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How Your Latest Grant Application Can Help You Earn a GuideStar Seal of Transparency

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Learn how to use your latest grant proposal to earn a Platinum Seal of Transparency, GuideStar’s highest form of recognition. You will receive step-by-step instructions on the process and important insights to consider as you update your own profile.

New research indicates that organizations with a GuideStar Seal of Transparency averaged 53 percent more in contributions the following year than organizations with no Seal.

Plus - updating your profile ensures that GuideStar’s more than 10 million annual users—and the millions more who visit our 200+ partner sites, such as Facebook, AmazonSmile, and Network for Good—will see your up-to-date information. 

And it’s not difficult. In fact, your grant applications, proposals, and annual reports have most—if not all—of the information you need to update your Nonprofit Profile on GuideStar.

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