INFOGRAPHIC: Giving Tuesday 2018 Makes Philanthropic History

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On November 27, 2018, people around the world participated in a record-setting collective movement—Giving Tuesday.

In its seventh year, this global giving day’s initial findings surpassed 2017’s impressive initial results by nearly 40 percent, raising $380 million in the U.S. alone. On Classy, nonprofit organizations raised a total of $15,379,066 from 126,956 donors—our largest single giving day to date.

Check out the infographic below to get all the details on this monumental event.

Giving Tuesday 2018 Infographic

Congratulations to all on an incredible year! We’re excited to continue the conversation on how to fold Giving Tuesday donors into your community and nurture them into long-time supporters. Be sure to subscribe to the Classy blog to ensure you get the latest in Giving Tuesday topics delivered straight to your inbox.

Editor’s Note: For the purposes of data collection in this infographic, we kept our time frame in Central Standard Time. If you’d like the full picture of Classy’s Giving Tuesday 2018 data, head to the microsite below.


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