Six New England States Rank Dead Last in Philanthropy Survey

The Chronicle of Philanthropy just released its report “How America Gives,” and it looks like New England is the nation’s stingiest region when it comes to making philanthropic contributions. Coming in at the tail end of the rankings are Connecticut (No. 46), Alaska (No. 47), Massachusetts (No. 48), Vermont (No. 49), Maine (No. 50), and New Hampshire (No. 51). [ | Christian Science Monitor]