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Nov. 1, 2021

The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Volume 34, Issue 1

Cover Story


  • DATA

    America’s Favorite Charities 2021

    This interactive table features the Chronicle of Philanthropy’s annual rankings of charities. We base the primary ranking on cash support received by cause-driven nonprofits (which does not include gifts to donor-advised funds) in 2020. See our methodology, and read related stories.
  • Major Gifts

    3 of America’s Favorite Charities Received Gifts From MacKenzie Scott

    Over the past two years, few donors have gotten as much attention as MacKenzie Scott, the novelist and former wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.
  • Data

    How the Chronicle Conducted Its America’s Favorite Charities Survey

    Our survey of the nonprofits that raise the most in gifts of cash and stock used data compiled from Internal Revenue Service Form 990 filings, surveys sent to tax-exempt organizations, and other sources.