GoFundMe: Washington is third-most generous state in the nation
When it comes to crowdfunding, Washington is one of the nation’s most generous states.
According to a report from GoFundMe, the world’s largest social fundraising platform, Washington state is the third-most generous state in America. That ranking is based on the state’s number of donations per capita.
“Washington earned its place on GoFundMe’s list as people came together and took action to make a difference in their community,” the company said in a news release.
The Evergreen State was topped by first place Massachusetts and second place Vermont.
As part of the report, the company announced the GoFundMe community has made more than 120 million donations, raising over $9 billion for people, causes and organizations since its founding in 2010.
Here is the company’s list of the nation’s most generous states:
4. New Hampshire
7. New Jersey
10. New York