Grants Information Service
J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, 6th floor | 1515 Young Street | Dallas, TX 75201
Government@dallaslibrary.org | 214-670-1468
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
This is a complete listing of federal grant programs, projects, services and activities that provide assistance or benefits to the public. It includes summary program descriptions and is searchable by keyword.
Center for Nonprofit Management
Provides a calendar of classes and seminars offered to enhance management skills of managers in nonprofit organizations, information about their consulting services and short term loan program.
Evaluates the financial health and efficiency of American charities and provides ratings to guide donors. Collects statistics and ranks charities according to different criteria.
Council on Foundation
s - www.cof.org
Contains information for grantmaking foundations and corporations. Provides resources to help grantmakers set up and administer effective giving programs.
A publication of proposed rules and regulations, grant announcements and notices from Federal agencies. This database is searchable from 1995 to present.
The Foundation Center is an independent national service organization that provides authoritative information on foundation and corporate giving. The site contains many useful links to foundation information, a short course on proposal writing, a free newsletter, Philanthropy News Digest, and an excellent frequently asked questions section.
Funding Information Center of Fort Worth
Offers grantseekers information about the Center's library, upcoming workshops, volunteer and nonprofit job opportunities and local networking resources.
The Federal Government's one-stop shop for grants related information now provides a service that will notify you electronically when new government grants are announced in the Federal Register. For details, click on the "Find Grant Opportunities" tab.
Contains a complete list of training seminars on proposal writing and strategic fundraising offered across the U.S. It also provides links to nonprofit resources for accounting, finance, legal resources, online fundraising, research, newsgroups and employment.
Provides summary information on more than 4,000 companies, with links to their web sites and to Internet business newspapers.
Lists over 20,000 nonprofit and community organizations in 140 countries, which can be searched by name, location or mission. Also includes job and internship listings and a directory of products and services to nonprofit organizations.
National Society of Fund Raising Executives
(NSFRE) - www.nsfre.org
Provides chapter and event information, general fund raising news and a consultant's directory.
A starting point to help nonprofit organizations access online Federal information and services. Linked to all Cabinet departments and many agencies, it contains information about grants, regulations, taxes and other services.
Nonprofit Resource Center of Texas
Provides class information, job listings, training and consulting services, library information and volunteer requests for nonprofit and philanthropic communities.
(Chronicle of Philanthropy) - www.philanthropy.org
Provides news summaries of its top stories, a few full text articles, announcement of conferences, application deadlines and job opportunities in the nonprofit community.
PubHub: A Repository of Foundation: Sponsored Reports www.foundationcenter.org/gainknowledge/pubhub/
A one-stop shopping site for Foundation-sponsored reports. Reports issued or sponsored by foundations contain a wealth of information on practices, policies and issues relating to philanthropy and the public good. To tap into these documents with the greatest efficiency, try the Foundation Center's PubHub.
Texas Council for the Humanities
Provides financial support to nonprofit organizations and institutions for educational programs in the humanities aimed at public audiences. Grants are awarded to not-for-profit educational, cultural, and civic organizations.
Texas Nonprofit Management Assistance Network
A coordinated network of centers and organizations, strategically located throughout Texas, that delivers quality management support services and resources to the nonprofit sector
Includes filing guide information for nonprofit associations and notification of proposed, adopted and withdrawn state agency rules.
Texas State Grants Team
The State Grants Team's mission is to alert entities throughout Texas about funding opportunities.
Window on State Government
Offers a broad selection of in-depth government information about state expenditures, current tax revenue, future economic/demographic trends and a compilation of resources about public and private funding opportunities.