Atlantic appoints new CEO

first_img Tagged with: Ireland Howard Lake | 1 February 2007 | News Atlantic appoints new CEO Atlantic focuses its grantmaking on four areas of social concern: ageing, disadvantaged children & youth, population health, and reconciliation & human rights. The foundation makes most of its grants in seven geographic regions: Australia, Bermuda, Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, South Africa, the United States and Viet Nam.  18 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThiscenter_img The Atlantic Philanthropies, one of biggest foundations in the world, has appointed a new chief executive. Gara LaMarche, a seasoned human rights advocate, philanthropic leader and foundation executive, replaces Irish man John Healy from April 2007.LaMarche, 52, has been Vice President and Director of U.S. Programs of the Open Society Institute, an international foundation, since 1996. As Chief Executive Officer, LaMarche will work with the Board and Atlantic’s Founding Chairman, businessman Charles F. Feeney, to oversee a limited-lifetime foundation. Atlantic intends to disburse its remaining endowment of approximately $4 billion and complete its active grantmaking by 2016. It will cease operations soon thereafter. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

Revenue seize herbal cannabis at Shannon Airport

first_imgPrint YESTERDAY (13th) as a result of routine operations, Revenue officers seized 1.1kg of herbal cannabis at Shannon Airport. Previous article“Overwhelmed” staff at most COVID-hit hospital appeal for help as they battle surge in virus and patients on trolleysNext articleWitness Appeal – Discharge of a Firearm in Co. Clare Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Advertisement LimerickNewsRevenue seize herbal cannabis at Shannon AirportBy Staff Reporter – January 14, 2021 155 Linkedin Email Twitter Facebook WhatsApp The smuggled drugs, with an estimated value of €22,000, were discovered concealed in large packets of sharing crisps that were contained in a parcel that had originated in Spain and was destined for an address in Limerick City.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Investigations are ongoing.This seizure is part of Revenue’s ongoing operations targeting the importation of illegal drugs.If businesses or members of the public have any information regarding smuggling, they can contact Revenue in confidence on Confidential Phone Number 1800 295 295.last_img read more