As part of our commitment to effective philanthropy, Funders Together promotes innovative collaborations between funders and service providers. Although we do not award grants, we are supportive of nonprofits that work to solve homelessness, and would like to be helpful in your search for funding.
We encourage you to check out the Foundation Center as a first step in your process. Among its many useful resources, the Foundation Center offers a comprehensive directory of foundations, a guide to identifying potential funding opportunities, and workshops for grantseekers.
For more information on obtaining grants, we recommend the following sources:
Charity Channel Grants and Foundations Review Charity Channel’s “Grants and Foundations Review” provides you with the latest insights of experts in grantseeking.
The Chronicle of Philanthropy The Chronicle connects nonprofit organizations with “news, jobs, and ideas” and its “fundraising” section provides a wealth of news items about the world of fundraising.
CompassPoint Nonprofit Services CompassPoint offers support to nonprofit organizations and its workshops, coaching, consulting, and research span a wide range of topics, including fundraising.
Council on Foundations COF’s website provides a useful window into the field of philanthropy
GlobalGiving A charity fundraising website, Global Giving enables nonprofits to seek funds in a straightforward, online market
Grants.gov This government-managed resource makes finding and applying for federal grants simple.
The Grantsmanship Center The Grantmanship Center specializes in training nonprofit organizations in search of grants. The Center offers workshops, video guides, consulting, and more.
Guidestar Guidestar collects and shares information about nonprofit organizations. Guidestar allows you to learn about the operations of other nonprofits, including foundations. And, by sharing your nonprofit’s information with Guidestar, you improve potential funders’ understanding of your work and mission.
United Way United Way is one of the foremost organizations harnessing philanthropy to effect positive, social change