Nonprofit transparency

GuideStar Nonprofit Profiles

Millions of potential donors and funders could be looking at your profile. Do you know what they're seeing? Take advantage of your free profile and share the most up-to-date information about your organization.

GuideStar Nonprofit Profiles

Share your grants data

Foundation Updater

Tell your story through your data

Candid maintains the most current and comprehensive database on philanthropy worldwide. Help us go beyond what is publicly available to ensure we are accurately reflecting your work.

Foundation Updater

Data-driven tools, content-rich platforms developed by Candid

Who is funding what and where?

Who is funding what and where?

How can we know what other funders know?

How can we know what other funders know?

How can we make the most of what we're learning?

How can we make the most of what we're learning?

What resources are available to tell my story?

What resources are available to tell my story?


These essential questions emerge again and again across funding areas, strategies, and strategies. We analyze and organize data with partners on custom projects to transform our information, analysis, and technology into solutions that help the social sector so you can see the world in a new light—and find the answers that are important to you.

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Be transparent about your work

Foundation Websites

Fewer than 10 percent of U.S. foundations have a website

Eligible grantmakers receive a free, customized website that can include program descriptions, application guidelines, grant lists, and other materials you specify.

Foundation Websites

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Who Has GlassPockets?

Transparency is a catalyst for social change

Foundations with "glass pockets" are in a better position to increase their impact and strengthen the field of philanthropy.

Who Has GlassPockets?

That's not all. Here are more resources for improving your skills:

  • Foundation Landscapes Landscape websites combine multiple resources, including data visualization tools, original research, and more to illuminate critical issues in philanthropy so you can see where you stand. See Foundation Landscapes
  • IssueLab custom services Feature a collection of research on your own website of what your organization is learning, funding, or creating. Visit IssueLab