In part three of our series on the Giving Australia 2016 report, Associate Professor Wendy Scaife suggests her biggest concern is fewer givers, giving more.
This third item in F&P’s Giving Australia 2016 series provides core data that nonprofit/volunteer organisations, givers and volunteers can use. It highlights key findings from the largest population of giving Australians – everyday Australian givers and volunteers – and is based on the meaty Individual Giving and Volunteering report.
This study draws on:
• a review of previous research captured in the Giving Australia 2016 Literature Review (busy change-makers might enjoy the summary version on 19 giving topics!)
• 31 interviews and 25 focus groups regarding giving and volunteering in Australia
• a representative telephone survey of 6,201 adult Australians, stratified by age and gender across all states and territories.
Who gives and what was asked and heard
Many giving – and non-giving – voices were heard in the study: the young, the middle aged and…