Introducing The Society Lottery A society lottery is a valuable fundraising tool for non-commercial societies set up for charitable purposes, for enabling participation in, or of supporting, sport, athletics or cultural activity or any other non-commercial purpose other than that of private gain. A Lottery Must Meet Three Criteria To be
Generosity Decreasing Globally Generosity appears to be on a downward pattern globally, despite a growing culture of charitable giving across many countries. This is according to the recently released Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) World Giving Index 10th edition. The Index bases their figures on what percentage of the population have helped a
Public Views Fundraising Positively According to research recently published by the Institute of Fundraising (IoF) just over 40 per cent of people have a positive view of fundraisers. Meanwhile just less than 20 per cent maintain a negative view of fundraisers. The study, titled: “What does the public think of
Slightly more than half of charities across England and Wales increased their income in the last financial year, according to the latest Charity Financials Income Spotlight report, with overall income growth up 5.8% to £4.3 billion. 46.7% of charities in England and Wales saw income decrease, meanwhile two fifths of all revenue generated came from London. This year, the 2019 Charity Financials Income Spotlight report looks at income by location for the first time and shows that nearly 21,000 charitable organisations are located or registered in London, which holds 40% of the revenue generated in 2017-18. 17% more came from the South East and 12% from Anglia and Eastern.