Jenny Oppenheimer has worked in the grant-making sector for over ten years and currently chairs the Corston Independent Funders Coalition. She is Grants Manager at the Pilgrim Trust, responsible for the Trust’s Social Welfare portfolio. Jenny is also the UK Co-ordinator for Ariadne – a network of international funders working on human rights and social change issues across Europe. Jenny has been involved with the Corston Independent Funders Coalition since its early days and was the Grants Manager for the Women’s Diversionary Fund. Since then she has continued to volunteer and work in areas relating specifically to women and their families. Previously, she worked as a consultant in the healthcare sector. Prior to that, she was involved in business information management and research, working for organisations such as OC&C Strategy Consultants, the BBC and J Walter Thompson.