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These Resources are sites with valuable relevant content for grant seekers and grant writers.

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Nonprofit Associations

Independent Sector

This website, Independent Sector is the leadership network for charities, foundations, and corporate giving programs committed to advancing the common good in America and around the world.

National Council of Nonprofits

Another great resource is the National Council of Nonprofits, the nation’s largest nonprofit network, works through its member State Associations to amplify the voices of America’s local community-based nonprofit organizations, help them engage in critical policy issues affecting the sector, manage and lead more effectively, collaborate and exchange solutions, and achieve greater impact in their communities

The Society for Nonprofit Organizations

The Society for Nonprofit Organizations provides nonprofit staff members, volunteers, and board members with affordable resources and information to work more effectively and efficiently towards accomplishing their mission.

National Organizations

Board Source

BoardSource is dedicated to advancing the public good by building exceptional nonprofit boards and inspiring board service. 

Grant-writing Resources

Waddy Thompson-Grant Writing Resources

Author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Grant Writing


Fundraiser Finder

Fundraiser search engine, message boards, news, links, books, newsletter, and more. “Your Fundraising Resource!”


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The Foraker Group

The Foraker Group is dedicated to a healthy, sustainable nonprofit sector in Alaska. 

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Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits

The Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits is a unifying association formed in 2004 to advance the common interests of more than 20,000 nonprofits in the Grand Canyon State. 


Local Sites for Grant Resources

Foothill College

Foothill College offers educational excellence to diverse students seeking transfer, career preparation and enhancement, and basic skills mastery.

Variety Children’s Charity of North California

Variety is dedicated to delivering life-enriching services and needed funds that build better futures for the children of Northern California.

Western City

The monthly magazine of the League of California Cities.


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Colorado Association of Nonprofit Organizations

Colorado Nonprofit Association leads, serves and strengthens Colorado nonprofit organizations.

How to start a nonprofit in Colorado?

Delaware Association of Nonprofit Agencies


Nonprofit Associations

DANA represents charitable nonprofits throughout the state of Delaware.

How to start a nonprofit in Delaware?


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Florida Association for Volunteer Resource Management

FAVRM is a vital association that provides a network of support and professional development to volunteer management professionals throughout Florida and the Southeast.

Florida Association of Nonprofit Organizations

The Florida Association of Nonprofit Organizations (FANO) serves the capacity-building needs of the nonprofit community in Florida. The Annual Florida Nonprofit Conference and the Florida Certificate in Nonprofit Management are active programs that provide Nonprofit Leaders an opportunity to learn best practices, participate in cost-saving programs, developed financial and human resources, and network with funders.

Nonprofit Center of Northeast Florida

The Nonprofit Center of Northeast Florida provides numerous services to local nonprofit organizations with the most visible and valuable benefits advocating on issues impacting the nonprofit sector; providing expert direction on a wide range of subjects in nonprofit management and development; sponsoring seminars, networking, and peer learning opportunities; and commissioning research on issues affecting nonprofit.

How to start a nonprofit in Florida?

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Georgia Center for Nonprofits

The Georgia Center for Nonprofits serves as a cornerstone of support for the Georgia nonprofit and philanthropic community by delivering a wide range of services and support.

How to start a nonprofit in Georgia?


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Idaho Nonprofit Development Center (INDC)

The Idaho Nonprofit Center is a statewide nonprofit association dedicated to strengthening Idaho nonprofits through training, collaboration, and a collective voice.


Local Sites for Grant Resources

Learning Techniques Ltd.

Diagnostic Evaluation & Instruction For Children & Adults

How to start a nonprofit in Illinois?


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Iowa Nonprofit Resource Center

The Larned A. Waterman Iowa Nonprofit Resource Center is a University of Iowa interdisciplinary collaboration to make more accessible educational and service programs focused on strengthening the operational capacity of Iowa nonprofit organizations. 

How to start a nonprofit in Iowa?


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Kentucky Nonprofit Leadership Initiative

KY Nonprofit Network is a statewide resource for nonprofit board members, staff and other leaders, an information center on effective nonprofit organizational practices, and an advocate for the nonprofit sector as a whole. 

How to start a nonprofit in Kentucky?

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Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations

LANO is a statewide member organization that advocates for the nonprofit community and strengthens the effectiveness of those committed to improving Louisiana.

How to start a nonprofit in Louisiana?


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Maine Association of NonProfits

MANP is a membership organization offering professional skill development programs, affordable healthcare and benefits plans, discounts on related programs and services and advocacy resources, and is part of a national network of state associations.

How to start a nonprofit in Maine?


Local Sites

Maryland Nonprofits has worked to promote a thriving and effective nonprofit sector in Maryland. Maryland Nonprofits is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and a statewide membership association. Nonprofits, businesses that serve nonprofits, government agencies, students, and individuals comprise our membership.

How to start a nonprofit in Maryland?


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Executive Service Corps of New England 

ESC is a 501(c)3 charitable nonprofit that provides management consulting and capacity building services exclusively to other nonprofits in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

Massachusetts Council of Human Service Providers

The Massachusetts Council of Human Service Providers, Inc. is a statewide association of health and human service agencies. The Providers’ Council is the state’s largest human service trade association and is widely recognized as the official voice of the private provider industry.

How to start a nonprofit in Massachusetts? 


