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National policy responses for philanthropy and civil society across Europe in the context of COVID-19

May 1, 2020

This paper consolidates the major elements of a discussion on European governments' policy responses to supporting civil society and facilitating philanthropy and individual giving in the context of the coronavirus pandemic.

Enabling environment and civic space; Europe; Philanthropy ecosystems and infrastructure

The SDG Giving Landscape: An Insight into Philanthropic Giving to the SDGs

October 24, 2019

CAF America's report explores the SDG landscape that has emerged based on its donors' philanthropic giving since the goals entered into force on January 1st, 2016. It looks at the SDGs that rose to the top based on the level of support received and provides a window into how priorities have shifted year-by-year. In a regional and source-based setting, the report tracks the charitable giving of corporate, foundation, and individual donors through CAF America.

Multi-stakeholder collaboration and SDGs

South Africa Giving 2019

January 29, 2019

This South Africa Giving 2019 report is one of an international series, produced across the CAF GlobalAlliance, a world-leading network of organisations working at the forefront of philanthropy and civil society.The series also includes reports covering Australia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, India, Russia, the United States,and the UK.This is the second edition of this unique collection of country reports. As the series grows we will be ableto look at trends in giving for the first time: why and how people of different ages and social groups givein different countries; the way they give and who they give to, as well as gaining a better understanding ofpeople's participation in social and civic activities beyond financial donations and volunteering.

Cultures of Giving; Sub-Saharan Africa

Charitable Giving in the USA 2017

November 20, 2017

This Charitable Giving in the USA 2017 report is one of an international series, produced across theCAF Global Alliance, a world leading network of organisations working at the forefront of philanthropy.The series also includes reports covering Brazil, Canada, India, Russia, South Africa and the UK.As this unique collection of country reports grows we will be able to look at trends in giving for the firsttime: how people of different ages and social groups give in different countries; the way they give; therise of online or text giving; the importance of sponsorship and the different causes people support.

Cultures of Giving; Individual giving

Russia Giving 2017 - Infographic

November 1, 2017

This infographic gives an overview of the Russia Giving report, which provides unique insight into how people give, their motivations and which causes they support.

Asia-Pacific; Europe; Individual giving

Brazil Giving 2017 - Infographic

November 1, 2017

This infographic gives an overview of the Brazil Giving report, which provides unique insight into how people give, their motivations and which causes they support.

Individual giving; Latin America and the Caribbean

Brazil Giving 2017: An Overview of Charitable Giving in Brazil

October 1, 2017

This Brazil Giving 2017 report is one of an international series, produced across the CAF Global Alliance, a world leading network of organisations working at the forefront of philanthropy. The series also includes reports covering Canada, India, Russia, South Africa, the United States, and the UK. As this unique collection of country reports grows we will be able to look at trends in giving for the first time: how people of different ages and social groups give in different countries; the way they give; the rise of online or text giving; the importance of sponsorship and the different causes people support. We hope this suite of reports will give us a greater understanding than ever before of the different ways in which people give and the lessons we can all learn from giving in different parts of the world.

Individual giving; Latin America and the Caribbean

CAF World Giving Index 2017: A Global View of Giving Trends

September 1, 2017

The CAF World Giving Index looks at how and why people around the world give to charity. In this eighth edition of the CAF World Giving Index, data have been collected in 139 countries, which represents 95% of the world's population. The report includes questions about three different types of giving behaviour, with each country ranked according to their answers to: -Helping a stranger-Donating money-Volunteering timeKey findings:-Every Western country in the top 20 has a decreased score this year.-For the second year running, Africa sees an increase in all three giving behaviours, compared to its five year average.

Cultures of Giving; Trends and innovations (#NextPhilanthropy)

Philanthropy in the Asia-Pacific Region: A Mosaic of Giving to Bangladesh and the Philippines

July 19, 2017

Within the context of our Diaspora Program CAF America has partnered with USAID and Chevron for the first focus-country, namely Bangladesh. 

Asia-Pacific; Cultures of Giving

CAF UK Giving 2017 - An overview of charitable giving in the UK

April 1, 2017

CAF has been producing the UK Giving report since 2004, and has been tracking giving in the UK for several decades. In that time, there have been a number of changes to how the study is conducted in terms of approach and questions asked. As it is mentioned within last year's report, they listened to charities and their thirst for greater knowledge about giving behaviours in the UK and took the decision to move to a monthly tracking study rather than interviewing at four separate points in the year. This report covers the first year in which the research has been conducted monthly through YouGov's online panel.

Cultures of Giving; Europe

When size matters - The phenomenon of community foundations in small towns and rural areas of Russia

March 8, 2017

This research paper considers a phenomenon in local philanthropy development in small industrial and non-industrial towns, single-industry towns and rural areas in Russia known collectively as 'rural funds'.The goal of the research was to analyze the current state and activities of community foundations (hereinafter – CFs) working in small towns and settlements, explore the characteristic features of this type of foundation and the role they play in local community development as a unique phenomenon of local philanthropic activity in Russia.The research was carried out as part of the Programme for Development of Community Foundations implemented by CAF Russia and funded by the Global Fund for Community Foundations.

Grassroots and community philanthropy

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