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The Foundation CenterĖSan Francisco lends selected books and videos from its library collection. See our lending program statement for more details. The following items have been selected for circulation:

Subjects

Corporate Philanthropy
Foundations
Fundraising
Individual Grantseeking
International Philanthropy
Nonprofit Organizations
Nonprofit Organization Administration
Nonprofit Sector Analysis
Philanthropy and Philanthropists
Proposal Development
Tax and Legal Implications for Nonprofits
Voluntarism



Corporate Philanthropy

Martin, Patricia.
Made Possible By: Succeeding with Sponsorship
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2003.
726 MAR

Zukowski, Linda M.
Fistfuls of Dollars: Fact and Fantasy About Corporate Charitable Giving.
1st ed.
Redondo Beach, CA: EarthWrites Publishing. 1998.
720 ZUK

Foundations

Blumenthal, Barbara.
Investing in Capacity Building: A Guide to High-Impact Approaches.
New York, NY: Foundation Center, 2003.
608 BLU

Schladweiler, Kief (ed.)
Foundation Fundamentals. 7th ed.
New York, NY: Foundation Center, 2004.
740 FOU

Fundraising

Axelrod, Terry.
Beyond the Ask Event.
Seattle, WA: Benevon Publications, 2007.
743 AXE BEY

Axelrod, Terry.
The Joy of Fundraising: How to Stop Suffering and Start Enjoying Asking for Money for Your Favorite Cause.
Seattle, WA: Benevon Publications, 2006.
743 AXE JOY

Bergan, Helen.
Where the Money Is: Advancement Research for Nonprofit Organizations. rev. ed.
Arlington, VA: BioGuide Press, 2001.
743 BER

Bray, Ilona.
Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits: Real-world Strategies That Work. 4th ed.
Berkeley, CA: Nolo Press, 2013.
710 BRA EFF

Ciconte, Barbara L. and Jeanne G. Jacob.
Fundraising Basics: A Complete Guide. 3rd ed.
Gaithersburg, MD: Aspen Publishers, 2009.
710 CIC

Dove, Kent E., Jeffrey A. Lindauer, and Carolyn P. Madvig.
Conducting a Successful Annual Giving Program: A Comprehensive Guide and Resource.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2001.
711 DOV

Dove, Kent E.
Conducting a Successful Capital Campaign. 2nd ed.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 1999.†
713 DOV 2000

Fredericks, Laura.
Developing Major Gifts: Turning Small Donors into Big Contributors.
Gaithersburg, MD: Aspen Publishers, 2001.†
747 FRE

Grace, Kay Sprinkel and Alan L. Wendroff.
High Impact Philanthropy: How Donors, Boards, and Nonprofit Organizations Can Transform Communities.
Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2001.
747 GRA

Hogan, Cecilia.
Prospect Research: A Primer for Growing Nonprofits.
Sudbury, MA: Jones and Barlett Publishers, 2004.†
743 HOG

Klein, Kim and Russell Roybal.
Ready, Set, Raise: Your Guide to Grassroots Fundraising [video recording].
Denver, CO: Grassroots Institute for Fundraising Training, 2004.
A 050 KLE REA

Klein, Kim and Stephanie Roth.
Raise More Money: The Best of Grassroots Fundraising Journal.
Oakland, CA: Chardon Press, 2001.
703 KLE

Lysakowski, Linda.
Are You Ready for a Capital Campaign? Assessing Your Nonprofit's Ability to run a Major Fundraising Campaign.
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA: CharityChannel Press, 2013.
713 LYS ARE

Lysakowski, Linda.
Nonprofit Essentials: The Development Plan.
Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2007.
710 LYS

Robinson, Andy.
Big Gifts for Small Groups: A Board Member's 1-hour Guide to Securing Gifts of $500 to $5,000.
Medfield, MA: Emerson & Church, 2004.
710 ROB

Robinson, Andy.
Grassroots Grants: An Activistís Guide to Grantseeking. 2nd ed.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2004.
770 ROB

Rosso, Henry A.
Hank Rosso's Achieving Excellence in Fundraising. 2nd ed.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2003.
710 ROS ACH

Roth, Stephanie and Mimi Ho.
The Accidental Fundraiser. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2005.
710 ROT

