Giving USA 2009 Released

The Giving USA Foundation released its Giving USA 2009 report on June 10, 2009. Charitable giving in the United State estimated at $307.65 billion in 2008. It is the first decline in giving since 1987 and the second decline since Giving USA began publishing in 1956. For full details on the 2009 report, please check out http://www.givingusa.org/press_releases/gusa/GivingReaches300billion.pdf