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Charitable Giving Report: Spotlight On Arts & Cultural

How Fundraising Performed in the Arts and Cultural Sector in 2017


The latest arts and cultural giving data is right at your fingertips.

The 2017 Charitable Giving Report tracks nearly $30 billion in U.S.-based charitable giving from the Blackbaud Index and is one of the most credible resources on fundraising performance in the social good community. This arts and cultural spotlight offers a specialized look at 2017 giving data from the arts and cultural sector and shows how philanthropy was affected by a year of change and uncertainty.

We hope you use this information to benchmark your organization’s performance and advance your fundraising strategies. Start reading to discover 2017 trends, like:

  • Arts and cultural organizations saw a 17.2% increase in year-over-year giving
  • December, which accounted for 17% of overall giving, remained the top giving month for arts and cultural organizations
  • Online giving accounted for 8.1% of overall giving for arts and cultural organizations

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Posted by Lisa Kenney on May 11, 2018 4:49 PM America/New_York

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This data is useful and I am glad to receive the download.
  • Posted Mon 04 Jun 2018 12:51 PM EDT