News from The Netherlands

 

Gosse Bosma, Goede Doelen NederlandA new self-regulatory scheme for charity fundraising will be introduced in the Netherlands in 2016.  The system has been developed after the fundraising industry itself sought a more comprehensive system that would ensure higher standards across the sector, a greater focus on impact reporting and protection of public trust.

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This Autumn, the Dutch parliament will consider easing the application process for periodic grants, making the donation mechanism more cost-effective. 

 

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The Dutch national press and fundraising association, VFI, have raised concerns about whether a high profile national sporting event and fundraiser, Alpe d'HuZes, is being run openly and transparently.

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