Survey of local third sector support providers
Capacitybuilders has completed its fifth and final survey of local civil societysupport providers. Begun in April 2009, this series of surveys has sought tounderstand how support providers (infrastructure organisations) have beenaffected by a period of significant political and economic change.
Each survey has covered the following areas:
changing patterns of demand for support services
changes in income
organisational responses to the recession
the impact of current economic challenges on wider civil society
expectations for the future.The five surveys have been conducted at roughly six month intervals.
Survey 1 – May 2009; Survey 2 – October 2009; Survey 3 – April 2010;Survey 4 – October 2010; Survey 5 – February 2011