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Candid: Committed to Building Nonprofit Capacity

Foundation Center and GuideStar have joined forces to become Candid. Join us to learn how our enhanced tools for capacity building can help you, nonprofit professionals, achieve your missions.

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Find Foundation Donors Individual Giving Find Individual Donors Governance Collaboration Trust & Transparency Management Finances Staff Impact, Outcomes, Evaluation Marketing & Communications

Knowledge Base

How many people are employed in the U.S. nonprofit sector?

According to a 2019 report by the Center for Civil Society Studies at Johns Hopkins University, nonprofits account for roughly one in 10 jobs in the U.S. private workforce, with total employees numbering 12.3 million in 2016.

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Knowledge Base

How can I find degree or certification programs in fundraising, philanthropy, and nonprofit management?

Current Offerings in University-Based Programs is a database of nonprofit management programs at more than 290 U.S. colleges and universities. Compiled by Seton Hall University, the site includes online programs, and users can browse institutions by name, state, or program type (noncredit, continuing education, undergraduate, graduate, doctoral).

Topic(s) Fundraising Staff