Philanthropy Impact

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News (UK)

As more people begin to focus on frugal living The Independent newspaper has gone against the trend and released a list of its top 30 UK philanthropists in 2008.


News (International)

A strong culture of charitable giving exists in the world’s four emerging economies, according to new research published this week by the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF).



A family in Liverpool has set up an endowment fund with the Community Foundation for Merseyside, to help reduce suicide rates in the area,...


Despite a looming recession, people will continue to support charities in 2009, but in different ways, according to a new survey.

A poll of internet users from across the UK revealed...


HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has released a summary report of responses to its consultation on the Substantial Donor legislation.

The consultation received 54 responses, with around half calling for full...


The Financial Times has launched the fourth annual FT Sustainable Banking Awards, in partnership with the International Finance Corporation (IFC).

The awards are designed to recognise banks and other financial institutions...


Corporate charitable giving may hold better than expected in 2009, according to a new survey of over 70 major US corporations by the LBG Research Institute.

The majority of corporations say...