2017 Geography of Giving

Where donors live influences how they give

Giving isn’t just personal—it’s also local. The Geography of Giving, based on an analysis of Fidelity Charitable donors, shows how charitable support reflects not only causes that are important to individual donors, but also the needs and interests that are specific to a particular area and how regions differ from one another.

Profiles of our largest metro areas

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About Fidelity Charitable

Who we are

Fidelity Charitable is an independent public charity that offers one of the nation’s largest donor-advised fund programs, making charitable giving accessible, simple, and effective.

More insights into giving

What defined giving nationally last year? The 2017 Fidelity Charitable Giving Report highlights some of the important themes that emerged around charitable support.

How Fidelity Charitable can help

Since 1991, we have been a leader in charitable planning and giving solutions, helping donors like you support their favorite charities in smart ways.

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