May 15, 2019
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France sees unprecedented decline in donations

Donations to associations and foundations in France during 2018 declined for the first time in ten years, figures from the French fundraisers union France générosités have […]
May 15, 2019
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Interview: What does Notre Dame tell us about French philanthropy?

Fundraising for the restoration of the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris raised over €1 billion in just two days following the devastating fire, but critics argued […]
March 27, 2019
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The face of the French fundraiser revealed in sector study

Job satisfaction and optimism about the future are high among fundraisers in France despite an increasing workload and concerns over raising sufficient funds, according to the […]
March 27, 2019
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New tax laws see donations drop in France

Changes to French tax laws saw donations fall steeply in 2018, according to figures from France générosités, which represents 97 charitable organisations across the country. France […]
May 16, 2018

Changes to French wealth tax may reduce donations, study shows

A study commissioned by the Apprentis d’Auteuil Foundation on the effect of a change to France’s wealth tax on donations to charity has found that fewer households expect […]
May 16, 2018
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Scale of French generosity revealed in Fondation de France study

A total of €7.5 billion is donated annually in France, a study by Fondation de France has shown. Individuals are responsible for 60% of this total, according to […]