Nonprofit Educational Programs

Nonprofit organizations and other grant seekers on Cape Cod and the Islands looking for funding sources have access to a valuable collection of resources at the Wilkens Library. The Wilkens Library at Cape Cod Community College is a member of the Funding Information Network (FIN), part of the Foundation Center (FC). The Funding Information network provides information on potential funding from foundations, corporations, the public sector and other sources for nonprofit organizations and individuals. Materials in the collection include guides on grant seeking, proposal writing, and texts on nonprofit management/board leadership and giving, and voluntarism/volunteerism. Learn more!

Nonprofit Employee, Volunteer and Board Member Professional Development Courses:

 



Introduction to Finding Grants using the Foundation Directory Online (FDO) Database



Dates Coming Soon for Fall 2018!
Location: Cape Cod Community College, Wilkens Library, 2240 Iyannough Road, West Barnstable
Cost: FREE

Seating is limited and advanced registration is required. Email jfraser@capecod.edu for more information. 

Nonprofit organizations and other grant seekers on Cape Cod and the Islands looking for funding sources have access to a valuable collection of resources at the Wilkens Library.

The Foundation Directory Online is the most comprehensive and current online source on foundation grants. Access to The Foundation Directory Online database is available in the library. Remote access is not available. The Foundation Directory Online includes detailed information on foundations, with links to current foundation 990-PF tax filings, crucial facts on grants, including the purpose of the grant, and a searchable index of trustees, officers, and donors. The database also includes a tutorial on how to search the Foundation Directory Online as well as links to FAQs, and additional resources.

Foundation Grants to Individuals online is a database of programs that award grants to individuals. Foundation Grants to Individuals Online is available for in-library use only. Remote access is not available. This unique online foundation database of grant programs for individuals is searchable by foundation name, foundation city, foundation state, field of interest, type of support, geographic focus, company name, school name, and free text.