SOURCE: The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

December 14, 2016 05:30 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: Who gives more to charities -- Canadians or Americans? New study coming Thursday, Dec. 15

VANCOUVER, BC --(Marketwired - December 14, 2016) - On Thursday, Dec. 15, the Fraser Institute will release a new study examining generosity in Canada and the United States.

The 2016 Generosity Index spotlights charitable giving in Canada and the U.S., and also looks back at generosity levels over the past 10 years in each province.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Thursday, Dec. 15 at 5:30 a.m. (Eastern).

Charles Lammam, Director, Fiscal Studies (Vancouver)
Fraser Institute

Ben Eisen, Director, Provincial Prosperity Studies (Toronto)
Fraser Institute

For interviews with Charles Lammam or Ben Eisen, please contact:
Bryn Weese, Media Relations Specialist, Fraser Institute
(604) 688-0221 ext. 589

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The Fraser Institute is an independent Canadian public policy research and educational organization with offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, and Montreal and ties to a global network of think-tanks in 87 countries. Its mission is to improve the quality of life for Canadians, their families and future generations by studying, measuring and broadly communicating the effects of government policies, entrepreneurship and choice on their well-being. To protect the Institute's independence, it does not accept grants from governments or contracts for research. Visit

Contact Information

  • For interviews with Charles Lammam or Ben Eisen, please contact:
    Bryn Weese
    Media Relations Specialist
    Fraser Institute
    (604) 688-0221 ext. 589