December 14, 2020
Climate crisis demonstration

German civil society seeks to protect status of nonprofits engaging in political activity

The German Fundraising Association is among a number of organisations calling for law changes to ensure that the country’s nonprofit organisations can be political in their […]
July 10, 2019
MANUELA EWERT AND MARTIN GEORGI

New board members elected at German Fundraising Association

The German Fundraising Association, Deutscher Fundraising Verband (DFRV,) has elected a new leadership team, with Martin Georgi taking over as chair and Manuela Ewert as vice-chair. The […]
December 5, 2018
Larissa-Probst-Portrait

New managing director for German Fundraising Association

The German Fundraising Association (DFRV) has appointed not-for-profit (NPO) expert and human rights activist Larissa Probst as its new managing director. Probst succeeds Arne Peper, who has […]
May 16, 2018

European Fundraising School scheduled for Berlin and Vienna

This year’s European Fundraising School will take place in Berlin as well as Vienna this summer, led by Eva Aldrich, president of CFRE International, and Bernard […]
July 20, 2017

Amazonsmile operating practices criticised

Amazon’s Smile platform, which donates 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible items to a charity of the shopper’s choice, has been criticised by the German Fundraising […]
February 7, 2017

Report: NGOs must emulate the commercial sector to survive long-term

German non-profits must look further forward and adopt more of the practices of the commercial sector if they are to survive long-term, according to a report […]