Day of Giving

Economy & Business
1:16 pm
Fri October 4, 2013

Day of Giving Brings In $5.8 Million, Down $1.3 Million

The Pittsburgh Foundation was taking donations for local nonprofit organizations Thursday down to the last second — literally.

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.

The annual event, now in its fifth year, tries to highlight the region’s charitable initiatives.

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