Poppy Facer

Development Associate

Poppy is a Development Associate at Cause4. She recently joined the team having completed a BA in History at UCL with a year abroad at the University of Toronto.

She has varied experience from her previous roles, working as an events co-ordinator at the Munk School of Global Affairs, a research assistant investigating Systems Change at the University of Oxford and a content writer for the social enterprise TabooZapp.

She is passionate about finding creative solutions to social problems and is excited to build on her previous experiences to gain a broader understanding of the charitable sector as a whole.




Posts by Poppy Facer

The 2019 Charity Digital Skills Report highlights urgent need to develop tech-savvy Boards

20th June, 2019 | By Poppy Facer

For three years now, the Skills Platform, in partnership with Zoe Amar Digital has released a national report to assess digital competence across the charity sector. This year's survey received 540 responses from charities with income ranging from below £10,000 to above £10million and disappointingly, several key points measured demonstrated very limited progress or a decline in overall digital skills and preparedness.

Cause4’s Pick of the Month May 2019

3rd May, 2019 | By Poppy Facer

May is an exciting month for us here at Cause4 – and not just because Spring is here! This month, our acclaimed Trustee Leadership Programme will be starting for 2019, while we also celebrate our 10th Birthday; a whole decade of delivering dynamic change for social good! We haven’t forgotten about our favourite Social Entrepreneur, Charity Leader, Trustee and Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy Fellow of the Month, however – and we are delighted to showcase them here! 

#BeATrustee: Meet the Alumni - The Muscle Help Foundation

4th April, 2019 | By Poppy Facer

Having completed the Trustee Leadership Programme, Michael Rudman joined the Board at The Muscle Help Foundation. Read his story here.