7 Strong Stats About The Next Generation Of Donors

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Daniel Melbye's blog says it best, "Millennials support causes, not organisations." Here are 10 stats to help you appeal to the next generation of givers.

  1. 49% of Generation Y said they would be more likely to donate if they can see the impact of their donation.
  2. Over 50% of this generation were interested in recurring donations.
  3. 83% of this population prefer to use their smartphones over other devices.
  4. In fact, 80% of Millennials say they are more interested in sites that are mobile-friendly
  5. 69% of of the Millennial population don't like seeing repetitive social posts and organizations that frequently post asking users for donations.
  6. 70% don't like getting spammed by nonprofits.
  7. 42% have donated to a nonprofit.

Nonprofit leaders, make learning more about the younger generation a priority--track the giving habits, positive interactions, and social culture this group enjoys in your CRM system and really hone into their habits.

Topics: donors, Fundraising, generation Y, donation, gen y, Millennial

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