About America's Nonprofits

Nonprofits have tremendous impact in each of our communities every day. Find out more about what makes nonprofits unique.

Get to Know America's Nonprofits

Read about What is a "Nonprofit"?

What is a "Nonprofit"?

The term “nonprofit” means different things to many different people.

Read about Frequently Asked Questions About Nonprofits

Frequently Asked Questions About Nonprofits

Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions that we hear about nonprofits.

Read about Myths About Nonprofits

Myths About Nonprofits

While nonprofits are all around us, there are common misconceptions about what nonprofits are and what they do.

Read about Research, Reports, and Data on the Nonprofit Sector

Research, Reports, and Data on the Nonprofit Sector

Nonprofits depend upon quality research to, among other things, increase their understanding, improve their operations and programs, and advance their public policy and public awareness initiatives.

Nonprofits are Essential

Nonprofit Impact Matters

America’s charitable nonprofits enrich the lives of everyone, in ways both seen and unseen. Nonprofit Impact Matters pulls back the curtain and tells the story of nonprofits from their perspective. It also provides practical insights and key data.

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Nonprofit Impact

Read about Nonprofit Impact in Communities

Nonprofit Impact in Communities

Every person in the United States benefits from the work of nonprofits, whether they realize it or not. Nonprofits play a fundamental role in creating equitable and thriving communities.

Read about Economic Impact of Nonprofits

Economic Impact of Nonprofits

Nonprofits enhance and bolster local, state, and national economies in multiple ways.

Read about Share Your Story of Nonprofit Impact

Share Your Story of Nonprofit Impact

Nonprofits are making an impact in communities across the country every day. Share the story of your nonprofit's impact for the chance to be highlighted on this site or in our newsletters.

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