Foundation Center by Candid

Foundation Center is a subscription plan offered by Candid (formerly known as Guidestar), which has an exclusive data sharing arrangement in place with the Internal Revenue Service. Although this resource does require a paid subscription, public charities have found it useful to identify and research quality funding prospects, as well as available grant information.

Visit the Foundation Center by Candid

California Community Foundation

California Community Foundation is a Private Foundation dedicated to providing funding and resources to California nonprofits. A list of currently open grants can be found here.

Visit the California Community Foundation

Grants.Gov is a very useful resource for the pursuit of available federal funding. The Grants.Gov site allows nonprofit applicants to complete a profile to evaluate eligibility for current grants. Once complete, you can utilize the Grant Search function which narrows done relevant grants for which your organization qualifies. Conveniently, all application materials are completed directly within your profile created on the site.

Visit Grants.Gov

California Attorney General Registry of Charitable Trusts

The Office of the California Attorney General posts grant opportunities on a periodic basis that are awarded on an annual or semi-annual basis.

Visit the California Attorney General Registry of Charitable Trusts

Social Impact Guide

Social Impact Guide posts period grants available for funding to social enterprises across the United States. A list of grants currently open to social enterprises can be found here.

Visit the Social Impact Guide

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