When funding becomes uncertain: how corporate social investors can plan in times of economic recessions

  December 3, 2020     14:00 -  14:45  

Many corporate foundations do not have a fixed annual budget, but a funding based on corporate profits. While this might work well during an economic prosperity, it can pose a huge financial risk and uncertainties for those foundations during an economic recession. With many companies struggling financially during this pandemic and profits declining, what can corporate foundations do to plan ahead and build up more organisational resilience?

Meet the speakers

Gail Cunningham

Head of Investment Learning, Association of Charitable Foundations

Rosa Gallego

Director for International Relations, Regional Councils and Finances, AEF