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CaptureA new report on charitable giving reveals promising news for the non-profit sector.  The Philanthropy Outlook 2016 & 2017 projects that U.S. charitable giving will grow 4.1% in 2016, and 4.3% in 2017. Giving to education is predicted to rise by 6.3% in 2016, and by 6.1% in 2017.  The report, presented by Marts & Lundy and compiled by the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at Indiana University, highlights predictions for overall giving; giving by individuals/households, foundations, estates, and corporations; and giving to education.  It also includes context and explanation for the economic factors and conditions that will significantly influence the predicted changes in giving.  Click here to view the report.