New Data Reveals Giving Tuesday Is a Goldmine of New Donors

| November 9, 2017

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In 2016, 3.5 percent of all transactions on Classy occurred on Giving Tuesday alone. That’s 13 times more than a typical day on the platform. Overall, the movement raised $177 million worldwide, a 50 percent increase from the previous year. These incredible Giving Tuesday data spikes speak for themselves: people are participating in the movement, and it warrants your attention.

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