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Foundation Directory Online


Not long after we were founded in 1956, the Foundation Directory helped establish our reputation as a leading resource in the world of philanthropy. Today it's become the definitive online database containing everything about U.S. foundations and their millions of grants around the world. Search up to nine databases at once — grantmakers, companies, grants, 990s, RFPs, philanthropy news, foundation-sponsored publications, nonprofit literature, and jobs — to quickly compile a report containing only what you're looking for. It's the ideal tool for grantmakers to evaluate the landscape, vet grantseekers, and learn about other organizations. Foundation Directory Online is:

  • Simply the most comprehensive, accurate, and flexible way to gain key knowledge.
  • A free resource for eligible Foundation Center donors.
  • Available for free use at more than 470 funding information centers nationwide and around the world.


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