America as a nation ranks high in terms of its charitable efforts. The nation was not only ranked second overall in 2015's World Giving Index but also ranked in the top-10 for two out of the three categories for the index.
WalletHub staffer Richie Bernardo takes a look at which states were the most charitable for 2015 analyzing more than monetary contributions:
In the spirit of inspiring more Americans to increase their charitable giving this holiday season, WalletHub aimed the spotlight at the most generous of the 50 states. We analyzed a total of eight key metrics, among which are volunteer rate, the percentage of the population who donated time and money, and the median contribution to charity.
Head over to WalletHub to see where your state landed on the list: