If you had to guess how much charitable giving grew in 2012, what would you say? What about online fundraising? 5 percent … 10 percent … 15 percent … 30 percent … more? Ok, now that’s I’ve got you thinking. Based on our fundraising research, charitable giving grew by 1.7 percent in 2012 — nothing to write home about. On the bright side, small nonprofits grew by 7.3 percent and online fundraising crushed it. Check out the full charitable giving report here. Let’s look at how online fundraising continues to take root.