Study finds Milwaukee ranks 4th nationally for volunteering
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) --- Giving Tuesday is around the corner and a new study found Milwaukee ranks fourth nationally for volunteering.
According to I Grow Chicago, 45% of Milwaukee residents volunteer an average of 57 million hours per year.
Wisconsin ranks #11 for states that volunteer the most, the study says. 37% of residents volunteer for 164 million hours per year worth an estimated $4 billion.
To help raise awareness of Giving Tuesday this Dec. 1st, I Grow Chicago found their results by analyzing volunteer data from the Corporation of National & Community Service to find out where Americans volunteer the most.
To take a look at I Grow Chicago's full report, click here.