Charitable Donor Resources, Advice and Help

Listed resources for those donating to charities

For Charitable Organizations

This list is helpful to sector professionals, the media and charitable organizations interested in learning about grants, fundraising, management and other areas of philanthropy. 

Government Regulatory Agencies 

Many organizations listed have search capabilities that permit examination - in varying degrees or formats - of financial data pertaining to all or most charities that are based in each state, or out–of–state charities that are fundraising within the state. Many organizations shown can also accept concerns or complaints about fund-raising tactics or other matters.

News Information Resources 

Who in the media community you should contact regarding charities and charitable organizations.

Philanthropic Publications
This is a list of major on-line publications featuring philanthropy topics as related to charities.

BBB Wise Giving Alliance

The BBB Wise Giving Alliance helps donors make informed giving decisions and promotes high standards of conduct among organizations that solicit contributions from the public.

Organizations on these lists have consented to being listed. Our listing of information does not constitute an endorsement of the organization.