Just Released: Giving USA 2014

Sara Leonard Uncategorized

The 5 Articles series features articles covering subjects relevant to nonprofit success, leadership, marketing, human resources, communications, social media, finance and governance – articles we’d consider must reads. With so much out there to take in, we want to share five that we don’t think you should miss. Enjoy!

Giving USA: The Annual Report on Philanthropy, the seminal publication reporting on the sources and uses of charitable giving in the United States, was released last month. This annual report provides a tremendous amount of information. In case you don’t have time to read the whole report, we’ve gathered several resources to increase your understanding of the results.

Charities Try New Strategies as Fundraising Rebounds by Alex Daniels
Hear how some charities are approaching the upward swing in donations

Corporate Giving Declines 3.2%; Donor-Advised Funds Up Sharply by Alex Daniels
Who gave last year – individuals, corporations, foundations?

What You Need To Know about the New 2014 Giving USA Report by Gail Perry
Fundraising expert Gail Perry boils it down to what we need to know.

Giving USA 2014 Spreecast from The Osborne Group
Hear from experts Bob Osborne and Laurel McCombs as they discuss the results of Giving USA and what they are seeing in their work.

Giving USA: Americans Gave $335.17 Billion to Charity in 2013; Total Approaches Pre-Recession Peak from Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at IUPUI
An overview of the research results from the report’s research partner

Click here to purchase the full report or download the free summary from Giving USA