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View Resource Charity Navigator

Charity Navigator was founded in 2001 with a rather simple, yet valuable premise in mind: "People are amazingly generous and helping others but are not always sure how to go about it." In order to aid individuals and organizations, Charity Navigator evaluates various charities and non-profits on a variety of metrics so that potential contributors can make informed decisions. One of the highlights...
View Resource GreatNonprofits

Great Nonprofits is a website that those with an interest in non-profits will find most useful. Great Nonprofits describes itself as the Zagats, Trip Advisor, or Epinions of the nonprofit world, as it encourages the employees, volunteers, and donors of charitable organizations to give reviews of them. There is a tab in the menu at the top of the page entitled "Find Reviews", where visitors can...
View Resource Building a Stronger Illinois

The Building a Stronger Illinois initiative looks at the range of public-private partnerships that serve the residents of Illinois through their work on a range of policy projects. Their work primarily looks at how non-profits positively impact the state through employment, outreach projects, and their general contributions to the cultural milieu of Illinois. On their homepage visitors can look...