Thought you might like to know, here's the latest forecast from Atlas of Giving:

As of the end of April, the calendar year outlook is looking a little more promising. Giving year-to-date is 7.0% up from 2012. It's expected to see continued improvement in May. Year-end giving is projected to be up 5%, but the 12 month overall forecast remains down almost 3.0%

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The Atlas of Giving contains a monthly measurement of U.S. charitable giving, a 12 month forecast of charitable giving (updated each month) by 8 giving sectors, 4 donor sources, and 50 states and the District of Columbia.