Request by the Foundation Center


Help the Foundation Center improve tools essential to fundraising

The Foundation Center needs your help to better understand how nonprofits are approaching the process of finding, applying to, and securing grant funding.

Please consider participating in a short, confidential survey.  The survey should take approximately 5 minutes to complete.

The Foundation Center and SurveyMonkeyApply are partnering on this survey to help provide you with better, more informed resources such as Foundation Directory Online. Your time and perspective is greatly appreciated.

Who should take the survey?

Individuals in all roles at nonprofit organizations, especially those involved in researching grant opportunities and writing grant proposals.Please take the survey yourself or pass it along to colleagues.

Don’t procrastinate!

The survey will only be open until Friday, December 15, 2017, so please take it now, here’s the link.

Please, take it only once but definitely pass it on to your fundraising colleagues!


New Books: Proposal Writing

Click the covers to go to the ACPL catalog to place a hold.

Confessions of a successful grants writer : a complete guide to discovering and obtaining funding / Joanne Oppelt.The ultimate insider’s guide to winning foundation grants : a foundation CEO reveals the secrets you need to know / Martin Teitel ; foreword by Amy Goldman.The Foundation Center’s guide to proposal writing.

May We Introduce: GrantSpace

GrantSpace, a service of the Foundation Center®, offers information and resources that are specifically designed to meet the needs of grantseekers. The Paul Clarke Nonprofit Resources Center is a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center. We’re excited about the accessibility of this new resource and think you will be, too.

Take a One-Minute Tour of GrantSpace.

From the About Us page:

GrantSpace is the place for grantseekers to:

EXPLORE in-depth content
ENGAGE with a community of peers and experts
ENERGIZE your fundraising efforts

At GrantSpace, you can: Continue reading