Events we’re taking part in; and news, views and comment from our members and supporters:
1st April 2023 – A life-changing visit to the African Science Academy in Ghana. The STEM school is fully funded by the UK’s African Gifted Foundation and gives gifted girls from across Africa to the opportunity to study maths, further maths and physics A-levels and access to the world’s best universities.
February 2023 – Entrepreneur and philanthropist, Tom Ilube CBE, is an inspiration for anyone wishing to make a difference in the world. This blog on the Crossword website reminds us that we can all achieve great things.
14th and 15th November 2022 – Kate’s Meal Appeal launch at Fintech Talents festival with golf putting challenge.
19th November 2020 – #BreaktheCycle raises £6000 for mental health charities Beat, MQ, YoungMinds and Mental Health UK
5th July 2019 – At the Paytech Awards, Streeva took home the Paytech for Good award for their Swiftaid solution for helping charities recover Gift Aid on contactless donations
December 2018 – We were excited to be at the Banking Technology Awards to present the Fintech for Good award to Deutsche Bank for their CommunITy Hackathons initiative and their work with charities Cure Leaukemia and Autistica.
30th & 31st October 2018 – We’re excited to be going to the #fintech festival, FintechTalents, where we’ll once again be hosting a the MQ Mental Health pop up photography exhibition, featuring the celebrity faces of their powerful #WeSwear campaign.
13th July 2018 – We’ll be at the #PaytechAwards presenting the Paytech for Good award, for outstanding contribution to the community by a Paytech organisation.
10th July 2018 – A pop-up photography exhibition in support of mental health awareness, hosted at Starling Bank’s offices. Featuring the faces of the powerful ‘We Swear’ campaign by mental health charity, MQ.
15th June 2018 – Preparations for the first ever #fintech festival are well underway, so Kate Bolton caught up with the organisers of FintechTalents to explain how the act of doing good can energise teams and deliver tangible benefits to society.
25th January 2018 – the industry’s first #fintech #cakeforgood bake sale, in partnership with Level39 Canary Wharf and Femtech Global, and in support of homeless charity and members club, The House of St Barnabas.
12th December 2017 – Christmas fundraiser for The House of St Barnabas with 11:FS and friends at the Fintech Insider After Dark Christmas special.
15th July 2017 – Lessons from a 50km night walk through London by Janet Du Chenne, Deutsche Bank
24th April 2017 – Pushfor take part in Comms for Good Walk50 charity challenge by Amanda Steward, Pushfor
27th March 2017 – Collaboration for Good; the world’s first banking industry charity challenge published by Banking Technology
26th March 2017 – The true value of connection, collaboration, community by Janet DuChenne, Deutsche Bank
20th March 2017 – Public speaking won’t kill you (probably) by Harriet Allner, Starling Bank
6th March 2017 – Fintech grows a conscience by Chris Gledhill, Secco
1st December 2017 – This is Comms for Good by Kate Bolton, Comms for Good
17th November 2016 – 5 women in fintech you need to follow right now by Harriet Allner, Starling Bank
24th October 2016 – May the brand force multiplier be with you published by Temenos