Show me the money

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Resources on charitable giving and fiscal accountability:

Although these organizations are all based in the U.S., many monitor ministries with large global reach.

RESEARCH — The Lilly Family School of Philanthropy,  Urban Institute’s National Center for Charitable Statistics and Center on Nonprofits and PhilanthropyIndependent Sector and Foundation Director Online all host relevant research.

WATCHDOGS — Wall Watchers, an independent source for Christian ministry ratings, posts financial profiles. CharityWatch,, and Charity Navigator post evaluations of nonprofits.

NEWS — The Chronicle of Philanthropy and the Philanthropy Journal.