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1/20/2015 – CGC Letter to New Members of Congress

The Charitable Giving Coalition sent a letter today to newly-elected members of Congress urging them to protect the full value and scope of the charitable deduction as budget and tax-related legislative items are considered. See the full text of the ...

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6/20/14 — Online Donors in Seattle Are America’s Most Generous, Study Finds

The Chronicle of Philanthropy By Caroline Bermudez Seattle’s residents give more online per person than those in any other big metropolitan area, according to a new study. The report, conducted by Blackbaud, the fundraising-technology firm, ranked 265 cities with populations greater than ...

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6/17/14 — Giving increases for some sectors, not for others

The Washington Post By David Crary, Associated Press Wealthy donors are lavishing money on their favored charities, including universities, hospitals and arts institutions, while giving is flat to social service and church groups more dependent on financially squeezed middle-class donors, according ...

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