Laura Gabe

Development Coordinator


Laura joined Cause4 as a Development Coordinator in October 2018. Prior to joining Cause4, Laura worked within the Curatorial and Development departments at contemporary art charities, developing the fundraising strategies and public programme.

Laura’s experience in fundraising and development began with Rising Arts Agency, for which she is now the Non-Executive Director. As the co-founder of Rising, Laura was able to mould the organisation’s core values and policies growing the company which supports 16-25 year olds in the creative industry.

Laura holds a BA (hons) in Fine Art from the University of the West of England and has completed placements and internships in organisations such as Cass Sculpture Foundation, Spike Island Gallery, Arnolfini and the Peggy Guggenheim Collection.



Posts by Laura Gabe

The Value of Volunteers – In Response to Art Fund’s News

28th January, 2019 | By Laura Gabe

With the news that Art Fund is disbanding its volunteer programme, many have questioned the value of volunteer programmes. However, at Cause4 we see the real value in volunteer support, for individuals and companies and we’re scratching our heads as to why the Art Fund would make such a move.

The Rise of Digital Trustees

17th December, 2018 | By Laura Gabe

Following on from Cause4’s response to the Charity Digital Code of Practice, we wanted to expand the discussion on the need and the role of Digital Trustees in charities today.