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The German nonprofit sector has expressed concern after the independent research company GFK reported a significant fall in donors and donation levels in its annual trends and forecasts report.
Nonprofits in Germany are reliant upon the national banks developing a new, compliant online direct debit scheme, after the German Bundestag passed national SEPA legislation in November 2012.
A new IT-donation programme enables nonprofits in Austria to access software from IT donors such as Microsoft, SAP and Symantec. Since launch on 20th September 2012, over 100 nonprofits have participated in the programme, accessing software worth in excess of €200,000 Euros to date.