Founding mothers: Eglantyne Jebb (1876-1928) and Dorothy Buxton (1881-1963)

From the middle of the 19th century, women played a key role in laying the foundations for the modern voluntary sector. In the first of a series, Third Sector columnist Gill Taylor and her daughter Bridget recall the work of the two sisters who founded Save the Children. Next week: the Victorian social reformer Mary Carpenter

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