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Step 3: Choose the right nonprofits

Most of us will achieve our charitable mission by supporting a nonprofit organization working on the problem or issue that we care about. But with more than 1.8 million nonprofits operating in the United States, how do you choose? The information here provides you with tools to evaluate a nonprofit.

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Learn the nonprofit qualities to look for
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Help in choosing the right nonprofits

How can donors best make an impact on the organizations they care about?

Find out what one donor learned from touring a nonprofit
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Learn about evaluating a nonprofit
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See resources for researching charities

About Fidelity Charitable

We're one of the largest grant makers in the country, and our mission is to grow the American tradition of philanthropy by providing programs that make charitable giving accessible, simple, and effective.

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