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.

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Press releases

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  • Giraffe
CAF Bank, the leader in charity finance, today announced that members of ACEVO, the charity leader’s network, can enjoy special loan discounts for their organisations as part of a new partnership.
  • Trophy
CAF Bank has been shortlisted in the Bank of the Year category at the inaugural Charity Times Better Society Awards, which recognise commercial companies who provide fair, safe and ethical services.
  • Volunteers
Only 7% of employees say they are given paid time off to volunteer by their employers and nearly a quarter (22%) don’t know if this opportunity is available to them, according to research commissioned by the Charities Aid Foundation.
  • Seedling
CAF Venturesome will put up to £375,000 into two Social Impact Bonds - Aspire Gloucester and Fair Chance Rewriting Futures - which will work to help young people who are not in education, employment or training to turn their lives around.
  • Building stones
The younger generation of millionaires is less concerned with just making profits when it comes to investing and is more likely to have ethical or social investments, according to research released today by CAF.
  • Donation can
Research has found that those earning over £55,000 are more likely to use a larger variety of charities than those with incomes of less than £14,000.
  • Giving Tuesday logo
Charity donations online rose sharply on #GivingTuesday, the global day of giving, figures have revealed.
  • givingworld_54
The proportion of people who make financial contributions to charity is significantly higher in countries offering tax breaks for giving, reported a ground-breaking study conducted by Nexus, McDermott Will & Emery LLP and CAF.
  • Olga Alexeeva
On 13 November Alliance magazine announced the launch of the Third Olga Alexeeva Memorial Prize.
  • Donation can
A pioneering scheme providing support to social enterprises has won a prestigious national investment award.
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