If it isn’t too early to start your holiday shopping, it isn’t too early to start your holiday giving either.
While the folks over at charity evaluation site CharityNavigator note that charitable organizations have branded Giving Tuesday — December 1 — as the start of their giving season, the third quarter is basically all fair game for holiday donations. Though Ask Your Target Market’s latest survey finds that 38% of those who donate to charity said that they are more likely to do so during the holiday season, the Nonprofit Fundraising Survey found that over half of nonprofit organizations reported that they received over a quarter of their contributions between October and December. Roughly 16% of all nonprofits receive over half their year’s total contributions during those same months. Read more here!