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General information

Learn more about Cause IQ's information, tools, and features


Filter and field glossary

 See all fields available in Cause IQ for searching, displaying, and exporting

Are EINs missing preceding "0's" in your exports?

Cause IQ workaround for a formatting error in Excel

Dashboard

See all relevant Cause IQ information in one place and manage your account settings

How is "Operating budget" defined?

Operating budget is the total expenditures minus pass-through grants and benefits

Liability fields: Definitions and sources

See the various liability fields available to search, filter, view, and export

Stay on top of your Cause IQ usage

Check your included usage status and check how much usage is required to process your exports

What are your data sources?

Cause IQ collects, aggregates, and cleans information from a dozen different data sources

Asset fields: Definitions and sources

See the various asset fields available to search, filter, view, and export

Form 5500: Employee benefit plan details

Search, view, and export details on organization's employee benefit plan characteristics and providers

Video: Detailed look at Cause IQ

 Six-minute video providing a detailed look at Cause IQ

Changing email addresses in Cause IQ

Access your Cause IQ account settings to update your email address

Enterprise admin page

Assign/reassign users, allocate export usage, and download individual and company usage stats

How often is the information updated?

Cause IQ information is updated weekly, with over a dozen different data sources feeding Cause IQ

Selecting the information you want to work with in Cause IQ

Choose the organization details you want to view, analyze, benchmark, and export

Video: Overview of Cause IQ

Video showing an 80-second overview on how Cause IQ provides intelligence on everything and everyone in the nonprofit sector

What coverage of nonprofits do you have?

Cause IQ has IRS-registered nonprofits in the U.S. that complete the Form 990 or Form 990-PF

Expense / expenditure fields: Definitions and sources

See the various expenditure fields available to search, filter, view, and export

Revenue fields: Definitions and sources

See the various revenue fields available to search, filter, view, and export