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Foundations & Grants

Arcus Foundation: The mission of the Arcus Foundation is to achieve social justice that is inclusive of sexual orientation, gender identity and race, and to ensure conservation and respect of the great apes.

Association of Small Foundations: A membership organization for donors, trustees, employees and consultants of foundations that have few or no staff.

Bread for the Journey: For twenty years, Bread for the Journey’s model of grassroots micro-granting has helped to make communities more just, vital, and whole. Bread for the Journey provides one-time only seed grants to people who have a dream and believe that what they are doing is an important offering or service to the community.

Council on Foundations: A membership organization of more than 2,000 grantmaking foundations and giving programs worldwide that provides leadership expertise, legal services and networking opportunities, among other services, to members and to the general public.

Foundation Center: Established in 1956, and today supported by close to 600 foundations, the Foundation Center is the nation's leading authority on philanthropy, connecting nonprofits and the grantmakers supporting them to tools they can use and information they can trust.

Heinz Endowments: Offers more than $10 million in annual grants, with a particular focus on arts and the environment. The organization focuses mostly on southwestern Pennsylvania but has sponsored projects outside that region.

Kellogg Foundation: Find resources concerning philanthropy, grant writing tools, frequently asked questions, and volunteer opportunities.

Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations: Statewide membership organization serving and advancing the charitable nonprofit sector through leadership, advocacy, education and other services in order to improve the overall quality of life in Pennsylvania.

The Chronicle of Philanthropy: No. 1 news source, in print and online, for nonprofit leaders, fund raisers, grantmakers, and other people involved in the philanthropic enterprise.

The Foundation for Enhancing Communities: A leader in working with individuals, corporations, governmental bodies, nonprofit organizations, and private foundations, helping them to achieve their philanthropic goals with confidence and sophistication.

Temple NEST: Designed to assist nonprofit and governmental human service agencies develop the capacity to effectively serve communities through best practices in management, research and training. This website is the Central Pennsylvania source for current, relevant and vital news for every nonprofit organization.