Nonprofit/Philanthropy WEBSITES

 Grants Foundation Center's site just for grantseekers, includes rfp’s, classes, sample documents, skill resources, etc.  The Foundation Center – information on funders, philanthropy trends, nonprofit how-to’s, research reports, news and 990’s. lists a variety of  rfps/sgas

RFP (Requests for Proposals) announcements: (sign up for free weekly subscriptions)
 PND RFP Bulletin at &
                Grant Siren Recap at 
    “Local Government Briefings”  East -West Gateway Council of Governments, go to "Newsletters" to subscribe, scroll down to new  "grants" listed in  in each pdf.

Local  Professional Organizations   Nonprofit Services Center - (professional development classes)  Community Service Public Relations Council Association of Fundraising Professionals, St. Louis Chapter Young Nonprofits Professionals Network St. Louis Metropolitan Volunteer Management Association  Nonprofit Missouri statewide association of nonprofits communications medium for local nonprofits St. Louis Planned Giving Council Grant Professionals Assn. St. Louis Chapter St. Louis Not-For Profit Financial Management Assn.  United Way of Greater St. Louis’ platform for securing volunteers for nonprofit projects and governing boards


Nonprofit Ratings, Finances and 990's  (formerly Charity Check) gives financial ratings of charities  Better Business Bureau  reports complaints about charities National Center for Charitable Statistics nonprofit directory and 990’s  foundation & nonprofit 990’s  Propublica’s nonprofit 990 summaries financial reports

Nonprofit Technology evaluates nonprofit software  technology news and discounted products for nonprofits technology information

Nonprofit Leadership/ Operations leadership/policy info for charities & institutional donors  user-friendly Internal Revenue Service help for nonprofits  National Grants Management Association  free general basic information and links to resources  free Nonprofit Good Practice Guides and resource library Partnership for Philanthropic Planning - planned giving info  free e-learning resources & training plans network of statewide nonprofit organizations with resources; job listings database directory of nonprofits

Government Grants  clearinghouse for federal grants    FirstGov links to information about gov grant process, regulations, agencies, etc.  basic information about all federal assistance programs including program and project grants.

Demographic Information +  -- census information  wide range of statistics compiled for the federal government  Missouri Census Data Center            

FREE E-Newsletters/Blogs to follow               

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Nonprofit News
Fundraising Well and Nonprofit Fiscal Fitness –
Guidestar Monthly --
Blue Avocado -- 
Nonprofit News Update --
Stanford Social Innovation Review nonprofit blog
G&FC News -- an occasional e-newsletter from us listing upcoming events here at the library – just sign up for our contact list or e-mail

These websites are suggested and recommended by staff of the Grants & Foundation Center
the St. Louis Public Library’s Foundation Center Funding Information Network partner located at Central Library, 1301 Olive St. St. Louis MO 63103