How a more flexible system of tax reliefs could inspire a culture of philanthropy
Published: Wednesday, 07 June 2017 08:50
While tax reliefs aren’t currently seen to be a major driver for philanthropy in Germany, Astrid von Soosten, board member of the German Fundraising Association (DFRV) and Head of Ressource Development at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory discusses their importance and explores what improvements could be made.
YOUR VOICE: How the Swedish Fundraising Marketplace is Changing
Published: Wednesday, 19 April 2017 09:59
With many smaller charities starting to fundraise for the first time in Sweden and rapid advances in the profession, Fundraising Europe interviews Charlotte Rydh, Secretary General of the Swedish Fundraising Council (FRII) about how the sector is changing.
Fundraising is increasingly important for smaller charities, but how can you ensure that your organisation is seen and heard? HelsinkiMissio's Kristiina Backberg talks about the importance for smaller charities of building partnerships to extend capacity and shares her tips for fundraising success.
Expert view: Why are large charities scooping the funding pool?
Published: Wednesday, 19 April 2017 09:34
While the public shows greater sympathy for small local charities, it is the larger ones that reap the lion’s share of funding, says John Baguley, Chair of the International Fundraising Consultancy. In this month's Expert View, he talks about why this is the case and how smaller charities can level the playing field.