The Charitable Economy is Thriving
Point-of-Sale charitable campaigns are alive and well. According to America’s Charity Checkout Champions Report, over 77 groups with million-dollar point-of-sale campaigns raised $388 million in 2014, and over $3.88 billion throughout the last three decades.
However, with advancements in technology, the continued rise of online shopping and current campaign saturation in the marketplace, how should we evolve this decades-old fundraising tactic to thrive successfully in 2020 and beyond?
Catalist conducted an online consumer research study in April 2016 of over 1700 Americans aged 18 and older.
Participants were of varying gender, geographic location, economic status and ethnicity. The margin of error associated with the total sample 2.5% with a 95% level of confidence.
The Results: inspiring, thought-provoking and groundbreaking. To us, they unveil five key revelations that will fuel progressive charitable campaigns at the register.