Seltzer, Michael.
Securing Your Organizationís Future: A Complete Guide to Fundraising Strategies.
New York, NY: Foundation Center, 2001.
710 SEL REV

Warshawski, Morrie.
Fundraising Houseparty: How to Get Charitable Donations From Individuals in a Houseparty Setting.
Ann Arbor, MI: Morrie Warshawski, 2002.
760 WAR

Warwick, Mal et al (eds.)
Fundraising on the Internet: The ePhilanthropyFoundation.org's Guide to Success Online. 2nd ed.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2002.
676 WAR

Warwick, Mal.
How to Write Successful Fundraising Letters.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2001.
730 WAR HOW

Warwick, Mal.
Revolution in the Mailbox: Your Guide to Successful Direct Mail Fundraising rev. ed.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2004.
730 WAR

Individual Grantseeking

Colvin, Gregory L.
Fiscal Sponsorship: Six Ways to Do It Right.
San Francisco, CA: Study Center Press, 2005.
900 COL

Dean, Carole Lee.
The Art of Film Funding: Alternative Financing Concepts. 2nd ed.

Studio City, CA: Michael Wiese Productions, 2012.
203 DEA

Trigonis, John T.
Crowdfunding for Filmmakers: The Way to a Successful Film Campaign.
Studio City, CA: Michael Wiese Productions, 2013.
203 TRI

Wilder, Judith Luther.
Breaking through the Clutter: Business Solutions for Women, Artists, and Entrepreneurs.
Los Angeles, CA: National Network for Artist Placement, 1999.
202 WIL BRE

International Philanthropy

Bornstein, David.
How to Change the World: Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas.
New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2004.
360 BOR

Edie, John and Jane C. Nober.
Beyond Our Borders: A Guide to Making Grants Outside the U.S. 4th ed.
Washington, DC: Council on Foundations, 2011.
330 EDI 2002

Koenig, Bonnie L.
Going Global for the Greater Good: Succeeding as a Nonprofit in the International Community.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2004.
350 KOE

Torgerson, Senoe (ed.)
Moving Beyond Exchange: Emerging Models and Best Practices in International Grassroots Collaboration.
Oakland, CA: Japan-U.S. Community Education and Exchange (JUCEE), 2004.
366 TOR

Nonprofit Organizations

Angelica, Emil.
The Wilder Nonprofit Field Guide to Crafting Effective Mission & Vision Statements.
Saint Paul, MN: Amherst H. Wilder Foundation, 2001.
680 ANG WIL

Bernstein, Leyna.
Creating Your Employee Handbook: A Do-It-Yourself Kit for Nonprofits.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2000.
630 BER CRE

Bernstein, Philip.
Best Practices of Effective Nonprofit Organizations: A Practitionerís Guide.
New York, NY: Foundation Center, 1997.
604 BER

Blazek, Jody.
Financial Planning for Nonprofit Organizations.
New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, 1996.
620 BLA

Block, Stephen R.
Why Nonprofits Fail: Overcoming Founderís Syndrome, Fundphobia, and Other Obstacles to Success.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2004.
604 BLO

Brinckerhoff, Peter C.
Mission-Based Marketing: Positioning Your Not-for-Profit in an Increasingly Competitive World. 2nd ed.
Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2003.
680 BRI MIS

Bryson, John M.
Strategic Planning for Public and Nonprofit Organizations: A Guide to Strengthening and Sustaining Organizational Achievement. 3rd ed.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2004.
660 BRY 2004

Mattessich, Paul W.
The Managerís Guide to Program Evaluation: Planning, Contracting, and Managing for Useful Results.
St. Paul, MN: Amherst H. Wilder Foundation, 2003.
670 MAT

McKinney, Anne (ed.)
Real Resumes for Jobs in Nonprofit Organizations.
Fayetteville, NC: PREP Publishing, 2004.
633 MCK

Pidgeon, Walter P., Jr.
The Not-for-profit CEO: How to Attain and Retain the Corner Office.
Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2004.
604 PID

Pidgeon, Walter P., Jr.
The Not-for-profit CEO Workbook: Practical Steps to Attaining and Retaining the Corner Office.
Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2006.
604 PID WOR

Podolsky, Joni.
Wired for good: Strategic Technology Planning for Nonprofits.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2003.
675 POD WIR

Robinson, Ellis M. M.
The Nonprofit Membership Toolkit.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2003.
750 ROB

Stevens, Susan Kenny.
Nonprofit Lifecycles: Stage-Based Wisdom for Nonprofit Capacity.

