Contributions / charitable donations given to environmental and animal-welfare issues and charities in 2007



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The sum of gifts by individuals and through charitable bequests in 2007 is $252.18 bill... See Full Stat Info
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In 2006, nonprofits received $1 trillion in revenue, a 5.7 percent increase over 2005. See Full Stat Info
Religious organizations continue to receive the biggest share of donations accounting f... See Full Stat Info
About 12.9 billion hours were volunteered in 2006, the equivalent of 7.6 million full-t... See Full Stat Info
In 2007 charitable bequests, which are made by individuals, totaled $23.15 billion, an ... See Full Stat Info
Corporate stock represented the largest category of noncash donations at $13.7 billion ... See Full Stat Info
In fact, in any one year, some 70% of Americans give to charity 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
Corporations accounted for more than $15.6 billion (5.1%); and Foundations for $38.5 bi... See Full Stat Info
Taxpayers between 45 and 55 years old donated more food, clothing, household items, and... See Full Stat Info
Contributions to public society benefit organizations - nonprofit organizations such as... See Full Stat Info
14.3 million noncash donations were reported to the IRS in 2007 See Full Stat Info
Nearly six million tax returns reported $36.9 billion in noncash charitable donations a... See Full Stat Info
34% contributed to both religious and secular causes. See Full Stat Info
Social or human service charities raised $29.64 billion in 2007, -- an increase of 8.4 ... See Full Stat Info
Corporations and foundations contributed 5.1 percent and 12.6 percent respectively was ... See Full Stat Info
Corporations, including corporate foundations, donated $12.7 billion in 2006, up 69 per... See Full Stat Info
$6.96 billion was given to environmental and animal-welfare issues in 2007-- a 10.8 per... See Full Stat Info
Easements were the largest category in terms of average donation per return at $684,733... See Full Stat Info
By 2050, an estimated $41 trillion will transfer from one generation to the next, with ... See Full Stat Info
In 2006, the estimated wage value of volunteer time was $215.6 billion?equivalent to 43... See Full Stat Info
Charitable giving to colleges, universities and educational organizations accounted for... See Full Stat Info
In 2006, nonprofits contributed $666.1 billion to the U.S. economy. See Full Stat Info
Approximately $15.1 billion of the donations or 40.8 percent, were made by taxpayers 65... 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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