Latest Third Sector Trends report launched

On May 27th, in conjunction with the Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland, Professor Tony Chapman of Durham University presented the fifth and latest edition of Third Sector Trends in North East England.

The ground breaking annual study gives a snapshot of the scale, dynamics and needs of the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector in North East England.

Findings this year showed there are 7,200 third sector organisations in the North East, supported by 38,250 full time equivalent employees, and 154,400 volunteers, giving 11million hours of work for free.

The Community Foundation has shared resources following the launch event, including:
- Summary survey report
- Full survey report
- Recording of the launch presentation
- Recording of the post-launch Q&A, including reflections on how the sector may fare post COVID-19
- Resources from the full twelve years of Third Sector Trends
- Slides of the launch presentation are attached.