Services for Grantseekers - Related Resources
Foundation Center's learning community for the social sector. GrantSpace provides easy-to-use, self-service tools and resources to help nonprofits worldwide become more viable grant applicants and build strong, sustainable organizations.
Foundation Center's collective intelligence for the social sector, providing access to thousands of case studies, evaluations, white papers, and issue briefs addressing some of the world's most pressing social problems. These documents published by the organizations themselves answer the question of what came after they received funding.
Philanthropy News Digest
A daily news service of the Foundation Center, is a compendium, in digest form, of philanthropy-related articles and features culled from print and electronic media outlets nationwide.
Regional and National
501 Commons supports nonprofits in a variety of ways, nurturing organizations to help them succeed through free and low-cost services to partnerships with foundations that support their grantees. Their site includes a WA Statewide Resource Directory that provides best practices, networking opportunities, event venues, consultants and other specialists.
GuideStar works to improve public access to information about nonprofit organizations by providing Forms 990 and other data through their searchable online database. Users can search organizations by name, keyword, or location.
Secretary of State - Charities
Information about the state's charities, charitable trusts, commercial fundraisers and the Charitable Solicitations Program. Search registered fundraisers using the organization's name or registration number.
Washington State Foundation Databook
(CD-ROM format, accessible with staff assistance at the Marysville Library Information Desk)
A comprehensive, up-to-date directory and database of grantmaking foundations with a categorical listing of all the grants they made for the most recent year on record, including the Foundation's stated purpose for awarding each grant.
The official government site for information on federal grants and funding. Managed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the site offers a database of more than 1,000 grant programs administered by 26 federal grantmaking agencies, searchable by agency, category, eligibility or CFDA number.
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
A government-wide compendium of Federal programs that provide assistance or benefits to state and local governments, private for-profit and nonprofit agencies, and individuals. Users can browse or search information on assistance by agency, program area, and other fields.
Find the Washington State agencies that award grants to both nonprofit organizations and individuals. Type ‘grants' into the keyword search box.