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BREXIT AND ITS IMPACT ON CHARITABLE CAUSES

Following the vote to leave the EU, we look into its effect on UK giving to charities.

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ABOUT THE RESEARCH

Our Public Affairs and Research teams have examined existing evidence to consider how the vote to leave the European Union could affect charitable giving across the UK.

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KEY FINDINGS

  • A majority of charity CEOs feel the EU Membership Referendum result will have a negative impact on their charity or cause area.
  • Total donations by the UK public have remained steady since 2005, at around £10 billion per year – through financial crises, recessions and other major events.
  • Since the Referendum, levels of UK giving – in terms of donating money and volunteering – have stayed consistent.

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