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Nonprofit Resources: Walnut Creek Foundation Collection

Information on researching and writing grants, and nonprofit management

Walnut Creek Library - Funding Information Network Partner

With support from the Walnut Creek Library Foundation, the Walnut Creek LIbrary is now a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center. Nonprofit organizations and other grantseekers may access the links below from within the Walnut Creek Library only.

The Foundation Directory Online  

Foundation Grants to Individuals Online

Online tours of the Foundation Directory will help you use the resource effectively.

Help from a Foundation Center Librarian

MORE WCL Foundation Resources

WCL Foundation REFERENCE Resources

Funding information from the Foundation Center is located in the Walnut Creek Library Business Section.

All books on this page with the call number BUS R will be found in this section.

Books of interest that you may check out will be found in the nonfiction stacks at the Walnut Creek Library.


Philanthropy In/Sight

Philanthropy In/SightTM is the interactive mapping tool for grantmakers, policymakers, and researchers interested in seeing the impact of philanthropy around the world.

Philanthropy In/Sight provides two unique mapping tools, updated weekly with accurate data on over 97,000 grantmakers and more than 1.6 million grants made to nonprofit organizations worldwide.

In just minutes, you can create maps to visualize the reach of philanthropy from any perspective. Show the effect of charitable giving around the globe or within the U.S., focused even to the level of congressional district or ZIP code.

GrantSpace  is the Foundation Center's new online learning community site with information and resources for grantseekers.
Explore in-depth content, engage with a community of peers and experts in your fundraising efforts.

Join GrantSpace for free and get a free 24-hour gift card for Foundation Directory Online Professional - the Foundation Center's searcahable databse of nearly 100,000 grantmakers and more than 2 million grants.

Workshops & Training

The Foundation Center in San Francisco offers programs and training for nonprofits.


Catalog of Nonprofit Literature