GuideStar is a
national database of non-profit organizations. You can evaluate
non-profits and access their IRS tax information to make an informed
decision about whether to support a specific organization or not.
BBB Wise Giving
Alliance - a merger of the National Charities Information Bureau and
the Council of Better Business Bureaus' Foundation and its Philanthropic
The BBB Wise Giving Alliance offers guidance
to donors on making informed giving decisions. Read the
revised standards for charitable solicitations. This includes
guidelines to spend at least 65% of revenue on program expenses and no
more than 35% on fundraising and its administration.
Charity Riders - other rider web pages and resources