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communitymanager
GuideStar will guarantee support of an API for two years after it is released. As a result, the current schedule for API support is: Data.guidestar.org/v1/charitycheck through January 1, 2015 Data.guidestar.org/v1/exchange through January 1, 2015 Data.guidestar.org/v1/search through January 1, 2015   GuideStar will release new versions as…
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JackCowardin
GuideStar APIs impose a strict throttling limit on APIs of no more than 120 requests per 60 seconds. A program that employs the APIs and exceeds that rate will receive 403 errors. This is an example from our API logs:   16:42:43.8350|DEBUG|Middleware.API.Openrasta.PipelineContributors.ThrottlingPipelineContributor|user X…
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JackCowardin
Example Data Classes for API Return Data Use these example classes to deserialize return data form API calls.   Text version for cut and paste:  A simple C# console application   using System;using System.Collections.Generic;using System.Linq;using System.Text;using System.Threading.Tasks;using System.Net;using System.IO;using…
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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 GuideStar has released a Next Generation of APIs. The earlier APIs, which are discussed here, are no longer available for purchase. For more information about the new APIs, and to request a free…
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missy.kohlman
Header 1 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…
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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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