Between 2010 and 2020, the percentage of tax filers giving to charity decreased by 24.7 per cent in Nova Scotia.
Many foundations in Canada will struggle to increase their charitable spending so quickly.
Approximately 72,000 Newfoundlanders and Labradorians made charitable contributions, down from 85,600 in 2008.
We should support the efficient use of charitable dollars.
Ontario recorded the largest decrease in the percentage of household income donated over the decade.
In this year's Generosity Index, American states dominate the top of the rankings.