Charity QuickCheck

Find a Charity, EIN, Form 990 or SGO Report. The SGO database includes almost 300,000 U.S.-based Section 501(c)(3) public charities that have recently filed Form 990 or 990-EZ. For our detailed listing requirements see Charities found here. If you have the organization's EIN, use the EIN Lightning Search below.

Organization Name Search

  1. Enter one to three words you are sure of.
  2. The names in the directory are the formal names organizations use with the IRS.
  3. Searches are not case sensitive.
  4. If the Name search results give you many choices, come back and use the State, City or ZIP box to narrow your search.
Organization Name (words you are sure of)
Search for organization name based on (select one): Included anywhere in the name
Begins with
Exact match
ZIP (five digits)
Charity Code
For more about using Charity Codes click here

The EIN Lightning Search

  • If you already know the organization's EIN (9-digit Employer Identification Number), enter it in the blue box and click the Search button.
  • For organizations with 8-digit EINs, enter a leading zero (example: 012345678).
  • Every charity has its own employer identification number (EIN), obtained by applying to the IRS.
  • More about EINs.
EIN (example: 12-3456789) (hyphen will be dropped)