State of the Sector

The definitive resource on the size, scope and finances of the Northern Ireland Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sector 

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More People Giving to Charity Compared to One Year Ago

26 Jan 2017Rachel Shannon RISPResearch, Individual Giving, State of the Sector, Charitable giving

People in Northern Ireland are more likely to give money to charity compared to one year ago, according to NICVA's latest Individual Giving survey.

NICVA Launches NI Faith Survey

11 Nov 2016Rachel Shannon Faith based engagementViewfinder (Research), State of the Sector

NICVA has launched a short online survey for all faith based organisations in Northern Ireland. If you are a faith based organisation we would love to hear from you. 

State of the Sector Profiles the VCSE Workforce

30 Sep 2016Rachel Shannon ResearchResearch, State of the Sector, HR

NICVA’s latest State of the Sector research sheds light on the size, scope and finances of the VCSE sector in Northern Ireland in a brand new online format. This article focuses on the Workforce section of the research. 

Communities Minister sets out priorities for sector

28 Sep 2016Lisa McElherron Research, PolicyState of the Sector, Research, Policy, Volunteering

NICVA members from across Northern Ireland got together on 28th September for the official launch of the new State of the Sector research and a special Ministerial address from Minister for Communities Paul Givan MLA.

State of the Sector Explores Volunteering in the VCSE Sector

23 Sep 2016Rachel Shannon ResearchState of the Sector, Research

NICVA’s latest State of the Sector research sheds light on the size, scope and finances of the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise sector in a brand new online format. This article focuses on the Volunteering section of the research. 

State of the Sector Explores Organisations' Outlook for the Year Ahead

5 Sep 2016Rachel Shannon ResearchResearch, State of the Sector

The latest State of the Sector research sheds light on the VCSE sector in Northern Ireland in a brand new online format. This article focuses on the Future Issues section of the research. 

NICVA’s State of the Sector Profiles the VCSE Sector

22 Aug 2016Rachel Shannon RISPResearch, State of the Sector

NICVA’s latest State of the Sector research sheds light on the VCSE sector in Northern Ireland in a brand new online format. This article focuses on the Profile section of the research. 

NICVA Launch State of the Sector Research

9 Aug 2016Rachel Shannon ResearchState of the Sector

NICVA has launched its latest State of the Sector research in a brand new online format. Explore the new online resource here.

Sector Forecast Survey Preliminary Findings Released

17 Jun 2016Rachel Shannon RISP, ResearchResearch, State of the Sector

Earlier this year NICVA launched their Sector Forecast Survey which explored organisations outlook for 2016. This article presents some preliminary findings from the research. 

Individual Giving in Northern Ireland 2015

11 Feb 2016Rachel Shannon ResearchSector Issues, Charitable giving, State of the Sector

NICVA's latest research into charitable giving in Northern Ireland examined who donated to charity, how much they gave and the causes they supported. This year's Survey also examined participation in social media fundraising campaigns.