Independent Sector is the leading voice for America’s charitable community.

Our nonprofit, nonpartisan coalition of charities, foundations, and corporations, 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.

Who is Independent Sector?

We envision a world of engaged individuals, robust institutions, and vibrant communities working together to improve lives and the natural world, and strengthen democratic societies.

What does Independent Sector do?

IS advocates on behalf of public policies that impact the charitable sector, builds knowledge on behalf of the sector, and connects the hard-working organizations and leaders within the sector.

Who are our Members?

Our member network is as diverse as the world we seek to improve. They work across the country and around the world on a very wide spectrum of issues.

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Bradley Wong
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