News from France

 

Half of French people trust charitable organisations more than the state for tackling social issues, such as poverty, exclusion and disabilities, according to a recent survey from the Comité de la Charte.

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

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The rise in charitable donations in France in 2013 was driven by greater generosity from charities’ current supporters and masks a continued fall in new donors.

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This Summer, hospital foundations in France were granted charitable status. It is hoped that this will encourage donations towards medical research programmes in hospital.

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