Foundation Giving Trends 2018

Scottish Charity Awards 2017 winner – Leading Light – Celine Sinclair, The Yard

Year of publication
Association of Charitable Foundations (Cathy Pharoah et al)

Key facts and figures on giving, income and assets in the top 300 UK independent charitable foundations.

Key findings
A new high point of £3.3 billion in grant-making by the Top 300 was reached in 2016/17.
Substantial real growth of 10.9% in grants in 2016/17 resulted from big increases by a few larger foundations, and was 8.8% if Wellcome Trust is excluded.

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