Welcome to the Spring 2018 Series of Voluntary Action History Seminars

The Voluntary Action History Society organises a wide range of events.

This notice provides you with the dates and speakers for the five seminars which will take place this term and an abstract for the opening event on 15th January. All seminars are held in IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, Institute of Historical Research, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU.

15th January
Invisibility and Infamy: exploring the history of fundraising in the UK
Beth Breeze (University of Kent)

29th January
Building bridges of trust: child transports from Finland to Sweden during WWII
Ann Nehlin (University of Stockholm)

12th February
The first charity shops? Salvation Army and Red Cross stores (1890s-1910s)
Marjorie Gehrhardt (University of Reading)

26th February
Making history: stories of brilliant founders in the voluntary sector.
Caroline Diehl (Social Founders Network)

Our next seminar details:

More seminars coming soon!

Everybody welcome!

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