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June 27, 2019

Giving USA 2019: Most Nonprofits Will Need to Work Harder for Their Money


Giving USA released its report on charitable giving in the United States for 2018, and few are likely to find any reason for enthusiasm in the numbers. The good news is that last year saw the second-highest amount in nominal dollars ever donated by individuals. The not-so-good news is that 2018 was second behind 2017, which means that giving in nominal dollars declined this past year for the first year since the Great Recession.