Head of Programme - Young People
Ruth Pryce is Head of Programme – Young People, leading our strategic priority supporting organisations working with young people. Ruth has always worked in the not-for-profit sector, starting out volunteering with and then leading a small charity, STAR (Student Action for Refugees), and moving to grant making, initially at BBC Children in Need (the UK’s largest independent grant-maker for disadvantaged children and young people), and then for a number of organisations including London Councils, the R.E. Ross Trust (a small family trust) and the State Government in Victoria (Australia). She has experience in delivering ambitions grant programmes, and in designing strategy and processes. Ruth is passionate about the potential of young people, the social sector and of philanthropy to enable change.