Foundation Fundamentals / Edition 8

Foundation Fundamentals / Edition 8

by Sarah, Ed. Collins Ed.
     
 

ISBN-10: 1595421564

ISBN-13: 9781595421562

Pub. Date: 03/01/2008

Publisher: Foundation Center, The

Learn how to identify and cultivate the most receptive foundation funders with Foundation Fundamentals. With a focus on the latest online tools, the eighth edition provides beginners with a thorough overview of the funding research process. Foundation Fundamentals, often used as a course book in academic programs on the nonprofit sector, also includes concise

Overview

Learn how to identify and cultivate the most receptive foundation funders with Foundation Fundamentals. With a focus on the latest online tools, the eighth edition provides beginners with a thorough overview of the funding research process. Foundation Fundamentals, often used as a course book in academic programs on the nonprofit sector, also includes concise historical background and current trends in the world of foundations. And it clearly answers the question, "what is a foundation?"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781595421562
Publisher:
Foundation Center, The
Publication date:
03/01/2008
Pages:
239
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents


List of Figures vii Foreword xi Introduction xiii Chapter 1 What Is a Foundation? 1 Chapter 2 Where Foundations Fit in the Total Funding Picture 15 Chapter 3 Who Gets Foundation Grants? 25 Chapter 4 Planning Your Funding Research Strategy 35 Chapter 5 Online Resources for Funding Research 51 Chapter 6 The Savvy Searcher 75 Chapter 7 Resources for Corporate Funding Research 103 Chapter 8 Searching CD-ROM and Print Directories 129 Chapter 9 Resources for Individual Grantseekers 145 Chapter 10 Presenting Your Idea to a Funder 161 Appendix A Additional Readings and Resources 179 Appendix B State Charities Registration Offices 197 Appendix C The Foundation Center's Grants Classification System and the National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities 205 Appendix D Types of Support Definitions 209 Appendix E Resources of the Foundation Center 217 Appendix F The Foundation Center's Cooperating Collections 227 About the Editor 239

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