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communitymanager
Note to API Users:  This page provides details about the the first generation GuideStar APIs, for which the calling URL is https://data.guidestar.org/{version}/{api name}/{organization EIN or Organization ID} GuideStar has  released a next generation of the REST APIs.  For more information about the GuideStar Next Generation APIs, and to request…
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JackCowardin
Note to API Users:  This page describes the the first generation GuideStar Search API, for which the calling URL is "https://data.guidestar.org/V1_1/search{.json or .xml}?q= {search term}". GuideStar has  released a next generation API Search, the GuideStar Essentials API. The Essentials API is based on Elastic Search technology, and results…
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JackCowardin
Note to API users:   This document pertains to the GuideStar Generation 1 APIs. GuideStar has released a new generation of APIs. Please see the description using the following link. There you will find another link at the bottom of the page that you can use to sign up for a Free Trial of the new APIs.   GuideStar Next Generation APIs    The…
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communitymanager
The API Sandbox provides complete API functionality with a limited data set. API developers can use this site to prototype software for demonstrations or in anticipation of becoming a paid subscriber to the full-data version of Guidestar's APIs. Developers should note that this data is not guaranteed to be current and is refreshed only on…
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deltaechobravo
The School Search API was originally an experimental effort. This document is just to provide a quick reference in the absence of more thorough documentation.   The School Search end point is https://data.guidestar.org/v1/schoolsearch .   Using Lucene Query Syntax, criteria are provided using the q parameter. Each of the returned fields are…
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JackCowardin
Note: We are no longer granting licenses to our Generation 1 APIs. Please use the Next Generation APIs instead. Please use the "Free Trial" link at the bottom of the page here to sign up: GuideStar APIs  Next Generation API documentation id here: developer portal      Go to www.guidestar.org   If you have not registered at GuideStar, register…
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JackCowardin
A Practical Example As an example, we will use one of the GuideStar Web Services that are exposed with the URL https://gsservices.guidestar.org/GuideStar_SearchService/SearchService.asmx.   These include GuideStarBasic GuideStarBasic Web Service Results Example GuideStarCharityCheck This service was superseded by an updated Web Service …
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JackCowardin
The GuideStar Detail web service was first released in 2008 and is designed as a followup to the GuideStar Basic web service, which is essentially a search service. Once a set of results is returned (see example: GuideStarBasic Web Service Results ), the Detail web service is called using the organization EIN to retrieve more detailed information…
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communitymanager
{    "organization_id":7831216,    "government_issued_id":"54-1774039",    "bridge_id":"",    "primary_organization_name":"GuideStar USA",    "also_known_as":"",    "doing_business_as":"",    "organization_fkas":[   { "organization_fka_id":135213, "organization_id":7831216,…
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JackCowardin
GuideStar partners with many other philanthropic organizations and provides data to them that they use in their own websites and applications.   A typical use of GuideStar's (SOAP-based) web services might involve an initial call to the GuideStarBasic web service to search for charities or foundations. Once a charity, for example, is selected,…
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