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For assistance with Foundation Directory or questions about how the Library District can help your non-profit, contact Jessica Sherman at 845-485-3445 x 3315 or by email to jsherman@poklib.org.
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Foundation Directory Online Professional is the Foundation Center’s premier searchable database for nonprofits with 501c3 status. It contains records for thousands of U.S. grant makers. Foundation Directory Online Professional records can be emailed or saved to a flash drive.

Foundation Directory Online Professional is only accessible from within Adriance Memorial Library on any library computer or through the library’s Wi-Fi.

View a helpful chart for getting started with grant seeking.

View Foundation Directory Online Tutorial
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Foundation Directory Online Essential is a great way for you to get started in fundraising. It provides you access to the same number of grantmakers as Professional, however some profiles will be limited view only. Grants information and recipient profiles are available in Professional only.

Foundation Directory Online Essential is accessible anywhere through 2021. Use this FDO Essential Day Pass Guide for steps to access the site.

View a helpful chart for getting started with grant seeking.

View Foundation Directory Online Tutorial
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Foundation Grants to Individuals Online database for individuals who do not have 501c3 status. The grants in this database are for education, artists, writers or individuals looking to start a nonprofit.

Foundation Grants to Individuals Online is only accessible from within Adriance Memorial Library on any library computer or through the library’s Wi-Fi.

View a helpful chart for getting started with grant seeking.

View Foundation Grants to Individuals Tutorial
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Use Candid Learning to help your nonprofit become a more viable grant applicant by improving your grant seeking skills.

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Guidestar connects you with the nonprofit information you need. Search GuideStar for the most complete, up-to-date nonprofit data available and create/update your own non-profit’s profile.

Adriance Memorial Library is a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center.