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Grants Collection

Grants CollectionAs a Foundation Center Funding Information Network partner, the Grants Collection offers resources for customers interested in nonprofit research—regardless of whether they are seeking out new fundraising and nonprofit management strategies or are just beginning their journey. The collection contains both circulating and reference materials that cover a range of topics, from starting a nonprofit to proposal writing and strategic planning.

Subject Areas:

  • Fundraising
  • Grantseeking for Nonprofits and Individuals
  • Nonprofit Organizations
    • Finance
    • Law and Legislation
    • Management
    • Technology
  • Proposal Writing for Grants
  • Starting a Nonprofit Organization

Collections of Note:

Visitors to the Central Library may search for grants and grantmakers in the Foundation Directory Online, Foundation Grants to Individuals, and Philanthropy In/Sight databases.

Newspapers and Magazines
Customers have access to newspapers and magazines to keep current on the latest giving trends, nonprofit success, and social impact stories.

  • Chronicle of Philanthropy
  • Grassroots Fundraising Journal
  • NonProfit Times
  • Nonprofit Quarterly
  • Responsive Philanthropy

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