September 21st, 2014
It remains to be seen whether research funded by the ice bucket challenge will lead to better treatment for motor neurone disease, or a cure.
But what it has done is bring the disease to the public's attention. "They'd heard of breast cancer, they'd heard of leukaemia, but they hadn't heard of MND,"
By Kate Hagan, Craig Butt
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In conversation with Nicole Richards at the Philanthropy Meets Parliament Summit, Daniel Lee shared his insights on topics including the role of philanthropy as a driver of systems change which addresses root causes of social challenges, the relationship between philanthropy and government and what the new political environment in the United States means for philanthropy.