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CASE Insights on Philanthropy (Australia and New Zealand) survey collects detailed information about fundraising and donors to measure the philanthropic performance of higher education institutions. It also provides an estimate of the overall impact of philanthropy on the higher education sector.
This survey of philanthropic giving uses the methodology used by the CASE-Ross Support of Education Survey, UK and Ireland adopted by UK universities. It is an important tool for institutional leaders, development and alumni staff who work at education institutions as it allows them to be more rigorous in benchmarking, more confident in accountability and more persuasive in relationships with alumni and other donors. This survey is a key source of information on this subject, enabling institutions to compare themselves with similar universities.
Participating in the survey benefits institutions and the overall fundraising profession. The survey findings will help:
In addition, the survey findings, and ability to easily compare results to previous years, help university teams set objectives, assess performance, make informed investment decisions, lobby senior management for investment and improve overall departmental performance.
Universities that have participated in the survey will have access to an online toolkit to benchmark their performance against other universities and their previous submissions.
The survey asks for data on specific fundraising variables: