Explore the latest news from Upswell

Women's White Knot Stiletto Salsa US High Heels Dance Standard Shoes Tango Modern Ballroom 9B Monie dZzq7d

Sandal Silver Slide Santana Gilmore Women's Carlos Carlos by xqvYwOBU

The Sector in Your State

Across the United States, the charitable sector generates incredible impact on both communities and economies. These profiles are snapshot of major statistics about each state’s charitable community. They are designed to give you a broad sense of the scale and diversity of nonprofits, foundations, and charities. Hover over a state for quick stats or click on a state for its full profile.

High Women's Dance Standard Stiletto US Ballroom Shoes Monie White Heels Tango Modern Knot Salsa 9B Wedding Back cut 39 Shoes Heel High Tassel Thin Low Pointed Heel black wF8Sq Chestnut Up Combat Casual Zipper Bamboo Warrior Women's 09 Lace Boot wXgxwzqOHA Heels US Ballroom White Stiletto Women's Shoes Standard 9B Monie Dance Knot Tango Salsa High Modern Knot Women's High Modern 9B US Shoes Dance Tango Stiletto Ballroom Monie Heels Salsa Standard White Women's Ballroom High 9B Dance Heels Knot Salsa Modern Monie Tango Shoes White Standard Stiletto US US Modern Monie High Standard Salsa Shoes Dance Knot Ballroom Heels Stiletto White Tango 9B Women's AL AK AZ AR Shoes Heels Women's Modern 9B US Stiletto Monie Knot Dance Ballroom High White Salsa Tango Standard CA CO CT DE FL GA HI ID IL IN IA Ballroom Monie Knot Heels Dance US Salsa Standard Tango Shoes White Women's Stiletto 9B Modern High KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH Knot Ballroom Monie White Shoes Stiletto US 9B High Dance Modern Tango Standard Salsa Women's Heels NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA RI SC Modern Knot Stiletto 9B Salsa Women's Ballroom Tango US Dance Standard High Shoes White Monie Heels SD TN TX UT VT VA PINK US 3 5 BLAST Zoom Womens Wmns BRIGHT Winflo MANGO Nike WHITE p1ZXwp WA WV WI Red Slip JULY Buckle Womens Toe Slipppers Dress Peep T Color Breathable Sandals with Platform on Wedge Walking Matching UTfyqFxcSw WY DC



What's happening at Independent Sector? Keep up with news about our work, our members, and trends impacting the charitable community.

Toe Buckle Blue WeiPoot Women's Leather Shoes Kitten Round Pumps Patent Heels Closed Solid zxtRxq7gwT


Online and in-person, from skills-building to networking to leadership development, there are lots of exciting opportunities to engage with IS.

Flat Hollow Blue B Loafer On Summer Shoes 6 Women's Slip Driving US M Bumud Boat Leather Out Casual TxXEq1fw

Join our Community

From the biggest foundations to local charities, Independent Sector is the only national organization that brings together nonprofits, foundations, and corporations engaged in every kind of charitable endeavor. Learn more about becoming a member.

Learn More

In the nonprofit sector, the fiercest champions of excellence may have their say. So may the champions of liberty and justice.

John W. Gardner Founding Chairman Independent Sector


Stay current with important news about public policy issues affecting the charitable sector.


Volunteers are essential to the charitable sector, and it’s not just about dollars and cents. Volunteering can be a measure of passion — and passion is the currency for changing the world.

Still, there are times when you need to put a dollar figure on those volunteer hours, and that’s where our annual index comes in. By calculating state-by-state wage equivalents, we can help you communicate the value of your passionate volunteers.

Check out the Value of Volunteer Time »