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75% Of Millennials Donated Money To Causes In 2011, Survey Shows

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According to the recent Millennial Impact Report, 75 percent of young people donated to causes last year and 63 percent said they gave their time to volunteer.

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(US) New Survey Reveals That 2011 Was the Year of Organizational Change Among Nonprofits But That Challenges Still Remain

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The survey, which was supported for the second year in a row by the Bank of America Charitable Foundation, reveals that while 2011 was a year of significant organizational and programmatic changes, many nonprofits are still facing fundamental challenges that threaten the
stability of the sector and the well-being of the people they serve.

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Canadians Appreciate the Value of Charities but Want Better Information on How Donated Funds are Allocated, New Survey Shows

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Most Canadians consider charities to be important in filling a gap of needs not being addressed by the public and private sector. However, a challenge remains in communicating and educating donors about fund allocation.

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(US) New Survey Shows Charities are Struggling with Fundraising in 2011

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The study, based on data from more than 800 groups, found that more than half achieved no increases or saw donations drop.

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75% of Australian Donors Feel Charities do Not Communicate Well About How Donations are Used

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Australian charities are at risk of losing valuable donors by not thanking them or informing them of what their donations are achieving – and this is heightened during disaster giving appeals, according to Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) Australia.

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