July 13, 2022

Survey reveals funding opportunity for Swiss nonprofits operating globally

A survey into the involvement of Swiss grant-making foundations in international giving has revealed an opportunity for more nonprofits to receive support. While many Swiss grant-making […]
May 31, 2022

Switzerland sees a new foundation created for each day of the year in 2021

Despite the coronavirus pandemic, Switzerland saw 365 new foundations created in 2021 – the highest number for five years. New support approaches are also on the […]
March 16, 2022

365 Swiss foundations established in 2021 but sector consolidation continues

A large number of new foundations were established in Switzerland in 2021 according to a preview of the 2022 edition of the Swiss Foundation Report – […]
February 9, 2022

Swiss report reveals how pandemic changed attitudes & behaviour towards nonprofits

In Switzerland, the pandemic triggered solidarity with those in need, changed donation behaviour, drove nonprofit digital transformation, and shaped media reports on the sector, according to […]
October 13, 2021

Donations to Swiss charities rise during pandemic year but digital giving remains low

Swiss charities received a total of €1.9 billion (CHF 2.05 billion) in donations during 2020 – with households donating 10% more than in the previous year, […]
April 7, 2021

2020 sparks increase in online giving among Swiss & German donors

2020 saw both one-off and regular online giving increase in Switzerland and Germany compared to the previous year, according to a report on digital fundraising by […]