Recession still bites those in need

While subscriptions and donations to Protestant Aid have thankfully increased in years, it has to be balanced against increasing demand which meant that PA’s charitable giving increased by 11% on the previous year, to €711,200.

There was also an appreciable 33% increase in school fees and expenses grants – up from €159,207 to €211,829 – while General Grants spending increased 19% to €294.869.