Sector News

by NGOsource_Team, posted May 7, 2021

In response to the horrific surge of COVID in India, we compiled a list of Indian NGOs working in health and development that have currently valid EDs on file with NGOsource.

by NGOsource_Team, posted August 23, 2020

TechSoup's General Counsel provides an overview of "due diligence" in the charitable sector. Part 1 examines the meaning of the term. 

by NGOsource_Team, posted June 20, 2018

We continue our series, in partnership with the Zakat Foundation of America (ZF), with an overview of ZF’s work in connection to the holiday of Ramadan.

by NGOsource_Team, posted June 20, 2018

We thank you for all of your support over the years and invite you to take a look at our online, interactive retrospective.

by NGOsource_Team, posted June 8, 2018

We’ve are thrilled to announce our partnership with Zakat Foundation of America (ZF), international relief and development organization, NGOsource member, and foremost expert on charitable giving...

by NGOsource_Team, posted May 14, 2018

NGOsource is committed to continuing to evolve to meet the ever-changing landscape of international philanthropy and prioritizes compliance and data security.

by NGOsource_Team, posted March 9, 2018

NGOsource responds to the IRS' request regarding comments on the proposed application of excise taxes with respect to donor advised funds.

by NGOsource_Team, posted January 24, 2018


NGOsource has facilitated well over an estimated $1 billion in international philanthropic giving and received our 4,000th ED request!

by NGOsource_Team, posted December 13, 2017

Learn how the IRS expects to address proposed regulations on donor advised funds and what this means.

by NGOsource_Team, posted September 20, 2017

The new Revenue Procedure largely confirms NGOsource’s current practices in preparing and issuing EDs for grantmakers.

by NGOsource_Team, posted July 5, 2017

NGOsource’s Senior Counsel Martha Lackritz-Peltier shares her takeaways from the Council on Foundation's 2017 annual conference held in Dallas, Texas.

by NGOsource_Team, posted January 30, 2017

When filing out IRS W8 forms, NGOsource’s certification of an NGO as equivalent to a U.S. public charity allows the NGO to identify as a 501c in most cases.