DCNP Philanthropy Center
Foundation Center Online Training
For a nominal fee, The Foundation Center offers a number of online training courses for nonprofits, including self-paced eLearning workshops and live webinars. For more information on these courses and webinars visit Foundation Center Marketplace
The DCNP Philanthropy Center is a Cooperating Collection of the Foundation Center.
The Cooperating Collection includes electronic databases and print resources on starting a nonprofit, careers in nonprofits, fundraising, investigating corporate giving, nonprofit management, grant writing, and grant maker directories.
The collection is open to the public during regular library hours.
DeKalb Public Library reference librarians are available to assist with the print collection and the databases. Orientation and training sessions on how to use the collection will be scheduled throughout the year.
For more information contact:
Reference Department Manager and
Cooperating Collection Supervisor
Electronic Databases Magazines
Foundation Directory Online The Nonprofit Times
Foundation Grants to Individuals Online The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Philanthropy In/Sight Crain's Chicago Business
GrantSpace is a free service of The Foundation Center. It offers information and resources to meet the needs of nonprofits including tutorials on nonprofit funding, grant writing and nonproft management.
Philanthropy Center Partners of DeKalb Public Library