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Here Are The Most Generous, Giving Towns In Alabama

Alabama is known for its friendly towns and Southern hospitality, but now we have real proof of Alabamians’ big hearts. Alabama ranked third of all the states when it came to charitable donations, according to Philanthropy.com. The data given was from 2012 tax documents and broken down by metropolitan statistical areas. It says that Alabamians gave 4.87% of their adjusted gross incomes to charity, which translates to $3,039,256,000 total contributions. The whole state must be pretty generous, but aren’t you curious which cities in Alabama gave the most?

The following were the top 10 most generous metropolitan areas in Alabama:

Were you surprised by this list? Did your city make the top 10? Let us know what you think in the comments.

Victoria W
Victoria is a staff writer for OIYS.