A sampling of books located in our various community libraries that you may check out.
Preliminary Funding Research
Remote users will find useful information on the Foundation Center Homepage, including a Fund Finder Search box to locate contact information on foundations and their 990-PF's.
The Foundation Directory for specific types of funding must be acccessed by using the links above within the Walnut Creek Library.
Richmond Public Library - City of Richmond -
325 Civic Center Plaza
Richmond, CA 94804
The Richmond Public Library,
East County Library for Nonprofits
301 W.10th Street (Located in the Rivertown Resource Center)
Antioch, CA 94509
East County Library for Nonprofits houses an extensive collection of resource information and material to better meet the needs of established and start-up nonprofits. Resources available: Foundation Directory Online, directories of grants and foundations, tips on improving fundraising, building a successful board of directors, how to's for grant writing, forming a nonprofit organization, and much more.
Foundation Center - San Francisco
312 Sutter Street, Suite 606
San Francisco, CA 94108-4314
The Foundaton Center Headquarters is in New York. The nearest field center with a comprehensive library is located in San Francisco.
Compass Point Nonprofit Services
731 Market St., Suite 200
San Francisco, CA 94103
Compass Point Nonprofit Services is a consulting, research, and training organization providing nonprofits with management tools, strategies, and resources to lead change in their communities.
Articles for Nonprofits
More Community Resources
Local List from the Foundation Center, San Francisco
Covers the following:
Service Orgs. & Assns.
Consulting & Training Resources
Loans, Meeting Space, Real Estate, Renovation
Resources for Artists