Giving Tuesday is just the start, BBB provides tips for successful giving
It’s estimated that $2.7 billion dollars was raised on Giving Tuesday last year. This year that 2.7 billion is expected to increase by about 9%. While the final Tuesday of November gets a lot of emphasis, according to non-profit software developer Neon One about ¼ of all non-profit revenue is generated in December. With the two largest giving days December 30 and 31st every year.
Recently, KRPS's Fred Fletcher-Fierro spoke with Pamela Hernanez of the Better Business Bureau in Springfield, Missouri. We started our conversation with tips for locating the right charitable organization for you to donate to, and so that you aren’t giving money away to scammers.
For more information on charitable organizations and how they operate visit give.org.