Faith opens up wallet for international aid, study finds
Faith is the force Development and Peace counts on when they ask for money. A new study by the Angus Reid Institute shows they have the right idea — but also that it may not be enough.
The study shows religiously engaged Canadians are the most likely to give to charities serving overseas communities. Church-going Canadians are also the most likely to be engaged on issues of global poverty and development.The trouble is that only 21 per cent of Canadians actually give any money at all to development charities and most of us don’t have any idea how badly the Canadian