Donors’ trust in charities exceeds trust in the state and charitable giving is on the rise, according to two new French studies. 

 

 

Although the news is largely positive, experts warn that this growth is not sufficient to compensate for widespread public funding cuts, greater need from beneficiaries and a decline in new donors. 

 

Read more in these two news reports:

 

France Puts Its Trust in Charities - the annual study of donor confidence from the Comité de la Charte.

 

Voluntary Income Rise Driven by Loyal Donors - the annual France Générosités study reports on charitable giving trends.