Resources

For Grantees

Guidestar

National database of nonprofit organizations

Stanford Social Innovation Review

A magazine about social innovation, covering wide range of topics, including nonprofit management, philanthropy, corporate citizenship, and social change.

Echoing Green

This organization offers fellowships, small support grants and numerous resources for social entrepreneurs

NY/NJ Common Application Form

An example of an application form that offers a format for submitting proposals

Introduction to Proposal Writing Course

An introduction course on proposal writing

For Grantmakers

Council on Foundations

An umbrella group of foundations and charities

Grantcraft

Practical wisdom for grantmakers

Philanthropy New York

Resources for philanthropy

Confluence Philanthropy

An impact investing network

Grantmakers for Effective Organizations

A membership organization that helps grantmakers apply strategies and practices that contribute to grantee success

Mission Investors Exchange

An impact investing network for foundations dedicated to deploying capital for social and environmental change

National Center for Family Philanthropy

A nonprofit resource that provides research, expertise, and learning opportunities to inspire its national network of giving families

Exponent Philanthropy

A member-led community of lean funders