Philanthropy Impact

Inspiring philanthropy and social investment across borders, sectors and causes



You might find some of these reports useful. Some reports are held as PDF documents within the site and others link to other sites.

Book List
"This book should be required reading for new donors and experienced philanthropists. Klein and Berrie have crafted a winning combination of practical guidelines and heartfelt personal accounts to create a moving call to action for anyone who wishes to give...
Expert opinion
The Impact Investing Institute is very pleased to see the Charity Commission encourage charity trustees to consider whether their investments are informed by and consistent with their charity’s purposes and...
Oxford Risk
Key points By conflating risk tolerance with behavioural risk attitudes, advisers will potentially replicate (or optimise for) all the silly things investors do already, rather than helping to mitigate and...
Expert opinion
Superb alignment between the Board, the executive and key stakeholders including funders can be incredibly powerful. Just as the opposite can be an organisation destroyer or an obliterator of value...
Blackbaund in partnership with The Institute of Fundraising
Introduction The Status of UK Fundraising 2019 Benchmark Report was carried out by Blackbaud Europe together with the Institute of Fundraising. 30% of respondents were from small charities (total income...
The ImPact and the Center for Sustainable Finance and Private Wealth (CSP) at the University of Zurich
This pilot study, which is the first of three annual surveys to be undertaken with grant support from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, compiles the responses of...
nfpSynergy is a research consultancy that aims to provide the ideas, the insights and the information to help non-profits thrive . Introduction – our argument on the challenges of measuring...
Barclays and Savanta
New research from Barclays Private Bank finds ‘lack of faith’ between wealthy individuals and charities is a major barrier to giving in the UK B arriers to Giving, a new...
Expert opinion
At Jersey Finance’s Annual Private Wealth Conference in London , on 26 September 2019, it was made inexplicably clear that philanthropy and socially responsible investing (SRI) are now core considerations...
Expert opinion
With the monumental volume of decisions being taken around the globe every day involving a myriad of simultaneous interests and factors, the importance of making time for thinking cannot be...