Foundation Center

Research grants and funding sources.

The George Latimer Central Library is home to the Foundation Collection, a collection of resources used in researching sources of grant support. The collection includes print directories, information about applying for grants, periodicals and newsletters, annual reports, and access to the following databases:

Please ask at the desk in the Workforce and Innovation Center to use these databases. Staff members are always available to assist users with the collection during regular library hours.


Candid Learning

Foundation Center

GuideStar (free registration required) - This will be the official U.S. government website for people who make, receive, and manage federal awards, replacing the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA).

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

Minnesota Council on Foundations

Foundation Directory Online Free

More Foundation Center resources

Grants, Foundations and Nonprofits

Books for getting grants, raising money, and starting and maintaining a nonprofit.

Library Staff Can Help You with Searching for Grants

While libraries are closed to the public, send us a funding search request and we'll send you the results from Foundation Directory Online!

Free eBooks Available from Foundation…

Free eBooks are now available from the Foundation Center on topics such as fundraising, nonprofit boards, nonprofit law, proposal writing,…
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