Features and Opinions
As ASSIF sets its sights on building membership and the wider profile of the fundraising profession in Italy, Fundraising Europe interviews ASSIF Board member, Trainer and Consultant at the Scuola di Roma Fund-raising.it, Andrea Caracciolo Di Feroleto, about the work of the Association and the challenges that lie ahead.
With global reports of falling donation levels, nonprofits in Europe appear to be bucking the trend. And yet, emerging reports of a dip in voluntary income in both the UK and Germany, raises questions for the future. Fundraising Europe reports on the latest giving data.
To succeed in an increasingly challenging fundraising environment, charities must overcome their inbuilt aversion to risk and innovate, argues Lucy Gower, independent trainer and consultant specialising in fundraising innovation.
As fundraisers in Finland prepare for a new regulatory environment, the Finnish Fundraising Association (VaLa ry) maintains its focus on influencing those changes to ensure that regulation will not become overly burdensome or restrictive for nonprofits.
Fundraising Europe interviews Secretary General, Pia Tornikoski, about the work of the association and the challenges that lie ahead.