Claim/Request Permission to Update your Organization's Profile

Document created by robin.burdick Employee on Aug 19, 2016Last modified by communitymanager on Oct 11, 2016
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A GuideStar Nonprofit Profile is a web page displaying information on a single nonprofit organization. Each profile is originally populated with information from an organization’s Form 990. You can add information by updating your organization’s profile.

Claim Your Organization's Profile

  1. Go to and sign in using your registered email address and password (I'm not registered with GuideStar).
  2. Click the Update Nonprofit Profile link at the top of the home page


3.  Click the blue Get Started Now button.


  4.  On the following page:

    • Enter your organization's Employer Identification Number (EIN). Note: Be sure to include the hyphen in the EIN (xx-xxxxxxx).
    • Click on the Request Permission button.
    • Make sure that you complete all of the required fields.
    • Click Submit Request.


Your request will be reviewed within 1 to 2 business days. Once it has been approved, you will receive notification from GuideStar that you are now a Nonprofit (NPO) Manager.


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