Independent Sector is the leading voice for America's nonprofit and philanthropic community.

Our nonprofit, nonpartisan coalition of charities, foundations, and corporate philanthropy programs, collectively represents tens of thousands of charitable groups in every state across the nation. Our members work in every segment of the nonprofit sector, advancing the common good and helping millions of people each day.

Because of the breadth of our work, IS can provide insight on a wide range of issues. Learn more about the scope of the nonprofit and philanthropic sector and its economic impact.

Media Contact:
Kristina Gawrgy Campbell
Director, Strategic Communications & PR
Phone: (202) 467-6144

Latest News

Independent Sector Applauds IRS on Withdrawal of Proposed Regulation to Collect Donor Social Security Numbers (1/7/16)

Charitable Community Applauds Congress’s Historic Deal on Tax Incentives for Charitable Giving (12/18/15)

Independent Sector Statement on Effort to Stop IRS from Clarifying Rules on Nonprofit Political Activity (12/17/15)

Independent Sector Statement on the PATH Act of 2015 (12/16/15)

Nonprofit Community Unites to Protect Donors from Fraud and Identity Theft (12/15/15)

Independent Sector CFO Receives National Award (12/11/15)

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Independent Sector in the News

Your New Nonprofit Profile Launched Today at GuideStar
January 21, 2016
| Nonprofit Quarterly

Congress Likely to Float Ideas This Year — for the Next President
January 12, 2016
| The Chronicle of Philanthropy

IRS Nixes Unpopular Charitable Donation Substantiation Rules
January 8, 2016
| Bloomberg BNA

Nonprofits assail IRS for charitable-giving rules
December 27, 2015
| The Hill

Congress Extends Some Charitable Tax Provisions Permanently
December 21, 2015
| The Chronicle of Philanthropy

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Kristina Gawrgy Campbell
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