Please find below all the pre-recorded 14 October breakout session videos. For more info on each of these session, please read our full NPC Ignites programme:

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You can watch our day 2 breakout sessions here. the To find out more about NPC Ignites 2020, follow the links to view the full NPC Ignites programme and our full list of speakers. If there are any issues with any of the videos, please email for assistance. Click here to return to the NPC Ignites home page.


Mergers and sharing models: Joining forces for a greater impact

For more on mergers, read our guide Let’s talk mission and merger.

When research meets practice: Learning from the shared evaluation of the Youth Investment Fund (YIF)

Find out more about the Youth Investment Fund evaluation.

What is the State of the Sector, eight months into the Covid-19 crisis?

Read our State of the Sector 2020 research, published as the crisis hit.

How evaluation approaches among small charities have shifted during the pandemic: Insights from Inspiring Impact and ChEW

Find out more about Inspiring Impact.

Carry on collaborating – how can the spirit of the crisis be maintained for the future?

Learn how to implement place based approaches using our framework for place.

History of philanthropy

Rethink, rebuild: How systems thinking can help navigate our changed landscape

Find out more about Rethink, Rebuild.

Investing for Impact: A foundation’s journey to using all of their assets for social change