Amount estimated that will transfer from one generation to the next in the year 2050, with gifts to nonprofit organizations

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Private giving (individuals, foundations, and corporations) reached $295 billion in 200... See Full Stat Info
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Those who gave to arts, education and health represented 14 percent, 26 percent and 37 ... See Full Stat Info
67% percent of households donated $25 or more to charity in 2002. Households contribute... See Full Stat Info
21% of households contributed to only secular causes. See Full Stat Info
14.3 million noncash donations were reported to the IRS in 2007 See Full Stat Info
The greatest portion of charitable giving, $229.03 billion, was given by individuals or... See Full Stat Info
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Non-cash clothing donations totaled $5.8 billion in 2007. See Full Stat Info
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$6.96 billion was given to environmental and animal-welfare issues in 2007-- a 10.8 per... See Full Stat Info
Corporations accounted for more than $15.6 billion (5.1%); and Foundations for $38.5 bi... See Full Stat Info
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