NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackbaud, the world's leading cloud software company powering social good who processes a majority of online donations made in the U.S. on #GivingTuesday, is reporting nearly half way through the day that:
As of 2pm ET – #GivingTuesday online giving volume is up 17% compared to 2015.
As of 2pm ET – There was a 32% increase in the number of organizations receiving #GivingTuesday online donations compared to 2015.
As of 2pm ET – 23% of #GivingTuesday online donations have been made on a mobile device.
As of 2pm ET – #GivingTuesday online giving is up 5% compared to 2015.
Attached is broadcast quality b-roll of Blackbaud's Nasdaq command center and Tower Takeover, as well as photos of nonprofits and other change-makers the company been highlighting throughout the day across its marketing channels, social media platforms and in Times Square.
Blackbaud's Social Good Scientists™ and other industry experts are available to comment on this information as well as other data trends.