Guidestar Charity Check Plugin
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Guidestar Lookup Plugin
The Guidestar Lookup will use an EIN entered into a field to reach out to Guidestar and pull all the associated information about that non-profit into a panel within the Zengine system.
In order to set up Guidestar, go to settings and find the Guidestar icon.
You will be brought to this page:
Select the form from which you'd like to perform a Guidestar lookup. The form must contain a Tax ID/EIN. Select that as the field from the second dropdown. Then click Save.
In order to run a Guidestar lookup for a submitted record, go to the overlay panel for the record in question and click the star/Guidestar Lookup icon.
If there is no organization, you will see the following:
However, if there is an organization associated with that EIN, you will be brought to its 990.