How can I find an organization’s EIN?

Charity EIN License PlateHaving the organization’s EIN (employer identification number) is the key to quick and exact research about a nonprofit or charity.

We suggest two ways to find an organization’s EIN,

  • Get the EIN from the organization or its website or written fundraising materials. We encourage organizations to prominently show their EINs. Read more.
  • Go to the directory search page. Follow the instructions there, searching based on the organization’s name. The “Goldilocks” name search (just right) will be neither too precise nor too vague.

Every IRS-recognized nonprofit and charity (more than 1.5 million) can be found at

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