Memphis ranks as the most generous city in the US
|11/28/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Memphis, Tennessee ranked as the most charitable city in the United States, according to a new study from the Chronicle of Philanthropy
- On average, people in Memphis give 5.6% of their incomes to philanthropy.
- The study notes that the city’s ranking was spurred by a large number of donations to public schools, including from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, in the past decade.
November 28 is Giving Tuesday, a holiday that follows Black Friday and Cyber Monday — shopping events when Americans spend billions of dollars. The goal of Giving Tuesday, on the other hand, is to encourage people to donate read more >>>