Marsha Forbes

Global Lead Funding Advisor at Joining Forces Initiative by World Vision

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Marsha is a seasoned Funding Leader with a distinguished track record in driving national and global civil society projects. With extensive experience collaborating with a diverse range of organizations, from startups to large-scale entities, she specializes in engaging a broad spectrum of supporters. Currently, she is working with the Joining Forces Alliance to end violence against children, building on her previous leadership experiences with World Vision, Spurgeons’ Children’s Charity, and Plan International, among others. Her expertise is marked by innovation and agility within strategic leadership of fundraising operations and the elevation of fundraising initiatives. She is committed to sustainable income growth, underpinned by comprehensive Fundraising Plans that cultivate crucial donor relationships. Dedicated to providing strategic direction and specialized insights, her goal is to leave a lasting impact on marginalized communities around the world. Her strong educational background includes a BA (Honours) in Business Studies with International Studies and an MBA from Cranfield University. She is currently enhancing her wealth of fundraising expertise by pursuing certification in Impact Investment & Blended Finance.