Become Validated by WikiCharities!


Claim or validate your nonprofit.
What's the difference?


Claim your nonprofit.

Our WikiCharities Map shows all registered U.S.-based nonprofits. Go ahead — find your nonprofit on our map!

Claim your nonprofit to show you are an active, working nonprofit in your community. Your nonprofit will have a highlighted Google pin on the WikiCharities Nonprofits map, and you will receive a basic WikiCharities Profile Page where you can list up-to-date information— see example.

As a claimed nonprofit, you can list Topics, Keywords and Areas of Focus your nonprofit addresses. This will help those you serve find your services faster and more effectively by searching on the WikiCharities map by topic. 


Validate your nonprofit.

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Our WikiCharities Map shows all registered U.S.-based nonprofits. Go ahead — find your nonprofit on our map! 

Validate your nonprofit to improve transparency and trust in the community. Your nonprofit will have a highlighted Google pin on the WikiCharities Nonprofits map, and you will have access to all tools and features on your WikiCharities Profile Page — see example.

As a validated nonprofit, you will be able to:

  • List Topics, Keywords and Areas of Focus your nonprofit addresses. This will help those you serve find your services faster and more effectively.
  • Use the WikiCharities Seal of Validation on your website and social media, and link it to your WikiCharities Nonprofit Profile page.
  • Have access to all WikiCharities Tools & Features
  • Become validated in Four Key Areas of Transparency

Claim

Validate

Cost for Small Nonprofits   < $1 million annual revenueFree$99 / year
Cost for Large Nonprofits   > $1 million annual revenueFree$199 / year


WikiCharities Benefits



Profile Page with Custom URL
    e.g. https://wikicharities.org/nonprofit/WikiCharities 
Unique Google pin on WikiCharities Map
Searchable on WikiCharities Map by Topic / Keyword / Areas of Focus
Upload your Logo + Cover Image
Update your Contact Information
Link your WikiCharities Page to your website -OR- use your WikiCharities Page as your main website
Project Funding tools / post Collaborative Projects for fundraising
Endorse other nonprofits / flag concerns
Use the WikiCharities Seal of Validation on your website and social media


Additional Information for Transparency on Profile Page



Link to your Social Media platforms
Link to your Donation platforms
List your Leadership Team
List your Board Members
Identify your Partners, such as other Nonprofits, Community Groups, Coalitions, Collaboratives and Corporations
Upload Financial Reports / 990 Forms
List your Top Funders
Post annual impact reports -OR- create a report using our templates  



Key Areas of Validation


.01

Contact / Topics

Make public your contact information and IRS 501c3 approval letter, identify where you work and describe the communities you serve. 

Identify keywords, topics and areas of focus that will make your nonprofit searchable on the WikiCharities map. Promote your website and social media platforms. 

.02

Philosophy & Approach

Promote your mission & vision statements, short-term and long-term goals and elevator speech. Showcase information about volunteer programs, partnerships and collaborative efforts.

Assess your organization with the S.W.O.T. analysis and highlight your leadership team and board members.

.03

Financial Health

Share your most recent 990 report. Provide transparency with annual salaries, revenue and income. Share annual financial statements and short-term / long-term financial goals. Showcase the different ways your funding is obtained and top funders. 

Provide links to your donation websites to promote funding.

.04

Impact

Share your latest annual report. Don't have one? We can help you create one! Tell your story through words, imagery and video.

Show accountability by describing your successes, challenges and improvements from the past year. Illustrate outcomes though the impact made by partnering with other nonprofits, community groups and companies.