50 Fascinating Philanthropy Statistics


by Karen Perry-Weinstat

Blackbaud launched a new website compiling 50 of the most up-to-date statistics from the nonprofit sector, including data on giving, fundraising tactics, donor characteristics, platform and device information.

Here are a few salient facts:

• 72% of charitable giving comes from individuals
• 15% of charitable giving comes from foundations
• 5% of charitable giving comes from corporations
• 31% of charitable giving is faith-based
• 68% of nonprofit appeals require three or more clicks to make a donaton
• 73% of nonprofit appeals do not offer a “share” option after an online donation

Click here to view 50 Fascinating Philanthropy Statistics.

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