Too many charities?

Five thousand new charities are created each year. However, according to an ICM poll for the Media Trust, 70% of the public think there are too many similar charities competing with each other.Five thousand new charities are created each year. However, according to an ICM poll for the Media Trust, 70% of the public think there are too many similar charities competing with each other.The Charity Commission now approves only 65% of applications, down from 90% a few years ago. Yet still 95% of charities in England and Wales are too small to employ paid staff, and half of all charities have annual incomes of less than £1,900. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  17 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 8 November 2000 | News Is it time for a change? Read Too many cooks? by Alison Benjamin in Society in The Guardian. About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Too many charities? read more