In numbers

17,531

Small charities

£1,021,977,722

Total annual income of small charities

£1,006,788,741

Total annual expenditure of small charities

Key Findings

  • 12% of small charities work in the East of England, the fourth largest regional proportion in England and Wales.
  • Small charities in the East of England receive 10% of overall annual income, the fourth highest regional share in England and Wales.
  • 84% of small charities working in the East of England have an income of under £100k.
  • 7% of COVID-19 grants distributed to small charities went to the East of England.

Voluntary sector funding

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The number of small charities

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Further reading

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