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by gsharaga, posted April 11, 2018

n this post, we will further expand on the definition of charitable, and will specifically focus on income-generating activities – a common source of confusion with respect to charitable activities.

by NGOsource_Team, posted March 13, 2018

A donor advised fund (DAF) is a separate fund or account held and controlled by a 501(c)(3) public charity. The donor or a designee of the donor has advisory privileges over the use of the funds.

by NGOsource_Team, posted August 10, 2015

A 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti on January 12, 2010, killing 316,000 people and leaving 1.3 million displaced, unemployed, and homeless, living in camps, soon battling a cholera epidemic caused by...

by ktsunoda, posted August 3, 2015

An NGO that has been through the ED process with NGOsource once gains an advantage from already having an ED in our repository because multiple grantmakers can affordably request an ED from us for...

by NGOsource_Team, posted July 28, 2015

We just made two new premium services available to NGOsource members: (1) four-week expedited ED reviews, and (2) extended support if unable to certify an ED. Here are the details and how each works.

by NGOsource_Team, posted June 5, 2015

NGOsource members include not just foundations, but also donor advised funds (DAFs), like Schwab Charitable and National Philanthropic Trust. DAFs can affordably offer U.S. donor account holders...

by NGOsource_Team, posted April 15, 2015

In fiscal year 2014, TechSoup Global served more organizations than ever before and added depth and breadth to our program offerings.

by ktsunoda, posted April 7, 2015

Two years since the official launch of NGOsource, general manager Ken Tsunoda measures how far we've come. With more and more NGOs getting added to our repository, grantmakers are already seeing...

by NGOsource_Team, posted March 31, 2015

When the 195-mph winds of a super typhoon obliterated entire communities, left 632,000 people displaced and 449,000 in evacuation centers, and made daily life “worse than hell,” the poorest in...

by NGOsource_Team, posted February 3, 2015

The NGOsource legal team keeps close track of legal changes that impact EDs and international grantmaking in countries around the world. We found that changes to NGO laws in Mexico now make it...

by ktsunoda, posted February 3, 2015

Smaller foundations who want to make international grants of $25,000 or less face difficulties because they don't have specialized staff and outside advisors can be cost prohibitive. As a family...

by NGOsource_Team, posted November 20, 2014

Worldwide 780 million people lack access to clean water. Each year more than 3.4 million people die from water, sanitation, and hygiene related causes. While we might take for granted our clean...

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