Thursday, April 17, 2014
Services for Nonprofits
The Grantmakers Forum does not make grants nor does it provide fundraising information and/or referral for individual nonprofits. The following resources are available for nonprofit service providers:
Alternative Fundraising Sites:
Foundation Directory Online. A produce of The Foundation Center, FDO is a national database that offers 6 levels of service from FDO Free to FDO Professional .
provides basic information about all 501(c)(3) organizations, including
funders. Users may sign up for a free account and access basic information
and IRS 990 returns, or subscribe to more detailed levels of data
for a fee.
NOTE: Many public library systems offer free access to the Foundation Center FDO services. In Rochester, call the Business & Social Sciences Division at the Rochester Public Library, 115 South Ave. 585-248-8130 .
Common Application and Report Form, currently accepted by approximately 40 area funders. Save the Common Application & Report Form to your computer in MS Word format. If you have any difficulties downloading this form, please call 585.232.2380. To open individual pages (.htm) of the Common Application and Report Form:
Logic Model Packet: A tool for program planning, development of proposalsand reporting results (downloads in MS Word format).
Philanthropy Forums are periodic events for the entire charitable community on a topic of importance to the sector. Visit the Events page for information about upcoming events.
News & Events
Non-profit Revitalization Act; NY Value of the Charitable Deduction & More. GFNY Policy
Guide to Grantmakers Update
Introduction to Philanthropy May 15, 2014 Open to the Public
Other Events of Interest to Funders
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