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PayPal announced Wednesday that it processed a record-breaking $185 million in donations worldwide on Giving Tuesday.
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Despite the pandemic and subsequent economic downturn, the donations marked the largest amount raised on the platform since the "global day of giving" emerged in 2012, PayPal said in a statement.
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Nearly 2 million customers across 198 markets donated to causes this year, a 40% increase from the same day in 2019, according to PayPal.