Christopher Whitlatch http://wesa.fm en Day of Giving Brings In $5.8 Million, Down $1.3 Million http://wesa.fm/post/day-giving-brings-58-million-down-13-million <p>The Pittsburgh Foundation was taking donations for local nonprofit organizations Thursday down to the last second — literally.</p><p>More than $5.8 million was donated to about 700 nonprofits as part of the Day of Giving, down roughly 18 percent from last year.</p><p>The annual event, now in its fifth year, tries to highlight the region’s charitable initiatives.</p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 17:16:22 +0000 Michael Lynch 17633 at http://wesa.fm