Our region is considered one of the most charitable areas in the U.S.
According to a report from CenturyLink, the Charleston/Huntington region is considered the 4th most charitable are in the U.S.
The Top 10 Most Charitable Areas in the U.S.
Ranking of the Most Charitable
1) El Paso, TX/Las Cruces, NM
2) Lexington, KY
3) Memphis, TN
4) Charleston/Huntington, WV
5) Milwaukee, WI
6) Cincinatti, OH
7) Des Moines/Ames, IA
8) Columbus, OH
9) New Orleans, LA
10) Norfolk/Portsmouth/Newport News, VA
According to CenturyLink, the report suggests that some of the most charitable cities in the U.S. are also some of the least internet-connected states.
The Charleston/Huntington region is listed in the bottom 20% for internet connectivity in the country.
Read the full report here.