May 15, 2019
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Dutch charity sector seeks opt-in exemption in proposed telemarketing bill

With a new telemarketing bill being drafted in the Netherlands, the country’s charities and charity associations are pushing for an exemption for  nonprofits on opt-in telemarketing […]
March 27, 2019
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Draft transparency law raises objections in the Netherlands

Dutch third sector organisations have raised major concerns over proposed legislation that would require charities to make public the details of large donations and their donors. […]
December 5, 2018
money

Income and spend up for Dutch charities in 2017

Dutch charities saw their income rise by 7.3% in 2017, while the amount they spent on their cause rose by a similar 7.7%, according to a […]
December 5, 2018
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Netherlands could see ban on telemarketing without prior consent

A proposal has been put forward in the Netherlands that could see telemarketing banned unless people have actively opted in. On 08 October 2018, state secretary […]
March 21, 2018
Bitcoin

Initiative launches to encourage more charities to accept Bitcoin

Four Dutch crypto enthusiasts have launched an initiative that both encourages people to donate their bitcoins, and charities not already accepting them to do so. The Bitcoin […]
February 8, 2018
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Contactless payment jacket helps Dutch homeless

Dutch agency N=5 has created a contactless payment jacket that enables people to give a euro to the homeless without handing over any cash. The ‘Helping Heart’ jacket, a […]