Community Health Charities Commissioned a Survey Regarding Workplace Giving Habits and Attitudes

Community Health Charities of Illinois commissioned a survey of Illinois residents to find out how people felt about workplace giving and to explore their giving habits. The results of this survey were enlightening and exciting.

Key Findings

  • 97% of respondents contribute to charity
  • 80% of respondents are giving the same or more to charity than they did last year
  • 20% of respondents give most of their charitable dollars to health causes
  • Health causes rank #2, behind religion, in overall giving
  • 69% of respondents choose to give to a charity because of a personal connection to the cause
  • 74% of respondents say that they feel giving through payroll deduction is "easy" or "convenient"




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