Imperial College London

MissClareDodds

Central FacultyAdvancement

Head of Trusts and Foundations
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 1829c.dodds

 
 
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Assistant

 

Miss Rebecca Rene +44 (0)20 7594 2038

 
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Location

 

Faculty BuildingFaculty BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Clare joined the College in October 2018 as Head of Trusts and Foundations within the Advancement Division. Clare oversees a team of two trust and foundation fundraisers and together they are responsible for raising philanthropic income from charitable trusts and foundations for priority projects around the College including research, scholarships, outreach projects and community engagement initiatives. 

To achieve this, the team work closely with academics and professional services staff to explore funding priorities and identify potential synergies with philanthropic partners, applying their specialist knowledge of trusts and foundations and of sector trends and developments. The team also bring extensive experience of relationship management and can provide support with: the cultivation of prospective funders, proposal and application development, navigation of the College’s grants and donations policies and procedures, and stewardship including report writing.