Posted on 16 March 2017 Rosa Gallego, DAFNE chair, was interviewed on Mexican TV during the WINGS Forum in Mexcio City. She presented some of the highlights from the Forum and also described the differences and commonalities between philanthropy in Mexico and Spain. View the full interview here.
Posted on 2 March 2017 DAFNE and WINGS have developed a self assessment App based on the 4Cs planning and evaluation framework (Capacity, Capability, Connections and Credibility). The on-line tool presents a chart describing the state of the field and the users degree of influence. Results can be compared at regional and global levels. This is a prototype with the […]
Posted on 2 February 2017 27 participants representing national associations and donors forums from 17 countries participated in the DAFNE Winter Meeting in Berlin 19-20 Jan 2017. Despite our diversity we face common challenges, and because of our common interests, working together is essential. In the rare opportunities to come together we pack as much in as we can – […]
Posted on 26 January 2017 Representatives from 17 European countries came together to exchange know-how, strengthen pan-European ties, and discuss challenges the philanthropic scene in Europe is facing.
Posted on 6 January 2017 How does the relationship between corporate foundations and their funding corporations impact on their governance, mission, and practice. Alliance Extra summarized proceedings of this DAFNE organized Knowledge Exchange, in a feature in December. ‘It was a true exchange – this sort of event will move the field forward’. The full article is available here http://dafne-online.eu/resource/corporate-foundations-knowledge-exchange-a-significant-first/ ‘
Posted on 21 November 2016 Belgium
DAFNE is partnering with King Baudouin Foundation and others in organising a one-day conference that will bring together all major European philanthropic networks and actors, within the European Institutions on May 12th, 2017. The purpose of ‘Boost Philanthropy in Europe‘ is to bring philanthropy in our society to the forefront and to show that philanthropy […]
Posted on 18 November 2016 Germany
A Guide to Community Foundations in Germany The Country Guide presents community foundations in Germany. Twenty years after the first community foundation was established in Germany, there is great interest abroad in German community foundations. How do community foundations position themselves within their social context? What are their legal bases? What are their distinguishing features? […]
Posted on 9 November 2016 United Kingdom
The Association of Charitable Foundations (ACF) has published an excellent practical guide on governance, staffing and operations has been published. The guide will appeal to those interested in the establishment and ongoing effectiveness of corporate foundations, with advice and examples from those already active in the sector. This Guide can be downloaded for free here. Hardcopies are […]
Posted on 2 November 2016 Turkey
TUSEV recently published the Individual Giving and Philanthropy in Turkey report which presents comprehensive and up-to-date data on perception on philanthropy, trends and motivations in individual giving in Turkey as well as providing a comparison on the change in the understanding of philanthropy and giving practices in the last decade. You can find the full report […]