Long Lake, MN: Stagewise Enterprises, 2001.
608 STE

Nonprofit Organization Administration

Andringa, Robert C. and Ted W. Engstrom.
Nonprofit Board Answer Book: Practical Guidelines for Board Members and Chief Executives. Expanded edition.
Washington, DC: BoardSource, 2002.
610 AND

Carlson, Mim and Margaret Donohoe.
The Executive Director's Survival Guide: Thriving as a Nonprofit Leader.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2003.
600 CAR

OíConnell, Brian.
The Board Memberís Book: Making a Difference in Voluntary Organizations. 3rd ed.
New York, NY: Foundation Center, 2003.
610 OCO 2003

Speaking of Money: A Guide to Fundraising For Nonprofit Board Members [video recording].
Washington, DC: National Center for Nonprofit Boards, 1996.
A 050 NAT SPE

Zimmerman, Robert M. and Lehman, Ann W.
Boards that Love Fundraising: A How-to Guide for Your Board.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2004.
610 ZIM

Nonprofit Sector Analysis

O'Neill, Michael.
Nonprofit Nation: A New Look at the Third America.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2002.
602 ONE NAT

Salamon, Lester M. (ed.)
The State of Nonprofit America.
Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2002.
602 SAL STA

Philanthropy and Philanthropists

Bremner, Robert Hamlett.
Giving: Charity and Philanthropy in History.
New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 1994.
403 BRE GIV

Clinton, Bill.
Giving: How Each of Us Can Change the World.
New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 2007.
408 CLI

Clotfelter, Charles T. and Thomas Ehrlich. (eds.)
Philanthropy and the Nonprofit Sector in a Changing America.
Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1999.
407 CLO

Proposal Development

Browning, Beverly A.
Grant Writing for Dummies.
Forest City, CA: IDG Books Worldwide Inc., 2001.
770 BRO GRA

Carlson, Mim.
Winning Grants Step-by-Step: The Complete Workbook for Planning, Developing and Writing Successful Proposals. 2nd ed.
San Francisco, Jossey-Bass, 2002.
770 CAR

Clarke, Cheryl A.
Storytelling for Grantseekers: The Guide to Creative Nonprofit Fundraising.
San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2001.
770 CLA

Clarke, Cheryl A., and Susan P. Fox.
Grant Proposal Makeover: Transform Your Request from No to Yes

San Francisco, CA: John Wiley & Sons, 2007.
770 CLA GRA

Margolin, Judith B. and Gail T. Lubin, (eds.)
The Foundation Center's Guide to Winning Proposals II.

New York, NY: Foundation Center, 2005.
780 FC WIN 2005

Margolin, Judith B. (ed.)
The Grantseeker's Guide to Winning Proposals.

New York, NY: Foundation Center, 2008.
780 FC WIN 2008

Geever, Jane.
The Foundation Centerís Guide to Proposal Writing. 5th ed.
New York, NY: Foundation Center, 2007.
770 GEE PRO

Geever, Jane.
The Foundation Centerís Guide to Proposal Writing. 6th ed.
New York, NY: Foundation Center, 2012.
770 GEE PRO

Geever, Jane.
Guia para escribir propuestas.
New York, NY: Foundation Center, 2003.
770 GEE GUI

Wells, Michael K.
Successful Program Evaluation.
Portland, OR: Portland State University, 2007.
770 WEL SUC

Tax and Legal Implications for Nonprofits

Blazek, Jody.
IRS Form 1023 Tax Preparation Guide.
Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2005.
948 BLA FOR

Hopkins, Bruce R.
The Legal Answer Book for Nonprofit Organizations.
New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, 1996.
944 HOP LEG

Hopkins, Bruce R.
Nonprofit Law Made Easy.
Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2005.
944 HOP EAS

Mancuso, Anthony.
How to Form a Nonprofit Corporation in California. 15th ed.
Berkeley, CA: Nolo Press, 2013.
945 MAN CA

Voluntarism

Vineyard, Sue and Steve McCurley.
Best Practices for Volunteer Programs.
Darien, IL: Heritage Arts, 2001.
638 VIN BES

 
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