business-giving

The Business of Giving

January 3, 2014

As the economy struggles to rebound and households continue to scale back on spending, there is an increasing trend in the business world toward investing in corporate social responsibility. Even in these tough economic times, companies realize the importance of supporting local communities and philanthropic causes. Supporting a cause that positively reflects on a brand […]

Online Charitable Giving

Online Charitable Giving

October 14, 2013

A fun graphical representation of findings from The Online Giving Study Source

Red

Red’s Reach

August 15, 2013

Ten years have passed since Red McCombs made his $50 million gift to the school. The unrestricted funds have extended well beyond the original sum through a unique matching program, serving as the rising tide that raised many other generous donations. Here is a snapshot of the reach of Red’s gift. Source

Do Americans Volunteer? Yes, They Do!

Do Americans Volunteer? Yes, They Do!

April 10, 2013

Americans get a bad rap – if you only watched the news, you’d come to the conclusion that we’re all obese diabetic criminals. However, this isn’t true at all – Americans are changing their worlds for the better. In Walden University’s study on social change, they found that 92% of Americans engaged in some form […]

The Golden Age of Giving: Which Countries Shell Out the Most Foreign Aid?

The Golden Age of Giving: Which Countries Shell Out the Most Foreign Aid?

March 14, 2013

Bigger doesn’t always mean better when it comes to foreign aid. Small countries can have deep pockets too — and some are much deeper than their larger neighbors. Take Norway, for example. The $4.58 billion it gives away is almost double what Switzerland donates – impressive already, but when you consider the Scandinavian kingdom’s scant […]

Charitable Donations as Holiday Gifts

Charitable Donations as Holiday Gifts

March 8, 2013

A graphic depicting survey results to help non-profits leverage the option of using charitable donations as holiday gifts. Suggestions of how non-profits can utilize these results in holiday marketing efforts. Source

Corporate Charitable Donations Rate in Canada

Corporate Charitable Donations Rate in Canada

December 12, 2012

Infographic: Corporate charitable donation rates in Canada Source

Leeds University Presents matched giving campaign results

December 2, 2012

Leeds University’s Alumni & Development Team have presented the results of their matched giving campaign in infographic form. The Big Match appeal ran from 2008 to 2011 to take advantage of the Government’s Matched Giving Fund for Universities. Every £3 donated by alumni was worth £4 to the university, or £5 if it was given […]

Occupy Wall Street Collects Money with WePay

Occupy Wall Street Collects Money with WePay

November 18, 2012

Since September 17, 2011, thousands of demonstrators have come together to protest the growing wealth disparity in America. WePay has provided Occupy campaigns an easy and quick way to accept donations online. Over 350 Occupy related donation campaigns have raised over $400,000 through WePay. At WePay, we wanted to get to know the people behind […]

Fundraising

Fundraising

August 26, 2012

This infographic shows how and where my donations come from while raising money for Dana-Farber Cancer Research Institute

Foundations

Foundations

July 19, 2012

This infographic takes a look at where the ten biggest companies donated money in 2005. It shows the biggest corporate donations and what’s the most they gave to a charity and what is the least they donated. Source