Gatsby Charitable Foundation

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"In 1967 David Sainsbury set up the Gatsby Charitable Foundation and agreed its first grant – £50 to the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine. David Sainsbury (now Lord Sainsbury of Turville) has since given Gatsby more than £1 billion to distribute to charitable causes....

"In Tanzania, Gatsby is partnering with the government to transform the country’s cotton sector, while our multi-million pound partnership with the Wellcome Trust to create the new Sainsbury-Wellcome Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour shows what can be achieved by working together."[1]


Accessed June 2012: [2]



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  1. Gatsby Charitable Foundation About, organizational web page, accessed June 29, 2012.
  2. Gatsby Charitable Foundation People, organizational web page, accessed June 29, 2012.