Simbi Community Development


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GuideStar Charity Check

Simbi Community Development

EIN: 86-1594541


Simbi's mission is to facilitate community and individual development by helping people grow & share their talents with the world. provides a web-based community platform to help non-profit projects find and reward volunteers, promoting community development, mutual aid among those in need, and the development of individual skills.

Ruling year info


President, Lead Volunteer

David Anderson

Main address

1753 40th St

Sacramento, CA 95819 USA

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Formerly known as




Subject area info



Community service

Adult peer mentoring


Population served info


Economically disadvantaged people

Self-employed people

Artists and performers


NTEE code info

Philanthropy / Charity / Voluntarism Promotion (General) (T50)

IRS subsection

501(c)(3) Public Charity

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.



Programs and results

What we aim to solve

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

We know that a lack of money in a community is not a lack of talent or ability to help each other grow and prosper.

Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve? helps non-profit projects find and reward volunteers, promoting community development, mutual aid among those in need & development of individual skills.

Population(s) Served
Economically disadvantaged people
Artists and performers
Self-employed people
Unemployed people

Where we work

Our results

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

How does this organization measure their results? It's a hard question but an important one.

Number of new champions or stakeholders recruited

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success


Context Notes

Approximate, showing organization's membership trajectory as it transitioned to a nonprofit with little funding.

Goals & Strategy

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Learn about the organization's key goals, strategies, capabilities, and progress.

Charting impact

Four powerful questions that require reflection about what really matters - results.

We provide tools to enable community and individual development via an online membership community.

We recruit engaged volunteers on our own platform and maximize goodwill contributions.

We have a fun and growing volunteer team, few paid contractors and no full-time employees!

We are actively growing our volunteer team and the speed at which we can improve our platform and outcomes.


Simbi Community Development

Financial data

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Simbi Community Development

Revenue & expenses

Fiscal Year: 2022

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Contributions, Grants, Gifts $6,191
Program Services $0
Membership Dues $0
Special Events $0
Other Revenue $0
Total Revenue $6,191
Program Services $10,152
Administration $0
Fundraising $0
Payments to Affiliates $0
Other Expenses $0
Total Expenses $10,152

Simbi Community Development

Balance sheet

Fiscal Year: 2022

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Total Assets $4,325
Total Liabilities $0
Fund balance (EOY)
Net Assets $4,325


The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

Letter of Determination is not available for this organization
Form 1023/1024 is not available for this organization

President, Lead Volunteer

David Anderson

David creates, builds, and consults for non-profits, social enterprises and interesting startups. His professional background is in tech entrepreneurship, as applied to positive change, first in the blogging world, next in the crowdfunding world, and since 2013 has focused on the realm of non-speculative digital community currencies. David is the President of Simbi's Board of Directors.

There are no officers, directors or key employees recorded for this organization

There are no highest paid employees recorded for this organization.

Simbi Community Development

Board of directors
as of 10/13/2023
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board of directors data
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Board chair

David Anderson

Paul Melville

Kjerstin Erickson

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 10/5/2023

Who works and leads organizations that serve our diverse communities? Candid partnered with CHANGE Philanthropy on this demographic section.


The organization's leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
Gender identity
Male, Not transgender (cisgender)
Sexual orientation
Decline to state
Disability status
Decline to state

Race & ethnicity

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Sexual orientation

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