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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 100,000. Rankings ...

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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 to ...

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6/17/14 — Charities Try New Strategies as Fundraising Rebounds

The Chronicle of Philanthropy By Alex Daniels Charitable giving may not be mired in a “lost decade” after all. Donations will climb back to their 2007 pre-recession peak sooner than expected, according to a new estimate, thanks largely to strong gains on Wall ...

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