October 12, 2022

Chair re-elected plus two new board members at Germany’s DFRV

Martin Georgi is to continue as chair of German fundraising association Deutscher Fundraising Verband (DFRV) for another three years, and will be joined on the board […]
August 30, 2022

Donor expectations prompt German nonprofits to under-invest internally

Civil society organisations (CSOs) in Germany are deliberately reducing investment in internal infrastructure, training and other processes because of the “unrealistic expectations” of some donors, a […]
July 13, 2022

Germany issues renewed calls for law changes to speed up emergency aid delivery

On the anniversary of the German flood disaster (7 July), the German Fundraising Association (DFRV) has been supporting calls for legal reforms to help aid reach […]
May 24, 2022

German foundation sector sees strongest growth in 10 years

Germany’s foundation sector saw its strongest growth in 10 years in 2021, according to figures from the Association of German Foundations. Last year 863 new foundations […]
March 16, 2022

DFRV calls for regulation changes to speed up emergency aid response

The German fundraising association (DFRV) is calling for regulatory changes to help donations get to their intended destination quickly in emergency situations. With support urgently needed […]
January 12, 2022

Germany’s flood year prompts record donations

Germans donated around €3.8 billion between January and September in 2021 – the year of the country’s flood disaster, according to a survey for the German […]