CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Blackbaud, a cloud software company with its headquarters on Daniel Island, announced Wednesday that #GivingTuesday donations were up again in 2017.
More than $60.9 million was processed from over 7,200 organizations receiving donations, the company said in a release.
Online giving on the day set aside for donations after Cyber Monday has grown by 500 percent since its creation in 2012. The company said online giving jumped 28 percent since 2016 with donation volume up 20 percent compared to last year.
The average online gift amounts exceeded $134 with about 26 percent of online donations made from a mobile device according to the company.