Is Charity Worth It?
In the global arena, more and more attention is being paid to the social issues facing society. At the same time, a recession in developed and developing economies in 2019 is leading to a reduction in the amount of money coming from private and corporate sources to support the non-profit sector, and there is a need to find new financing mechanisms.
‒ How do economic trends affect the financing of cultural, educational, and charitable projects? What support mechanisms are in place around the world, and how can they be applied in Russia?
‒ What changes are occurring in project fundraising strategies? Are there any opportunities for mass fundraising for projects not related to targeted assistance?
‒ Are there common features among the financing of charity, education, and culture in Russia?
Alexander Tsypkin, Writer
Veronika Belotserkovskaya, Co-Founder, Publisher of Sobaka.ru Magazine
Gleb Golubin, hip-hop artist Pharaoh
Marina Loshak, Director, The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts
Alexey Malinovskiy, Сhief Executive Officer in Russia, Mastercard
Gor Nahapetyan, Serial Entrepreneur and Philanthropist; Co-Founder, Profilum, CrashPro future Careers School, The Friends Foundation
Zoya Popova, Executive Director, Way Out in Saint-Petersburg Foundation
Yuliana Slashcheva, Chairman of the Management Board, Soyuzmultfilm Film Studio
Yan Yanovskiy, Co-Founder, Friends Charitable Foundation