The North East Philanthropy Story

Our rich philanthropic heritage is woven into the very fabric of North East society. Learn here how acts of generosity in the past continue to deliver for us today. Read more about understanding philanthropy and it's history here.

To date the following North East philanthropists have been profiled.

Modern (1751 - 1950)

Philanthropy expands dramatically as subscription to good causes like hospitals, schools, universities and cultural institutions becomes normal among well-off people.

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