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Nonprofit Alliance at Kellogg Community College

Nonprofit Alliance is dedicated to strengthening the leadership and organizational capacities of nonprofit organizations in Calhoun County

How to start a nonprofit in Michigan?


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Minnesota Council of Nonprofits

The Minnesota Council of Nonprofits is the largest state association of nonprofits in the U.S. With over 2,000 nonprofits from around the state as members. They provide resources, training, and information to help nonprofits do their jobs better.

How to start a nonprofit in Minnesota? 


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Mississippi Center for Nonprofits

The Mississippi Center for Nonprofits is the state’s only nonprofit resource center. The Center is the primary source of management training, technical information, advice, answers, coaching and connection to vital resources.

How to start a nonprofit in Mississippi?


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Montana Nonprofit Association

The Montana Nonprofit Association (MNA) is a membership organization of charitable nonprofits that promotes a stronger nonprofit sector, a supportive public climate, and the ability of nonprofits to accomplish their missions.


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Nebraska Association of the Midlands

The Nonprofit Association of the Midlands assists nonprofit organizations as they build their individual capacity and collective influence.

New Hampshire

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New Hampshire Center for Nonprofits 

The NH Center for Nonprofits is a statewide association dedicated to providing programs and resources that support nonprofit organizational capacity building and to partnering with sector leaders, businesses, and the broader community to elevate the visibility and status of the nonprofit sector.

New Jersey

Local Sites

Orange Board of Education

The Orange Public School District in collaboration with all stakeholders is responsible for promoting the academic, social, emotional and personal success of all students. With a commitment to academic excellence, the district provides teachers, families, and administrators the tools needed for all students to reach their full potential.

New Mexico

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Center for Nonprofit Excellence

The Center for Nonprofit Excellence, a program of United Way of Central New Mexico, offers training and networking opportunities to build the capacity of nonprofits in central New Mexico [Bernalillo, Sandoval, Torrance and Valencia Counties].  

New York

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New York Council of NonProfits

NYCON is a statewide association of diverse charitable nonprofit organizations that works to build the capacity of nonprofits and communities to enhance the quality of life through responsive, cost-effective service. 

Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York

The Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York (NPCC) serves as an umbrella membership and service organization for more than 1,700 nonprofits in New York City, Long Island and Westchester, including social service, arts, religious and advocacy groups.

North Carolina

Nonprofit Associations

North Carolina Center for Nonprofits

Serving nonprofits in all 100 counties of North Carolina. Their mission is to enrich North Carolina’s communities and economy through a strong nonprofit sector and nonprofit voice.

North Dakota

Nonprofit Associations

North Dakota Association of Nonprofit Organizations

NDANO supports and advances North Dakota nonprofits through advocacy and public policy, education and training, resources and research, cost-saving programs and networking.


Local Sites

Newkirk Public Schools

Website of the Newkirk, Oklahoma school district


Nonprofit Associations

The Nonprofit Association of Oregon

The Nonprofit Association of Oregon, formerly known as TACS, is a statewide network of nonprofits, foundations, business partners, and individuals dedicated to supporting Oregon’s nonprofit sector.


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Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations (PANO)

PANO is the statewide membership organization serving and advancing the charitable nonprofit sector through leadership, advocacy, education and other services in order to improve the overall quality of life in Pennsylvania.


Drexel University Libraries

Drexel University Libraries is a learning enterprise. Libraries’ staff advances the University’s academic mission through: • Serving as educators. Librarians coach students and other learners to become confident and expert in their information literacy skills and they build partnerships with faculty and other campus experts to support discipline-based teaching and learning. • Supporting education and research through services that provide convenient, reliable, efficient and cost effective access to information resources. • Collaborating with researchers on informatics and data curation issues. • Fostering intentional learning outside of the classroom, in both physical and virtual spaces.

Rhode Island

Nonprofit Associations

Executive Service Corps of New England 

ESC provides management consulting and capacity building services exclusively to other nonprofits in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.


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Texas Association of Non Profit Organizations

The Texas Association of Nonprofit Organizations (TANO) is the statewide membership association reflecting and promoting Texas’ growing nonprofit community in all its diversity.


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Utah Nonprofits Association

The Utah Nonprofits Association is the umbrella membership association of nonprofit organizations in Utah. The organization focuses on providing mutual support, management development through training opportunities and sector-wide advocacy. 


Local Sites

Roanoke Valley-Alleghany Regional Commission

Regional planning commission.


Local Sites

School’s Out Washington

Provides services and guidance to organizations to ensure that all young people have places to learn and grow when not in school.

Washington, DC

Nonprofit Associations

The Center for Nonprofit Advancement 

The Center for Nonprofit Advancement strengthens, promotes and represents its member nonprofit organizations throughout the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.


Local Sites

Brown County Trust

The Brown County Trust for Historic Preservation will provide leadership in the preservation of the built environment in the greater Brown County area through advocacy, education, and support.


University of Wisconsin-Madison Research & Sponsored Programs

RSP promotes and facilitates the research, education, and outreach missions of the University of Wisconsin-Madison by supporting and administering extramurally sponsored programs.



Wyoming Community Foundation

The WYCF is a non-governmental, publicly supported foundation, governed by a self-perpetuating board of citizens, making grants from individual funds contributed or bequeathed by individuals, families, corporations, nonprofit organizations and other sources.

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