Giving Tuesday: How day for 'radical generosity' went global
More than 80 countries from around the world are expected to join this year's Giving Tuesday, when acts of "radical generosity" are encouraged.
The growing global phenomenon takes place each year on the first Tuesday after US Thanksgiving.
GivingTuesday, the non-profit that created the movement in 2012, says every act of generosity counts.
It tracked a record $2.7bn (£2.2bn) donated by 35 million people on Giving Tuesday in the US last year.
That was a 10% increase from the year before. It was also more than double the estimated $1.3bn...