Mobile Giving Visualized

March 6, 2014

Of particular note is the profile of the average mobile donor: these donors are young, diverse and digital. If your company seeks to reach millennials and other young, wired deomgraphics, adding mobile to your cause marketing strategy is a good move for 2012. Source


Festive Frenzy: A Look at the Most Sought-after holiday gifts for the last few years

January 21, 2014

Every holiday shopping season has its hottest, hippest, must-have gifts. Over the last few years, high-tech toys have inspired tremendous desire and created a cult-like obsession to acquire them at any cost. Which of these gadgets and gizmos had us searching online and standing in line? For a peek at the most popular presents from […]

Online Charitable Giving

Online Charitable Giving

October 14, 2013

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

Responsible Gift Giving

Responsible Gift Giving

May 6, 2013

Nearly one third, of adults say they will donate money to charity rather than purchase some gifts this holiday season. Four in five adults, say they appreciate it when people make a donation to a charity rather than purchasing a gift for them.


Who’s the Most Generous?

April 12, 2013

89% of US households give to charity with the average contribution being $1,620. The largest private foundation for giving is the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation while the largest corporate grant maker is the Bank of America Charitable Foundation. All in all Americans like to give and are pretty generous in their giving read on […]



February 13, 2013

87% of Americans believe that Christmas should be more about spending time with family or caring for others than gifts. Source


Data, Data Everywhere

December 23, 2012

Yes, social change is often slow and always challenging to execute. But in this age, when computers have made data of all kinds easy and inexpensive to collect and analyze, why would anyone who is passionate about their charity’s work not want to know how it was performing? Source

Redefining Action Hero: Bill Gates is Better Than Batman

Redefining Action Hero: Bill Gates is Better Than Batman

November 23, 2012

Obviously most of us don’t have the kind of capital that Bill Gates has to work with, but I feel that everyone could learn from his philosophy towards philanthropy. I admire that his approach is both compassionate and practical. He sees charitable endeavors as something well worth investing in, because ultimately everyone benefits from an […]

Charitable Giving by Top Philanthropists

Charitable Giving by Top Philanthropists

August 14, 2012

This infographic is inspired by the The ?Sunday Times Rich List 2011 – an annual list of the wealthiest 100 people in the UK. In collaboration with the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF), this list also captures information about charitable giving. New to for 2011 are more detailed questions about motivations for charitable giving and views […]