Funding crisis or maturing market?

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Sophie Hobbs

THE ‘FUNDING CRISIS’

  • Media and anecdotal reports of cuts and closures.
  • Non Profit Job Losses and Service Cuts Survey 2012:
    80% reported significant funding cuts
    64% reported having to cut services; 21% loss in jobs.
  • UCT researcher, Alexander O’Riordan: funding to SA is at an all-time high.
  • Trialogue’s CSI Handbook: funding increasing year-on-year.
  • Nedbank Private Wealth Giving Report II: fewer giving and giving less.
  • Global aid down 6% between 2010 & 2012
  • African Grantmakers Network: HNWI $7bn every year
  •  Follow-up survey in October 2013.