Keynote:The State of Charitable Giving in the United States

RJD headshot w coatRick Dunham
Chair of the Board 
Giving USA Foundation


While charitable giving in 2018 hit $427 billion, which is a record high in current dollars, the rate of growth declined dramatically. In this session, Rick will look at the latest data on giving and look at the trends impacting charitable donations.

Rick is a 40-year veteran in marketing, fundraising and organizational development for nonprofit organizations. After serving for 11 years in nonprofit management and fundraising leadership roles, Rick began his consulting career in 1989. In 2002 he founded Dunham+Company, which has become a global leader in providing fully integrated marketing and fundraising strategies for nonprofit organizations. Today, Dunham+Company serves over 50 organizations in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, South Africa, and Australia.

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