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Whether you're here today as a donor, nonprofit representative, or business person who interacts with the nonprofit sector, we have the information you need. With that information you can give wisely, tell your organization's story to a larger audience, and work more efficiently.

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What Is GuideStar?

  • A database of information on 1.8 million-plus IRS-recognized nonprofits
  • A free resource for donors who want to give with impact
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