Reporter , Civil Society Media Ltd from May 2011
Kirsty joined Civil Society Media in May as a reporter after completing a journalism course at Kingston University.
She has a degree in history from Swansea University where she ran a painting and decorating project helping vulnerable adults for Discovery Student Volunteering. She also lived in France for six months and speaks fluent French.
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Former defence secretary MP Dr Liam Fox has launched a partnership with Afghan Heroes calling on second-home owners to donate time at their properties to soldiers, eight months after the last charity he founded was shut down.
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Oxfam has announced that it will expand its stewarding programme as it hopes to capitalise on the enthusiasm for volunteering generated by the Olympics.
It's a shame we all let donors - and their memory - down sometimes by not being specific or tangible about the impact of their valuable and generous gift.
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Stephen Fry and Ruby Wax have backed Oxfam’s appeal for the public to donate half a million books as the charity reports dwindling shop stock.
Yesterday the sector celebrated as George Osborne announced the proposed cap on tax relief for large donations would be scrapped. Civilsociety.co.uk charts the progress of the sector's campaign.