September 18, 2019
writing

First Free Wills month to launch in Finland as figures show rise in legacy giving

Fifteen percent of Finns have now made a Will and 40% have considered doing so, according to new research on legacy giving in Finland, with 9% […]
March 27, 2019
euros

Fundraising Act approved by Finnish parliament

A new Fundraising Act has been approved by the Finnish parliament and has been welcomed by the sector, with the expectation that this will make it easier […]
December 5, 2018
Sitra

Impact reporting an increasing challenge for Finnish non-profit organisations

Increasing pressures on associations and foundations in Finland are adding to the need for organisations to prove their impact in their reporting if they are to […]
September 19, 2018
Finnish Government Palace

Finland’s NGOs invest in wide-ranging funding as Government grants become harder to access

Charities in Finland are looking to invest in additional income streams as government funding becomes harder to access, research has found. Marketing research company Taloustutkimus interviewed 122 non-profit […]
February 7, 2018
Euros

New Finnish Fundraising Act proposed to make it easier for charities to raise money

A new Fundraising Act has been proposed for Finland that would make it easier for charities to raise vital funds. A working group is already preparing […]
September 19, 2017

VaLa celebrates graduation of first professionally certified fundraisers

Finland’s first professionally certified fundraisers graduated this month, following the successful completion of a course that took place between January 2016 and May 2017. Twenty-five fundraisers […]