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Giving to the arts, culture and humanities

Dec 8, 2013
In 2012, giving to organizations geared towards supporting the arts, culture, and humanities jumped 7 percent, totaling over $14 billion.
Posted In: philanthropy, Arts, museums

Giving to international aid

Dec 8, 2013
Between 2011 and 2012, giving to international aid went up by more than 2 percent.
Posted In: international aid, natural disasters

Giving to human services

Dec 8, 2013
Giving to human services jumped by more than 3 percent from 2011 to 2012.

Giving to individuals

Dec 8, 2013
Donations to friends and family is a form of giving that can’t be calculated, since it usually happens in private circles and off the books.

Giving to public society benefit

Dec 8, 2013
Public society benefit includes organizations who work with voter education, civil rights and civil liberties.
Posted In: voter education, civil rights

Giving to the environment and animals

Dec 8, 2013
The number of environmental charity groups has been steadily growing over the past decade.
Posted In: environmental, animal rights

Giving to health

Dec 8, 2013
Organizations in health sector include hospitals, primary care facilities and health research.

Giving to education

Dec 8, 2013
Compared to other charity sectors, donating to education appears to be on the rise.

Giving to religion

Dec 8, 2013
Tithing, general contributions and other ways that Americans give to their church.

Marketplace and KQED discuss the new era of philanthropy

Dec 4, 2013
Join Marketplace Morning Report's David Brancaccio and KQED's Scott Shafer for a special event at the Nourse Theater in San Francisco.



About this collection

An inside look at the rarefied air of big donors and philanthropy from the Wealth and Poverty Desk.