Philanthropy Impact

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The global wealth boom has not only increased the number of high-net-worth individuals in the UK and USA, it has also seen a growth of billionaires in countries such as...

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Higher education, health, and cultural arts organisations receive the bulk of the largest gifts that individuals, foundations, and corporations contribute to American philanthropy, according to a new study.

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Individual giving levels in the UK have long lagged behind those in the United States.  In the US 1.67% of GDP goes towards philanthropic projects, compared to only 0.73% in...

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A new report shows that giving to charity is down.  The proportion of the population who gave to charity dropped 3% in 2007, to 54%, whilst the total amount given...

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Giving back, rather than leaving a legacy, is one of the findings of what motivates wealthy Americans in a comprehensive study of the country’s high-net-worth households.

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GlobalGiving, the US-based online marketplace that connects donors to charitable projects around the globe, will launch in the UK in spring 2008.

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A new report from the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) has found that corporate community investment (CCI) is becoming increasingly tied to business strategy and corporate governance.  The report also highlights...

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Expanding economic development in China has led to an explosion of the super rich and a surge in philanthropic donations, according to investment bank analysis and a wealth report.

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High-Net-Worth individuals (NHWIs) in the US appear more concerned about their attitudes about giving to philanthropic causes than the possibility of a recession according to a recent survey.

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A new organisation that aims to overcome social exclusion by sharing knowledge within the third sector and networking with the support of a donor community has been founded by well-known...

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