February 10, 2021

Landmark ruling eases forthcoming telemarketing laws for Dutch charities

On 26 January 2021, the Dutch government unanimously approved two amendments to the proposed Telecommunications Act, softening the rules for charities in contrast with legislation for businesses. The […]
January 13, 2021

Dutch nonprofits increase annual charitable spend by 9%

Nonprofits in The Netherlands have increased their annual expenditure on social causes by 9%, according to a tracking survey by Goede Doelen Nederland. The rise amounts […]
December 9, 2020

Dutch annual legacy income reaches €305m for top 100 charities

Legacy donations now total an annual €305m in the Netherlands for the country’s top 100 legacy charities, and accounts for 11% of their total income, according […]
November 4, 2020

Almost two-thirds of Dutch charities see income hit by COVID

More than 62% of Dutch charities saw their income fall between January and September, while 52% expect it to fall even further in the coming months, […]
August 5, 2020

Dutch trust in charities higher than consumer confidence during pandemic

The coronavirus crisis has had less of an impact on donor confidence in the Netherlands than on that of consumers, according to the findings of the […]
May 6, 2020

Value of Dutch philanthropy rose to €5.7bn in 2018

The Dutch gave €5.7 billion in the form of money and in-kind donations in 2018: 0.8% of GDP, according to new figures from The Center for […]