As Wealthy Give Smaller Share of Income to Charity, Middle Class Digs Deeper - How America Gives - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas: "As the recession lifted, poor and middle class Americans dug deeper into their wallets to give to charity, even though they were earning less. At the same time, according to a new Chronicle analysis of tax data, wealthy Americans earned more, but the portion of the income they gave to charity declined.
Using the IRS data, The Chronicle was able to track gifts to charity at the state, county, metropolitan-area, and ZIP code levels. "
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Monday, October 06, 2014
As Wealthy Give Smaller Share of Income to Charity, Middle Class Digs Deeper - How America Gives - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas
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