Foundation Directory Online – In Grant Basics I, our monthly class, we teach you how to use this tool to find grantmakers that fits your nonprofit work. See our Training Schedule here.
Foundation Center Digital Grant Guides – $39.95 each – Yes, this information is from the database mentioned above.
Grant Space, the Foundation Center’s online portal for a variety of proposal writing resources including: Samples, Training schedules, Specific Fields of Interests topics and more.
Statistic and Data Resources
U.S. Census Bureau: http://www.census.gov/#
American FactFinder: http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml
Take a FactFinder Virtual Tour, use tutorials and learn more at the American FactFinder help page
Allen County Census Profile, compiled by the Community Research Institute
More State and Local Resources
When specific, tough questions come your way, these resources might prove helpful, though typically, you won’t need to dig this deeply. Remember, you can always ask us – perhaps someone else has already and the answer has been compiled recently.
- Community Research Institute
- The Alliance: Fort Wayne Allen County Economic Development Alliance
- Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership
- State Data Center
Federal Data & Statistics
Youth Data Resources
Indiana K-12 School Data > Create Custom School Profile
Pew Research Center: http://pewresearch.org/
Brookings Institute: http://www.brookings.edu/
Urban Institute: http://www.urban.org/index.cfm