The report has a wealth of information that provides an overview of national giving in 2014. There is a version of the report, “Highlights” that breaks down the statistics in an easy to read semi-infographic format. Check out and download the free, yes free, Giving USA 2015 Highlights here. It is also located on our blog – “What We Do,” “Resources,” and under the header “Tools for Nonprofits.”
Sneak Peak Key Findings
Total 2014 contributions = $358.38 billion.
Charitable giving in the the US increased by 7.1% in 2014.
About Giving USA
Giving USA, headquartered in Chicago, has been around for 59 years. In the almost six decades they have provided the most comprehensive data available for charitable giving. Both the Giving USA Foundation and our own Hoosier school – Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy have collaborated to produce Giving USA .