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The Elisabethenkirche, a church in Basel city centre, has installed Switzerland’s first cashless donation machine.
A third sector delegation, the majority from Scotland, visited Brussels last month to discuss the impact of Brexit on civil society organisations both in Scotland and the UK, and to communicate their pro-European stance.
Money raised through crowdfunding rose from 28 million Swiss francs (CHF) or €25.7 million euros to CHF 128 million (€117.5m) in Switzerland last year: a rise of 362 per cent.