The Alvin Sherman Library serves as a Funding Information Network Partner of The Foundation Center and provides a wide range of services to help those involved in preparing grants and soliciting funds from foundations.
and provides a wide range of services to help those involved in preparing grants and soliciting funds from foundations.
About the Foundation Center
The Foundation Center is a national nonprofit service organization
recognized as the nation’s leading authority on organized philanthropy,
connecting nonprofits and the grantmakers to tools they
can use and information they can trust. Its audiences include
grantseekers, grantmakers, researchers, policymakers, the media, and
the general public.
The Center maintains the most comprehensive
database on U.S. grantmakers and their grants; issues a wide variety of
print, electronic, and online information resources; conducts and
publishes research on trends in foundation growth, giving, and
practice; and offers an array of free and affordable educational
Where do I Start?
The Foundation and Grants collection is located on the south side of the second floor of the Alvin Sherman Library.
To access information in this guide about the Foundation and Grants resources, click on the appropriate link to the left.