NAICS 5 Digit Industry 81321

Industry 81321

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 81321 – Grantmaking and Giving Services

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 81321: This industry comprises of the following:

  1. Establishments known as grantmaking foundations or charitable trusts; and
  2. Establishments primarily engaged in raising funds for a wide range of social welfare activities, such as health, educational, scientific, and cultural activities.

Cross-References for NAICS Code 81321

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 81321. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Providing trust management services for others–are classified in Industry 52392, Portfolio Management;
  • Organizing and conducting fundraising campaigns on a contract or fee basis–are classified in Industry 56149, Other Business Support Services;
  • Providing telemarketing services for others–are classified in Industry 56142, Telephone Call Centers;
  • Raising funds for political purposes–are classified in Industry 81394, Political Organizations;
  • Advocating social causes or issues–are classified in Industry 81331, Social Advocacy Organizations; and
  • Conducting health research–are classified in Industry 54171, Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 81321

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 81321. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Charitable trusts, awarding grants
  • Community chests
  • Community foundations
  • Corporate foundations, awarding grants
  • Disease awareness fundraising organizations
  • Disease research (e.g., cancer, heart) fundraising organizations
  • Educational trusts, awarding grants
  • Federated charities
  • Grantmaking foundations
  • Health research fundraising organizations
  • Philanthropic trusts, awarding grants
  • Scholarship trusts (i.e., grantmaking, charitable trust foundations)
  • Trusts, charitable, awarding grants
  • Trusts, educational, awarding grants
  • Trusts, religious, awarding grants
  • United fund councils
  • United funds for colleges
  • Voluntary health organizations

Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 81: Other Services (except Public Administration)
  • Subsector 813: Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
  • Industry Group 8132: Grantmaking and Giving Services
  • Industry 81321: Grantmaking and Giving Services (Current Page)
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 813211: Grantmaking Foundations
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 813212: Voluntary Health Organizations
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 813219: Other Grantmaking and Giving Services

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