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2021 Infographic – Sources Cited

Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. Giving USA 2020: The Annual Report on Philanthropy for the Year 2019. Giving USA Foundation, n.d. 

“16 Years of Charitable Giving Research.” Philanthropy Panel Study, n.d.

Bank of America. “Nearly 90% of Affluent Americans Gave to Charities in 2020, and Nearly Half Gave for Pandemic Relief, Finds Study from Bank of America and Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy,” May 13, 2021.–of-affluent-americans-gave-to-charities-in-2020–and-.html.

“Changes to the Giving Landscape.” Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, n.d., 26.

Feloni, Richard, and Yusuf George. “These Are Notable Corporate Responses to George Floyd Protests.” JUST Capital(blog), June 30, 2020.

“Giving in Unprecedented Times: A Lookback at 2020 U.S. Giving Data & Trends.” Giving Tuesday, n.d.

Hessekiel, David. “Companies Taking A Public Stand In The Wake Of George Floyd’s Death.” Forbes. Accessed June 10, 2021.

Kersten, Tim. “What a Year! What Did We Learn in Fundraising?” RKD Group Thinkers Blog. Accessed June 22, 2021.

Peters, Jay. “Big Tech Companies Are Responding to George Floyd in a Way They Never Did for Michael Brown.” The Verge, June 5, 2020.

M+R Benchmarks Study 2021. “2021 Nonprofit Benchmarks.” Accessed June 10, 2021.

“Quarterly Fundraising Report: Year-to-Date Nonprofit Sector Trends 01/01/2020-12/31/2020,” n.d. Fundraising Effectiveness Project.

The Chronicle of Philanthropy. “The Philanthropy 50,” February 9, 2021.

“The State of Corporate Giving.” Benevity Impact Labs, April 2021.

Whitley, Matthew. “Why ‘Mutual Aid’? – Social Solidarity, Not Charity.” openDemocracy, July 14, 2020.

Rooney, Patrick, Sasha Zarins, Jon Bergdoll, and Una Osili. “The Impact of Five Different Tax Policy Changes on Household Giving in the United States.” Nonprofit Policy Forum 11, no. 4 (December 1, 2020).

Sato et al. “Philanthropy and COVID-19: Measuring One Year of Giving,” 2021. Candid. Center for Disaster Philanthropy