:
FareShare
by James Ketchell | 13 Jul 2016

By no means a household name, FareShare have been quietly and effectively fighting hunger and tackling food waste for well over 20 years.

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Demystifying Impact Measurement
by David Van Eeghen | 05 Jul 2016

Our resident expert on impact, David Van Eeghan, has shared a jargon buster around impact measurement.

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Rewarding Innovation:
Prize Philanthropy
by Peter Cafferkey | 01 Jul 2016

Peter Cafferkey of Boncerto provides his thoughts on Prize Philanthropy in a piece which originally appeared in Billionaire.

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Welcoming a new Associate:
Joanna Walker
by James Ketchell | 10 Jun 2016

We're delighted to welcome a new associate to our network: Joanna Walker.

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Investments:
It's all the same!
by Peter Cafferkey | 25 May 2016

Peter Cafferkey explains why the different types of social investments are, essentially, all the same.

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The Point of Impact Evaluation
by David Van Eeghen | 20 May 2016

Boncerto associate David Van Eeghen shares why impact evaluation is important and how your organisation can benefit

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Prince's private philanthropy

by James Ketchell | 10 May 2016

As news of Prince's substantial philanthropy emerges after his death, we look at the lessons we can learn.

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Projects we admire:
Rede Nami
by James Ketchell | 29 Apr 2016

In our day-to-day work we often come into contact with inspiring charities doing extraordinary work with a huge social impact. Rede Nami in Brazil is one of them.

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Demystifying the sector
2) Social Investment
by Peter Cafferkey | 19 Apr 2016

Our regular series of posts demystifying the sector continues as we cast our eye on “Social Investment”. With these we aim to explain the jargon as simply and clearly as possible.

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Start-up guide for Philanthropists:
1) Finding a “mission” or “dream”
by Peter Cafferkey | 08 Apr 2016

Along with the ever-growing importance of philanthropy in the public consciousness, there is also a welcome message that philanthropy requires a strategic plan to be truly successful.

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Projects we admire:
World Toilet Organisation
by Peter Cafferkey | 28 Mar 2016

Jack Sim, aka "Mr Toilet", mixes humour to advocacy, education and social enterprise to deliver sanitation solutions to one billion.

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Demystifying the sector:
1) Charity
by James Ketchell | 16 Mar 2016

The first of a regular series of monthly posts which aim to shed light on the philanthropic sector, break through the jargon, and explain things in plain English.

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Why billionaire Philanthropists have yet to tackle Zika
by Peter Cafferkey | 04 Feb 2016

Peter Cafferkey of Boncerto provides his thoughts on Zika in a piece which originally appeared in Billionaire.

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