See the ups and downs of giving by the key sources of private donations and the progress they have made in returning to the levels achieved before the recession started in 2007. - See more at:

See how giving to different causes has changed since before the recession began in 2007.

To select a cause, use the drop-down menu. Hover over any bar to see giving for that year and the percent change from the previous year.

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Note: All dollar figures are adjusted for inflation.
Source: “Giving USA,” Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

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