Goldwater Institute


The Goldwater Institute is an independent government watchdog supported by people who are committed to expanding free enterprise and liberty. The Institute develops innovative, principled solutions to pressing issues facing the states and enforces constitutionally limited government through litigation. The Institute focuses its work on expanding economic freedom and educational opportunity, bringing transparency to government, and protecting the rights guaranteed to Americans by the U.S. and state constitutions. The Goldwater Institute was founded in 1988 with Barry Goldwater's blessing.

How Your Donation Helps

65.6% of your car donation will go toward helping Barry Goldwater Institute for Public Policy Research with their project: Policy Analysis, Research & Education.

31.0% will go toward the project: Public Interest Litigation.

3.3% will go toward the project: Communications.



  • Study and research (non-scientific)

Tax Status

IRS Classification: 501(c)(3) Public Charity established 1989

Your donations to Barry Goldwater Institute for Public Policy Research are tax deductible.

Grouping: Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).

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