Resources for Grantmakers

Grantmakers, including private foundations, corporate foundations and grantmaking public charities, partner with nonprofits to strategically deliver programming and services in all areas of the social sector.  

Council on Foundations

This organization strives to increase the effectiveness, stewardship and accountability of the philanthropic sector while providing its members with the services and support they need to advance the common good.

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Grantmakers for Effective Organizations

Grantmakers for Effective Organizations is a coalition of grantmakers committed to building strong and effective nonprofit organizations.

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Glasspockets

A Foundation Center initiative that champions philanthropic transparency in an online world and illustrates how institutional philanthropy is relevant today.

Grantcraft

A service of The Foundation Center harnessing the practical wisdom of funders to provide free resources that improve the practice of philanthropy. 

Exponent Philanthropy

A membership organization for donors, trustees, employees and consultants of foundations that have few or no staff and operate using volunteers.

Chronicle of Philanthropy

The Chronicle of Philanthropy is an independent news organization that has been serving leaders, fundraisers, grant makers, and others involved in the philanthropic enterprise for more than 25 years. 

Nonprofit Programs & Events

Introduction to Finding Grants

Monday, December 17 11:00 AM
Independence Regional

Learn the basics of successful grant seeking and how to get started using Foundation Directory Online to find potential private foundation funders for your 501c3 nonprofit. Participants must be comfortable working in the Windows environment and using the Internet.

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