The charitable community, made up of a diverse set of nonprofits, foundations, corporations, and individuals, is a powerfully positive force in American life – one rooted in pluralism and strengthened by diversity. Independent Sector envisions a world of engaged individuals, robust institutions, and vibrant communities working together to improve lives and the natural world, and strengthen democratic societies.Learn More About IS
The Sector in Your State
Across the United States, the charitable sector generates incredible impact on both communities and economies. These profiles are snapshot of major statistics about each state’s charitable community. They are designed to give you a broad sense of the scale and diversity of nonprofits, foundations, and charities. Hover over a state for quick stats or click on a state for its full profile.
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From the biggest foundations to local charities, Independent Sector is the only national organization that brings together nonprofits, foundations, and corporations engaged in every kind of charitable endeavor. Learn more about becoming a member.Learn More
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