September 9, 2020
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Coronavirus encourages community action among Finns

The coronavirus has inspired more community action in Finland, with an increase in people helping others and an enthusiasm for participating in covid-related community activities. The […]
May 26, 2020
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Decline in giving & fundraised income sparks concern among Finnish NGOs

The coronavirus has seen Finns reduce their charitable giving while charities’ own fundraised income has also declined, according to research from Finnish fundraising association VaLa. In […]
April 1, 2020
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New Fundraising Act comes into force in Finland

Finland’s new Fundraising Act came into force on 1 March, making it easier for charities to raise funds. Pia Tornikoski, secretary general of the Finnish Fundraising […]
March 4, 2020
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First book published for fundraising in Finland

The first dedicated book for fundraising in Finland is to be published this month, equipping charities across the nation with knowledge and ideas for raising funds […]
September 18, 2019
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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
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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 […]