Board approves £6m donation to Nominet Trust and September Communiqué

16th September 2013

Following another strong financial year, Nominet has made a £6m charitable donation to Nominet Trust.

The Nominet Board approved the donation at their September meeting.

Lesley Cowley, Nominet CEO, comments: “It has been another successful year for the Trust and I would like to congratulate them on their achievements. I am pleased that once again strong business performance has allowed us to continue our commitment to the Trust. This donation will ensure they are able to continue to support innovative use of the Internet to address the important social and economic challenges that we currently face.”

Annika Small, CEO, Nominet Trust said: “At Nominet Trust we are demonstrating that digital technology can transform the way we address today’s social and economic challenges. It is thanks to the generous investment from Nominet that allows us to make this happen. We would like to thank Nominet for their continued support of our work. As the UK’s only dedicated Tech for Good funder, we will continue to seek out and invest in effective new approaches of using digital technology to deliver real social change.”

The Communiqué from the September Board Meeting has also been published.