Parvez Khan, the Chairman and Managing Director of Pacific Ventures said, "At Pacific Ventures we were looking for somebody to represent the brand while believing in the work and social ethics we follow, feeling for our CSR cause more than just a corporate formality the way we do and also standing himself as a stalwart in the arena of social philanthropy and benefaction
Come on Cardiff Council, honour this great benefaction
Oakeshott suggested that "a university which has power to refuse a benefaction
thought to be eccentric to its character must, when it exercises that power, have some sense of its own character and identity" ( 2001, 130).
Findlay's massive benefaction
remained anonymous until the formal opening of the building in 1889.
Of both regal and religious significance, the shrine's direct relationship to imperial power is unique in Islamic architecture and provides valuable information about the methods of architectural benefaction
prevalent in early modern Iran.
Astonishing as it may seem, this is the first full biography of David Scott Mitchell, the great Australian bibliophile and collector whose benefaction
created the Mitchell Library.
The Roman philosopher Seneca, for example, spoke of instances in which a master owes gratitude to his slave when the slave provides a benefaction
beyond his expected duty.
A major theme of these collected papers concerns the lay perception of the efficacy of intercession for personal salvation in relationship to the religious institutions chosen for benefaction
4 million [pounds sterling] in 2010 prices--it was administered by the Nuffield Medical Trustees, appointed in terms of the larger 1936 benefaction
to the University.
and Ruler of Dubai and was made possible through the benefaction
of HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein.
The fan vault sheltered religious belief and benefaction
on a local scale--and required a separate roof to shed the rain.
So here I am, in traditional wool dressing gown and striped pyjamas, unshaven and looking I'm sure, for all the world like a children's illustration of a man in his forties sat on an early Sunday morning with a cup of coffee, awaiting the day's benefaction
Prof Chris Day, pro-vice chancellor of Medical Sciences, said: "This sort of benefaction
makes a huge difference to our ability to take forward our groundbreaking work and life-saving research in the future.
In exchange for benefaction
in the shape of land grants, pensions and titles, feudals, clerics and tribal chiefs were co-opted by colonial managers to provide political stability and collect revenues.
6mt of coal a year for 40 years from the company's Grootegeluk coal mine, the largest coal benefaction
site in the world.