Media office archive

CAF is one of Europe’s largest charitable foundations. We produce research on charities and charitable giving, develop policy ideas and work with people, companies and charities to help good causes thrive.

Our Media team provides journalists with comments, interviews and information. We can be contacted 24/7 and have an ISDN line for broadcast interviews.

Our historical press releases are listed below. For the most current press releases, please visit the Media Office page.


Press releases

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Gift Aid has helped generate more than £60 billion for good causes, according to new analysis by CAF to mark the 25th anniversary of the policy’s introduction.
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More than 1.8 million households in the UK would offer a room to a refugee, a poll on people’s response to the ongoing crisis has found.
  • Chief Executive of Charities Aid Foundation, Sir John Low CBE
CAF responds to today's review of fundraising self-regulation which proposes a robust new regulator and an easier way for donors to get their details removed from contact lists.
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Morrisons have become the first supermarket to back #GivingTuesday - joining hundreds of UK charities and business partners who have pledged their support for the campaign.
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The majority of people trust charities and believe those providing public services must be spared from government spending cuts, new polling shows.
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Nearly 80% of the donations are still raised offline while online donations represent less than 10% of the total revenues amongst the NGOs working in India, according to a new research report
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The Young Trustees Guide aims to change the face of charity trustee boards given that only two per cent of charities have a young trustee serving.
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The majority of people want to be kept informed about the work of charities they give money to, research published today shows.
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Research published today by the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) found that bake sales in Great Britain helped raise an estimated £185 million for charities last year.
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A record £478 million was distributed to good causes by the Charities Aid Foundation in the past year, figures published today reveal.
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