PREVIOUS PRIZES

2017 PRIZE


Winners, nominees and guests gathered for the Achates Philanthropy Prize 2017 at the Delfina Foundation, London. The Awards were presented by eminent cultural philanthropist, Omar Al-Qattan. READ MORE


INDIVIDUAL PHILANTHROPY AWARD WINNER

The Plough Arts Centre and Claire & Ray Gard


CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY AWARD WINNER

November Club and Hexham & Northern Marts

2018 PRIZE


The Achates Philanthropy Prize 2018 was hosted by the Roundhouse, London.

The Awards were presented by Sarah Kowitz DL. READ MORE


INDIVIDUAL PHILANTHROPY AWARD WINNER

Ministry of Stories and John Gillman & Mary Winch


CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY AWARD WINNER

With One Voice (Streetwise Opera) and Laing O'Rourke

Winners of the 2018 Individual Philanthropy Award, Ministry of Stories and John Gillman and Mary Winch with Caroline McCormick (Director of Achates Philanthropy), Michael Nabarro, Marcus Davey (Artistic Director and Chief Executive of the Roundhouse), Claire and Ray Gard (winners of the 2017 Individual Philanthropy Award), Bill Swainson (Achates Philanthropy Foundation Trustee and Chair of the panel), Nigel Farnall and Angelica Puscasu (winners of the 2016 Achates Philanthropy Prize) and Cerian Eiles (Achates Philanthropy Associate).


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Ministry of Stories workshop (photo Tom Oldham)

Winners of the 2018 Corporate Philanthropy Award, Streetwise Opera and Laing O'Rourke team, with Caroline McCormick (Director of Achates Philanthropy), Richard Naylor (BOP Consulting) and Dagmar Walz (Achates Philanthropy Foundation Trustee).


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With One Voice choir (photo Lorena Mossa)

Richard Wolfenden-Brown (Director, The Plough Arts Centre), Omar Al-Qattan (Awards host & philanthropist), Michael Nabarro (Co-Founder and CEO, Spektrix), Claire & Ray Gard, Annemarie Shillito (Catalyst Changemaker & Business Development Manager, The Plough Arts Centre), Caroline McCormick (Founder, Achates Philanthropy Prize) and Sophie Hatch (Outreach Director, The Plough Arts Centre).


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Quirk Theatre at The Plough Arts Centre – the school group audience received a subsidised travel deal funded by donations (photo Annemarie Shillito)

Greg Wise (actor), Cinzia Hardy (Artistic Director, November Club), Robert Addison (Manager, Hexham and Northern Marts) and Peter Brooke-Ball MRBS (sculptor of the Awards).


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Beyond the End of the Road at Hexham Auction

(photo November Club)

2016 PRIZE


The winner of the inaugural Achates Prize was announced at the annual Spektrix Conference.

The Award was presented by eminent philanthropist, David Verey. READ MORE


INDIVIDUAL PHILANTHROPY AWARD WINNER

Theatre Royal Stratford East and Nigel Farnall

Nigel Farnall and Angelica Puscasu winners of the 2016 Achates Philanthropy Prize for supporting Theatre Royal Stratford East.


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Theatre Royal Stratford East