More articles “They are so big and they are so rich,” she said.
“But when you are a donor, you don’t think about the value of what you give and what it brings to your community.”
She also stressed the need for people to think about their contribution.
“I think it’s really important that people think about what they are donating to,” she added.
“You can’t just be thinking, ‘I’m donating $100 to a charity.’
The BNP has a large presence in the UK, with over 150 branches and a number of high-profile members. “
The list includes some of the world’s most well-known charities.
“And he is a big fan of the BNP. “
We have people like John Major, the Prime Minister,” she recalled.
“And he is a big fan of the BNP.
He’s been involved in a number campaigns and he’s seen the impact it’s had.”
In 2017, the BN launched a fundraising campaign to fund an anti-terrorism investigation into the BME community.
“There are thousands of people in this community that have lost their jobs, their homes, and their dignity,” Ms Poulter said.
She added: “And it’s a shame to see this community in this position.”
Some charities have been criticised for not doing enough to tackle the root causes of poverty, like food insecurity, housing affordability, homelessness and child poverty.
One charity that has been criticised is the National Trust for England and Wales (NTEW).
Ms Poulster has also found it difficult to understand the importance of giving to charities that are not based in the capital, London.
“The NTEW is the largest charity in the world and the reason they exist is because of the money that they raise,” she explained.
“When you think about all the people that are actually going to benefit, you’re not thinking about London.”
She said the trust needed to develop a strategy to get people to donate to their organisations in the country.
“That’s what we have to do now.
We’ve got to build that relationship and build a relationship of trust and respect,” she concluded.
“If we can build that trust and that respect, it will allow us to actually achieve some of these objectives.”
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“There is no one-size-fits-all,” Ms Palter said, and it’s important to remember that a donation from one person can have a big impact on another person.
“It’s not always easy to find the right charities, or the right places to give, because they are all so diverse.”