A Summary of Findings from the 2016 Annual Report on the State of Philanthropy in Serbia, Part 1
Domestic philanthropy in Serbia in 2016 was characterized by a slight increase from 2015 in the number of instances of giving recorded (1.6% – from 3,218 to 3,270) and a slight decline in the total estimated value of donations (4.9% – from €22.32 million to €21.22 million). Average per capita giving in Serbia declined slightly as well, from €3.14 to €3.00.
The value of donations sourced from mass individual giving (informal giving by citizens at events, in donation boxes, online, SMS and through other means of mass collection through campaigns and appeals) increased in 2016. Mass individual giving now comprises 25.2% of overall estimated giving.