FUND-RAISING AND FOUNDATION RESEARCH

Selected Sites for Philanthropic Research
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  Center for Nonprofit Mangement-actual physical home of the Funding Information Library in L.A.

Sources for fund-raising and foundation research and philanthropy news
 
Welcome to the Foundation Center
Trends & analysis, news & an annotated list of grantmakers; site recently updated and
chock full of useful links; free newsletters, too!
Foundation Center Foundation Finder
A foundation look ups with 990s
GuideStar
Huge searchable database of 990s for charitable groups
Charitable Trusts of California
990s for Calif. nonprofits; easy to search
The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Online version of top newspaper for fund raisers
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Follow trends in college/university giving; excellent, searchable archives for paid subscribers
CharityChannel from American Philanthropy Review
Lots of great discussion groups to sign up for and other resources
Foundations On-Line
Corporate & foundation donor links plus a list of international grantmakers
Nonportal
A starter Web page for nonprofits. Sign up for free email newsletter: Nonprofit Online News
Charity Village
News and lots of useful lists and links
CASE
Council for Advancement and Support of Education. Check out their "Information Resources"
APP (was NSFRE)
Important professional organization for fund-raising executives
Grants & Related Resources
Interesting collection from Michigan State University Libraries
Internet Nonprofit Center
Use Nonprofit Locater to find tax-exempt organizations
Grant resources on the Web
Nice starter guide from  College & Research Libraries News
@ArtsGloucester - Foundations & Funding Sources Funding
Arts (primarily visual) funding resources
World Wide Arts Resources
Searchable selection of links to a wide variety of arts sites, inc. lists of funders
Maine Arts Commission
Indexed list of contests and grant opportunities
NonProfit Times' Nonprofit Links
Good list of nonprofit information sites
The Grantsmanship Center
Full of useful tips; archived magazine; links to nonprofit resources
IRS Exempt Organization List
Search the Cumulative List on the Web
Nonprofit Managers' Library
Good selection of tips/guides that meet the nonprofit manager's particular needs
National Center for Charitable Statistics
Interesting tables and links
Charities Direct
Handy collection of United Kingdom charities
Current Members of the European Foundation Centre
List with links to Web sites
Fundsnet Services ONLINE
Lots of links with good geographic focus
American Philanthropy Review's GuestShare™
Don't reinvent the wheel. Check out sample grant proposals, management strategies and more
About.Com
Great place to get started. Type in "charitable organizations" in the search field and follow the links
International Grant Resources
Handsome page with many useful links
Funders Online
Search European funders
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