Basic Organization Information
Action Without Borders, Inc. dba, Idealist and Idealist.org
- Also Known As:
- Physical Address:
New York, NY
- Web URL:
- NTEE Category:
J Employment, Job Related
J99 Employment, Job Related N.E.C.
S Community Improvement, Capacity Building
S20 Community, Neighborhood Development, Improvement
- Ruling Year:
Idealist connects people, organizations, and resources to help build a
world where all people can live free and dignified lives.
Idealist is independent of any government, political ideology, or
religious creed. Our work is guided by the common desire of our members
and supporters to find practical solutions to social and environmental
problems, in a spirit of generosity and mutual respect.
Forms 990 Provided by the Nonprofit
Letter of Determination is not available for this organization.
- Population Served:
Action Without Borders operates the idealist.org website. Idealist allows nonprofit organizations (more than 80,000 to date) to post information about their programs, events, staff positions, and volunteer and internship opportunities; and provides resources for individuals exploring nonprofit careers and service. More than 50,000 people visit us every day, and more than 500,000 people subscribe to My Idealist, a service that delivers a personalized daily email with information about new information -- jobs, volunteer opportunties, events -- posted on the site. We also offer versions of Idealist in Spanish and French, and resource centers for Nonprofit Managers, Jobseekers and those considering graduate school.
These on-line resources are complemented by a series of on-the-ground programs, including the our series of nationwide Nonprofit Career Fairs and our Graduate School Fairs for Careers in the Common Good.
Program Long-Term Success:
Sites available in multiple languages
Program Short-Term Success:
Program Success Monitored by:
Program Success Examples:
Impact Summary from the Nonprofit
Idealist recognizes that there are millions of individuals and
organizations around the world wanting and working to transform their
communities for the better. Lack of information about available
resources and services as well as a lack opportunities for action and
collaboration often prevent people and groups from realizing this
Idealist exists to create opportunities for individuals
and organizations to find each other in order to strengthen their
services, fulfill their own missions, and put their beliefs into action.