The Hawai'i Giving Study 2015

May 15, 2015
  • Description

The Hawaii Community Foundation commissioned SMS Research to conduct a telephone survey of 900 households throughout the state on their charitable and philanthropic giving and volunteering. This research on Hawaii's givings follows up similar surveys conducted in previous years.

  • The percentatge of Hawaii's households that give cash, goods and time (volunteer).
  • The amount of their giving.
  • What kinds of nonprofits and issue areas they contributed to.
  • Reasons and motivations for giving to charity and nonprofits.
  • Plans for giving that people include in wills, bequests or trusts.