resource list below is designed to guide existing and developing
Neighborhood Networks consortia through fundraising and grantwriting
challenges. The links will offer Neighborhood Networks consortia
members technical assistance resources, related articles and publications,
and examples of successful fundraising initiatives.
of Federal Domestic Assistance
Maintained by the U.S. General Services Administration, this Web
site provides comprehensive information on Federal grant assistance
as well as Federal government projects, services, and activities.
The Foundation Center is a national organization based in New York
City and Washington, D.C. This Web site collects and distributes
information on hundreds of grantmakers, including recent statistics
and trends. It also includes several grant-related publications
and how-to books, frequently asked questions about grants, and access
to an online librarian who provides resource information to interested
A service of the Northern California Community Foundation, this
directory provides links to community foundations, corporate foundations,
private foundations, and grantmakers.
Enables novice and advanced grantseekers, funders, fundraisers,
and donors to access Funding Sources and Information Resources.
Funding Sources links include government agencies, foundations,
corporations, nonprofit organizations, funders for special interests,
and contributors and recipients. Information Resources links include
courses and workshops, associations, journal and listservs, information
sources, laws, taxes and management, and meta-sites and search engines.
Provides free grantwriting resources for both advanced and inexperienced
nonprofit staff. This site is specifically designed for nonprofit
Offers training and publications on both grantwriting and grantseeking.
The center also publishes a free newspaper with articles and information
on program planning and proposal writing, among other topics. The
Web site links include Today's Federal Register, Federal funding,
state funding, community foundations, and international funding.
for Writing a Funding Proposal
The Guide for Writing a Funding Proposal was created to help individuals
in search of funds for projects that provide worthwhile social services.
The Guide focuses on the development of meaningful cooperative relationshipswith
funding agencies, community organizations, and those in needas
a basis for the development of strong fundable initiatives.