South Side Learning & Development Center Receives Guidestar Seal of Transparency For 2018


South Side Learning & Development Center was recently recognized for our transparency with a Gold Seal on our GuideStar Nonprofit Profile! GuideStar is the world’s largest source of information on nonprofit organizations. Each year 9+ million of visitors and tens of millions more use the network of 200+ partners use GuideStar data to grow support for nonprofits. GuideStar is also responsible for powering giving portals such as AmazonSmile, Facebook’s donate button, JustGive, Network for Good,, VolunteerMatch, and all major U.S.-based donor-advised funds, such as Fidelity Charitable.

In order to get the Gold Seal, SSLDC shared important information with the public using our profile on Now community members and donors can find in-depth information about our goals, strategies, capabilities, and progress. By reaching gold standard, this means that SSLDC has fulfilled all of the requirements for the Gold standard designation, such as disclosing impact strategies, goals, capabilities, indicators and progress, as well as fulfilling all requirements for Bronze and Silver designations

As we move into the New Year, SSLDC will make strides toward reaching the Platinum Seal of Transparency.