AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Ethnic Minority Foundation appoints its first marketing team It aims to recruit 100,000 BME professionals as donors to the endowment fund of £100m and as volunteers in the movement for social regeneration. It has already begun building the capacity of the BME voluntary sector and encouraging BME professionals to donate to the foundation. Director of Fundraising and Marketing Jim Swindells, said: “We have drawn people from within the corporate and voluntary sectors, therefore we have a good mix of skills and experience in the team. I am confident that we are up to the challenge of meeting such an ambitious target.” Howard Lake | 24 January 2003 | News The six-strong team are responsible for promoting the organisation and raising an endowment fund of £100m to support the charity’s efforts for Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) voluntary organisations in the UK.The team consists of Head of Communications Matthew Sowemimo, Head of Direct Marketing Michael Lefante, Direct Marketing Officer Usha Tharmalingam, Head of Fundraising Swazi Maini and Marketing Administrator/Researcher Safina Hussain. The Ethnic Minority Foundation was established in 1999 to build a secure base for Britain’s minority ethnic communities. Advertisement 46 total views, 1 views today 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.