Kristina Glenn is director of Cripplegate Foundation, a grant-making trust addressing poverty and inequality in Islington. Cripplegate Foundation has partnered with five other trusts to form Islington Giving, successfully encouraging funders to work with businesses and residents to give money and time to invest in projects that tackle these issues.
Kristina has worked in or with the voluntary sector for over 30 years with local authorities, central government and other grant-making trusts. She has been an active supporter of many community groups ranging from women ex-prisoner organisations to youth projects. She is chair of London Funders which brings together local authorities and independent funders to shine a light on issues that affect Londoners.