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EU Referendum Result: now what for charities?

On Friday 24 June the UK voted in favour of leaving the European Union after 43 years of membership. Responding to the result of the Referendum on Friday morning Debra Allcock Tyler, Chief Executive of DSC, said:

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Divided votes can divide nations. As charities we must make sure that we don’t allow politics to divide us. We must focus on our beneficiaries. We must lead by example and demonstrate compassion and understanding to those who think differently to us. That is what makes us special.



Click here for a detailed analysis of what we can expect from the referendum result.