The research reports listed below are a small sampling of the research available to nonprofits, NGOs, and charities worldwide. The data can be used to help your organization craft your next online fundraising and digital marketing strategy.

If you would like to suggest a specific report be added to the list, please contact Heather Mansfield or post a link in the comment section below. Thank you!


For Nonprofits Worldwide:

1. 2019 Global NGO Technology Report :: Download
Published by Funraise and Nonprofit Tech for Good

2. 2019 World Giving Index :: Download
Published by the Charities Aid Foundation

3. 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report :: Download
Published by the Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good
[Please take the 2020 Global Trends in Giving Survey!]

4. The Act of Giving Report :: Download
Published by Global Web Index

5. Volunteer Management Progress Report :: Download
Published by VolunteerPro

For Nonprofits in the United States:

6. 2020 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report :: Download
Published by Nonprofit Marketing Guide

7. Women Give 2020 :: Download
Published by the Lily Family School of Philanthropy

8. 2020 Nonprofit Trends Report :: Download
Published by Salesforce

9. Benchmarks Study 2020 :: Download
Published by M+R

10. 2019 Charitable Giving Report :: Download
Published by the Blackbaud Institute

11. 2019 Email Deliverability Benchmarks Study :: Download
Published by EveryAction

12. Giving USA 2019 :: Download
Published by the Giving USA Foundation

13. Why America Gives 2019 :: Download
Published by Classy

14. 2019 Fundraising Effectiveness Project :: Download
Published by the Association of Fundraising Professionals

For Nonprofits in Canada:

15. The Giving Report 2020 :: Download
Published by CanadaHelps

For Nonprofits in Africa:

16. 2020 Growing Giving in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania Report :: Download
Published by the Charities Aid Foundation

17. 2019 State of African CSOs Report :: Download
Published by EPIC-Africa

For Nonprofits in Asia Pacific:

18. 2020 Australian Communities Report :: Download
Published by Australian Communities

19. Australia Giving Report 2019 :: Download
Published by Good2Give

20. Digital Technology in the Non-for-Profit Sector 2019 :: Download
Published by Infoxchange (Australia & New Zealand)

21. Everyday Giving in India Report 2019 :: Download
Published by Sattva

22. Charitable Giving in Asia Pacific 2015 :: Download
Published by MasterCard

For Nonprofits in Europe:

23. Charity Digital Skills Report 2019 :: Download
Published by Skills Platform

24. Status of UK Fundraising Report 2019 :: Download
Published by Blackbaud

25. La place du numérique dans le projet associatif en 2019 :: Téléchargez
Publié par Solidatech

For Nonprofits in Latin America:

26. Encuesta OSC y Technolgía 2018 :: Descargar
Published by Wingu


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