European News

Pan-European fundraising news.

 

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Foundations Chart 2015

A new report into public foundations has identified more than 141,000 registered foundations in 22 European countries, with combined annual expenditures of more than €56 billion euros.

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A growing proportion of Europe’s population are donating money to charity and performing acts of kindness, according to a new report from the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF), published last month.

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CFRE International, the international certifying body for the CFRE® certification for fundraising professionals, has recently announced updates to the programme’s application requirements and CFRE examination, which will take effect in January 2016.

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UNHCR Refugee Crisis AppealThe European Foundation Centre (EFC) and Alliance have joined forces to map what philanthropic actors are doing in response to the current refugee crisis.

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