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Modern methods of donating include biking, texting and shopping online
Thanks to mobile apps, donating via text message and fundraising websites, charities are more accessible than ever. These new forms of giving, coupled with a steady economic recovery, are energizing philanthropy among Americans.
Giving to nonprofits in the United States rose 6.7 percent in 2012, an increase of about $23 billion over 2011, according to the Atlas of Giving, an organization that measures charitable giving in the U.S. Most charities, however, remain largely...