% / Percent increase in charitable giving to causes related to International affairs, human services, environment and animals, and arts, culture and the humanities in 2007

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For the first time charitable giving in 2007 broke through the $300 billion mark, with ... See Full Stat Info
Taxpayers with annual gross incomes between $100,000 and $200,000 gave the most non cas... See Full Stat Info
14.3 million noncash donations were reported to the IRS in 2007 See Full Stat Info
Corporate stock represented the largest category of noncash donations at $13.7 billion ... See Full Stat Info
In 2006, nonprofits contributed $666.1 billion to the U.S. economy. See Full Stat Info
Arts donors' contributed on average 2.1 percent of their income to secular causes, one ... See Full Stat Info
Corporations and foundations contributed 5.1 percent and 12.6 percent respectively was ... See Full Stat Info
Social or human service charities raised $29.64 billion in 2007, -- an increase of 8.4 ... See Full Stat Info
Americans tend to give about 3% of their income to charity, unless they've lost their j... See Full Stat Info
Contributions to public society benefit organizations - nonprofit organizations such as... See Full Stat Info
Foundations gave $36.5 billion in 2005, a 197 percent increase from 10 years earlier. See Full Stat Info
Total givings to arts, culture, and humanities organizations, including historical and ... See Full Stat Info
Individuals continue to contribute the lion's share of all donor dollars - more than $2... See Full Stat Info
In fact, in any one year, some 70% of Americans give to charity See Full Stat Info
In 2007, Americans set a new record by giving $306.39 billion to their favorite causes,... See Full Stat Info
In 2006, nonprofits received $1 trillion in revenue, a 5.7 percent increase over 2005. See Full Stat Info
Individuals donated $222.9 billion in 2006, compared with $107.6 billion in 1996; perso... See Full Stat Info
11% of households contributed to religious causes only. See Full Stat Info
Corporations, including corporate foundations, donated $12.7 billion in 2006, up 69 per... See Full Stat Info
Religious organizations continue to receive the biggest share of donations accounting f... See Full Stat Info
Education donors supported, on average, 2.7 other secular causes averaging 1.5 percent ... See Full Stat Info
Easements were the largest category in terms of average donation per return at $684,733... See Full Stat Info
Charitable giving to colleges, universities and educational organizations accounted for... See Full Stat Info
61.2 million people said they volunteered in 2005. See Full Stat Info
Approximately $15.1 billion of the donations or 40.8 percent, were made by taxpayers 65... See Full Stat Info
Religion, $102.32 billion (33.4%), Education, $43.32 billion (12.1%), Human services, $... See Full Stat Info


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