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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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.
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Not giving up your seat to a pregnant or elderly person and using a disabled parking space when you don’t have a blue badge are Britain’s most hated habits. Find out what else makes the list.
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A pioneering scheme providing support to social enterprises has won a prestigious national investment award.
  • Olga Alexeeva
On 13 November Alliance magazine announced the launch of the Third Olga Alexeeva Memorial Prize.
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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.
  • Seedling
Government shouldn’t ignore the needs of charities when it comes to social investment, says a new report released today.
  • Spotlight
Congratulations to our Customer Service team, who have been named among the top five call centres in Britain.
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Charities, businesses and MPs gather in Westminster today (Tues) to pledge their support to the growing global #GivingTuesday movement, which asks people to make a simple commitment to a cause of their choice at the start of the festive season.
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The UK and Ireland are leading the way in Northern Europe when it comes to acts of generosity, according to a unique study of global generosity released today.
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UK Minister for Civil Society Rob Wilson has praised UK generosity and urged people to join the #GivingTuesday movement
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