2020 Funders’ Forum

The OCF Funders’ Forum 2020 provides the opportunity for charitable trusts and foundations to meet other local funding organisations and identify opportunities for future collaboration. At this forum we will build on the discussions held at previous events and update you on OCF’s plans and progress in adopting a more strategic approach to the prevention of…

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OCF Fourth Funders’ Forum

The OCF Funders’ Forum is the fourth in a series of events that provide the opportunity for charitable trusts and foundations to meet other local funding organisations, share common challenges and contribute towards best practice. At this forum we will build on the discussions held at previous events around increasing collaboration and adopting a more…

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OCF Funders’ Forum

  Trusts and foundations with an interest in Oxfordshire are invited to OCF’s third Funders’ Forum. At our event in June, funders heard from 360Giving and The Good Exchange (TGE) about some digital innovations around grant-making and fundraising. Delegates were keen to learn more about these and expressed an interest in gaining a better understanding…

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Oxfordshire Funders’ Forum 2017

OCF held its first Funders’ Forum in October last year, when trustees and representatives from a number of local and national trusts came together to share experiences about how best to support the voluntary sector. From our discussions, a number of themes emerged, one of which was the value of sharing knowledge about the funding…

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Jane Wates

Fond memories of Jane Wates

OCF has lost one of its most influential and important supporters in Jane Wates OBE, who passed away last week. Jane dedicated her life to philanthropy, showing lifelong compassion for others and a dedication to sharing her time to make the world a better place.