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1. At http://www.foundationcenter.org
the Foundation Center provides
information about every foundation in the country. Much of this
information is free, but some of it is for paying subscribers only.
2. At http://www.guidestar.org
Guidestar lists financial information
for 800,000 nonprofits. You can use Guidestar for research, and you
can also update your organization's entry there.
3. At http://www.idealist.org
Idealist.org has built the leading
nonprofit job site in the country. In addition to jobs, you can also
list events, volunteer opportunities and internships, and at
you can find the most
comprehensive directory of nonprofit consultants on the Web.
4. At http://news.gilbert.org
Michael Gilbert maintains a great site
with daily news updates bridging the online and nonprofit worlds. You
can read the news there, or you you can subscribe for weekly email
5. At http://www.nonprofitbasics.org
the Center for Philanthropy and
Nonprofit Leadership is building a resource center with lots of great
information for starting, running and funding an organization.
6. At http://www.nonprofits.org/npofaq
Putnam Barber maintains the
Nonprofit FAQ - an older resource center that is special because it
is based on actual questions and answers posted by nonprofit managers
over the years.
7. At http://www.networkforgood.org
people can find volunteer
opportunities, and they can also make donations to hundreds of
thousands of nonprofits. Most importantly, you can use this site to
add a free Donate button to your Web site.
8. At http://www.serviceleader.org
you will find a huge site covering
every aspect of volunteer management, from screening, matching,
record-keeping and evaluation, to legal issues, risk management and
9. At http://www.techsoup.org
Techsoup has built the leading resource
center for all issues related to nonprofit technology. In addition,
they offer steep discounts on software for nonprofits, sometimes up
to 90% off the list price.
10. At http://www.volunteermatch.org
people can find volunteer
opportunities all over the country by ZIP code or area of interest.
Lastly, in addition to these 10 online resources, we recommend that
people check out http://www.ncna.org/states.htm
for the nonprofit
state association closest to them.
Thanks in advance for sharing this message with your network, and
don't forget our upcoming Nonprofit Human Resources conference, June
11-14 in Philadelphia, at http://www.idealist.org/conference2003
All the best,
Action Without Borders