A Study of Major Gift Potential in the Netherlands

Sep 01, 2006
  • Description

This research project aims to provide data on the size of the nonprofit sector and the value of philanthropy in the Netherlands, demonstrating the substantial potential for major gift fundraising. This study was based on interviews of more than twenty nonprofit partners as well as donors, advisers and other contacts. The sections deal with the key characteristics of major donors in the Netherlands, their motivations and expectations, the strategies for development and prospective new ways of financing NPOs as well as the "barriers" preventing the development of major gift fundraising. Online references are included.