Over $1 Billion Has Been Raised via Facebook’s Fundraisers Feature, Donate Button Since 2015

The company will match up to $7 million in donations to U.S. nonprofits on Giving Tuesday

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Facebook announced Wednesday that since it debuted charitable giving tools in 2015, people have raised more than $1 billion for nonprofits and personal causes via its Fundraisers feature and Donate buttons.

Vice president, social good Naomi Gleit also revealed in a Newsroom post that nonprofit fundraising tools are being extended to Canada and Australia, and that Facebook is teaming up with PayPal to match all donations to U.S.-based nonprofit fundraisers on Giving Tuesday, Nov. 27, up to $7 million.

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