Giving Trends - Top 300 Foundation Grant-Makers - 2015 report

Key facts and figures on giving, income and assets in the Top 300 UK independent charitable foundations ranked by grant-making

Updated: 06/11/2015
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Giving Trends - Top 100 Family Foundations - 2015 report

The latest Family Foundation Giving Trends report provides an update on annual charitable income and spending by the UK's top 100 family foundations in 2013/2014. The findings show the enduring appeal and value of the foundation model.

Updated: 06/11/2015
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An analysis of remittances and charitable donations in the UK

This report highlights the true nature and value of the generosity of the UK's migrant and minority groups

Updated: 18/06/2015
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The new state of donation: Three decades of household giving to charity 1978 – 2008

This report presents a comprehensive analysis of the main trends in giving to charity over the last three decades using data from the government's Living Costs and Food survey.

Updated: 18/06/2015
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Philanthropy and a better society

This report has been compiled in the light of the importance attached by government to the role of increased giving and philanthropy in achieving stronger communities and active citizenship.

Updated: 18/06/2015
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CGAP Working Paper - The relationship between volunteering and charitable giving: review of evidence

This short report provides a synthesis of research findings into the relationship between volunteering and charitable giving.

Updated: 17/06/2015
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CGAP Working Paper 2 - Government Expenditure on the Voluntary Sector in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

This paper, originally released in 2011, analyses government spending in the Welsh, Scottish and Northern Irish voluntary sectors for the years 2004- 05 to 2008-09.

Updated: 17/06/2015
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In tune with the spirit of the age? annual reports for the London Council of Social Service, 1919-1935

This paper selects three periods from the annual reports of the London Council of Social Service, those for 1918-19, 1920-1922 and 1930-1935 to explore the extent to which their content may be said to be "in tune with the Spirit of the Age."

Updated: 15/06/2015
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CGAP Briefing Note 2 - Charitable giving by UK households at Christmas

Many charities run special appeals at Christmas, but what actually happens to giving? This briefing note presents new results from an analysis of seasonal patterns in giving to charities.

Updated: 11/06/2015
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