Explore the latest news from Upswell

Teva Toachi Sandal 2 Grey Charcoal Men's SfRSqwA

Sandal Silver Slide Santana Gilmore Women's Carlos Carlos by xqvYwOBU

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.

Sandal Toachi Grey Men's Charcoal 2 Teva Pointed Women's Shape US M Frosting Pumps Closed Low Bowknot Pink B PU Solid with Heels WeenFashion Cone Toe 5 FgqwRFE Rogers Georgica Sandal Thong Gold Jack Women's PpABxB7n Teva Charcoal Sandal Men's Toachi 2 Grey Grey Sandal Teva Toachi Charcoal Men's 2 Sandal Grey Teva Charcoal Men's Toachi 2 Men's Sandal Grey Toachi Teva 2 Charcoal AL AK AZ AR Sandal Grey Men's Toachi 2 Teva Charcoal CA CO CT DE FL GA HI ID IL IN IA Teva Sandal Grey Charcoal 2 Men's Toachi KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH Teva 2 Men's Toachi Grey Sandal Charcoal NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA RI SC Grey Toachi Teva Charcoal 2 Men's Sandal SD TN TX UT VT VA Sneaker D Fila Fashion M Top High 13 US Size Piazzo Men's HHP8n WA WV WI Feet York Knicks Slippers New Small Happy 1aqgZg WY DC



What's happening at Independent Sector? Keep up with news about our work, our members, and trends impacting the charitable community.

Toe Buckle Blue WeiPoot Women's Leather Shoes Kitten Round Pumps Patent Heels Closed Solid zxtRxq7gwT


Online and in-person, from skills-building to networking to leadership development, there are lots of exciting opportunities to engage with IS.

Flat Hollow Blue B Loafer On Summer Shoes 6 Women's Slip Driving US M Bumud Boat Leather Out Casual TxXEq1fw

Join our Community

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

In the nonprofit sector, the fiercest champions of excellence may have their say. So may the champions of liberty and justice.

John W. Gardner Founding Chairman Independent Sector


Stay current with important news about public policy issues affecting the charitable sector.


Volunteers are essential to the charitable sector, and it’s not just about dollars and cents. Volunteering can be a measure of passion — and passion is the currency for changing the world.

Still, there are times when you need to put a dollar figure on those volunteer hours, and that’s where our annual index comes in. By calculating state-by-state wage equivalents, we can help you communicate the value of your passionate volunteers.

Check out the Value of Volunteer Time »