Foundation Center

As a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center, the Regional Foundation Library offers valuable online tools and core publications from the Center.

Online Resources:

The Library offers free access to three different online funding research tools from the Foundation Center:

Foundation Directory Online
A database of the entire universe of over 108,000 foundations, corporate giving programs, and grantmaking public charities in the U.S. and over 3 million recently awarded grants.

Foundation Maps
A data visualization platform for global philanthropy

Foundation Grants to Individuals
Educational support — scholarships, fellowships, loans, and internships

  • Students and graduates of specific schools
  • Arts and cultural support
  • Awards, prizes, and grants by nomination
  • International applicants
  • Employees/families of employees at specific companies
  • Research and professional support

Print Resources:

The Library also offers valuable print resources from the Foundation Center. A full list of our books can be found on the RFL LibraryThing. Some of the key publications include: