News and analysis
November 01, 2007

Modest Gains in Giving

Donations to large charities rose 4.3% in 2006

Donations to America's largest charities grew by 4.3 percent last year, to $67.5-billion, according to The Chronicle's annual Philanthropy 400 survey.

The increase was much smaller than in the previous two years, when giving rose by double-digit


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