Centre for Charitable Giving and Philanthropy

What we do

At the Centre for Charitable Giving and Philanthropy at Cass Business School,  we continue to build on the pioneering research on philanthropy, its institutions, measurement, trends and outcomes undertaken in the ESRC Research Centre for Charitable Giving and Philanthropy, led at Cass, 2008-2014.

Our work is undertaken by Professors Jenny Harrow and Cathy Pharoah, in conjunction with CGAP research associates, visiting fellows and collaborators, including Professor Diana Leat, Visiting Professor, Cass, Dr Yunus Sola, Director of the Academy of Philanthropy of the World Congress of Muslim Philanthropists, Dr Catherine Walker, Director, The Researchery, and Jon Fitzmaurice, Director, Self-Help Housing, Senior Visiting Fellow at Cass.

Externally, we are close collaborators with the Centre for the Study of Philanthropy and the Public Good, School of Management, University of St. Andrews, whose founding director, Professor Tobias Jung was  formerly  CGAP’s Senior Research Fellow.