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Finding the Right Nonprofit Employer or Volunteer Opportunity

Whether it’s as an employee or a volunteer, working for a nonprofit can be rewarding in many ways. But how do you sift through the thousands of nonprofits that cover hundreds of cause areas to find the right fit for you? Though there are many search engines and employment websites out there, GuideStar Nonprofit Profiles are a great way to get to know the organizations you’re thinking of working with.


Announcing the 2019 Nonprofit Employment Report from the Johns Hopkins Center for Civil Society Studies

U.S. nonprofits maintained a robust pattern of job growth through 2016, the latest year for which data are available.

But for-profit companies are making significant inroads in key nonprofit fields, cutting into nonprofits’ market share.


  Your Nonprofit Profile on GuideStar has a new Demographics section.