Independent Sector is the leading voice for America's nonprofit and philanthropic community.

Our nonprofit, nonpartisan coalition of charities, foundations, and corporate philanthropy programs, collectively represents tens of thousands of charitable groups in every state across the nation. Our members work in every segment of the nonprofit sector, advancing the common good and helping millions of people each day.

Because of the breadth of our work, IS can provide insight on a wide range of issues. Learn more about the scope of the nonprofit and philanthropic sector and its economic impact.

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Kristina Gawrgy Campbell
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Latest News

Independent Sector Mourns Loss of Julie Floch (9/26/16)

Research finds Americans overwhelmingly united in support of charitable sector (9/22/16)

Statement on the 15th Anniversary of September 11 (9/9/16)

Independent Sector Names Victor Reinoso New Chief Operating Officer (8/15/16)

Independent Sector President and CEO Dan Cardinali Named Top Nonprofit Executive (8/2/16)

Independent Sector to Honor Equal Justice Initiative Founder Bryan Stevenson with John W. Gardner Leadership Award (7/14/16)

Independent Sector to Honor Global Health Corps’ Diana Nambatya Nsubuga with American Express NGen Leadership Award (7/14/16)

Statement on Recent Violence and a Call to Work Together on Healing and Solutions (7/11/16)

Value of Volunteer Time More Important Than Ever, Tens of Millions Dedicated to Making a Difference (4/14/16)

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Independent Sector in the News

Heinz Endowments refocuses its grantmaking strategy
February 28, 2016
| Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Independent Sector CEO Praised as Data Savvy and Collaborative
February 24, 2016
| The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Independent Sector names education-charity leader as CEO
February 23, 2016
| The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Dan Cardinali new boss at Independent Sector
February 23, 2016
| NonProfit Times

Your New Nonprofit Profile Launched Today at GuideStar
January 21, 2016
| Nonprofit Quarterly

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