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Philanthropy Center Reference Sources*


Foundations/Nonprofit Organizations

  • Directory of Illinois Foundations - PC Ref/Gen HV 98 .I15 D56
  • Foundation Directory, Parts 1,2 and Supplement - PC Ref/Gen AS 911 .A2 F65
  • Foundation 1000 - PC Ref/Gen HV 97 .F65 F67
  • Foundation Fundamentals: A Guide for Grantseekers - PC Ref/Gen HV 41.9 .U5 F686
  • Guide to Business Philanthropy & Not-For-Profits of Note / Business Ledger -
    PC Ref HV 98 .I15 G788
  • Guide to U.S. Foundations, Their Trustees, Officers, and Donors -
    PC Ref/Gen HV 97 .A3 G84
  • International Foundation Directory - PC Ref/Gen HV 7 .I56
  • Membership Directory/West Suburban Philanthropic Network -
    PC Ref HV 99 .C4 W478
  • National Directory of Nonprofit Organizations - PC Ref/Gen AS 29.5 .N38

Grants

  • Annual Register of Grant Support - PC Ref/Gen AS 911 .A2 A67
  • Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (http://www.cfda.gov)
  • Catholic Funding Guide: A Directory of Resources for Catholic Activities -
    PC Ref BX 2347 .C39
  • Directory of Research Grants - PC Ref/Gen LB 2338 .D57
  • Foundation Center's Guide to Proposal Writing -
    PC Ref/Gen HG 177.5 .U6 G44
  • Foundation Center's Guide to Winning Proposals -
    PC Ref/Gen HV 41.9 .U5 F67
  • Foundation Center's Guide to Winning Proposals II -
    PC Ref/Gen HV 41.9 .U5 F673
  • Foundation Fundamentals: A Guide for Grantseekers -
    PC Ref/Gen HV 41.9 .U5 F686
  • Foundation Grants Index - PC Ref/Gen AS 911 .A2 F66
  • Foundation Grants to Individuals - PC Ref/Gen LB 2336 .F599
  • Fund Raiser's Guide to Religious Philanthropy - PC Ref HV 89 .F85
  • Government Assistance Almanac - PC Ref HC 110 .P63 G69
  • Grant Seekers Guide: Foundations That Support Social & Economic Justice -
    PC Ref HV 97 .A3 G73
  • Grants: Corporate Grantmaking for Racial and Ethnic Communities -
    PC Ref HG 4028 .C6 G74
  • Grants for Libraries and Information Services - PC Ref/Gen Z 716.5 .G73
  • Grants Register - PC Ref/Gen LB 2338 .G73
  • Guide to Federal and State Funding Sources for Townships and Small Communities -
    PC Ref HJ 405 .G85

Corporate Philanthropy

  • Giving by Industry: A Reference Guide to the New Corporate Philanthropy -
    PC Ref/Gen HG 4028 .C6 G58
  • Matching Gift Details; Profiles of More Than 7,500 Companies with Matching
    Gift Programs - PC Ref HG 4028 .C6 C37
  • National Directory of Corporate Giving - PC Ref/Gen HV 89 .N26
  • National Directory of Corporate Public Affairs - PC Ref/Gen HD 59 .N24

Giving Trends and Statistics

  • Arts Funding: Funder Perspectives on Current and Future Trends -
    PC Ref/Gen NX 711 .U5 R46
  • Foundation Giving in Illinois: Strengthening the Nonprofit Community -
    PC Ref/Gen HV 98 .I15 F686
  • Foundation Giving Trends: Update on Funding Priorities - PC Ref HV 85 .F67
  • Foundation Growth and Giving Estimates - PC Ref HV 85 .F675
  • Foundation Yearbook: Facts and Figures on Private and Community
    Foundations - PC Ref/Gen HV 85 .F68
  • Giving USA - PC Ref/Gen HV 89 .G5
  • Individual Giving in Illinois: Implications for the Nonprofit Community -
    PC Ref/Gen HV 98 .I15 I545
  • New Nonprofit Almanac and Desk Reference: The Essential Facts and
    Figures for Managers, Researchers and Volunteers - PC Ref HD 2769.2 .U6 N47
  • Nonprofit Almanac - PC Ref HD 2769.2 .U6 N64

Grant Seeking on the Internet

  • Foundation Center's Guide to Grantseeking on the Web -
    PC Ref/Gen HV 41.2 .F68
  • Fund Raiser's Guide to the Internet - PC Ref/Gen HV 41.2 .J64

Nonprofit Organization Management and Finance

  • 990 Handbook: A Line-by-Line Approach - PC Ref/Gen KF 6449 .B56
  • Assessment of the Information and Professional Development Needs of Selected Nonprofit Organizations in the Western Suburbs - PC Ref HV 98 .I15 W356
  • Board Member Manual - PC Ref/Gen HD 2745 .B66
  • All Nonprofit Organizations (Compensation/Salaries)- Large / Illinois Statewide -
    PC Ref HD 4966 .N652 I3
  • All Nonprofit Organizations (Compensation/Salaries)- Small / Illinois Statewide -
    PC Ref HD 4966 .N652 I32
  • Development Office Management: Forms, Checklists & Guidelines -
    PC Ref/Gen HG 177 .D476
  • Duties and Responsibilities of Directors and Trustees of Illinois Private
    Foundations -
    PC Ref/Gen HD 2798 .I3 C44
  • Grantmakers Salary and Benefits Report - PC Ref HD 4965.3 .N652
  • Guide to Preparing Nonprofit Financial Statements - PC Ref HF 5681 .B2 G85
  • How to Form A Nonprofit Corporation - PC Ref/Gen KF 1388 .H6
  • Law of Tax-Exempt Organizations - PC Ref KF 6449 .H6
  • Nonprofit Financial Statement Illustrations and Trends - PC Ref HF 5681 .B2 B8
  • Nonprofit Organization Operating Manual - PC Ref/Gen HD 62.6 .O44
  • Nonprofit Organization Management: Forms, Checklists & Guidelines -
    PC Ref/Gen HD 62.6 .N6666
  • Not-For-Profit Accounting Field Guide - PC Ref/Gen HF 5686 .N56 W55
  • Starting A Nonprofit Organization in Illinois: Do It Right the First Time -
    PC Ref/Gen KFI 1411 .S7
  • Tax Law of Charitable Giving - PC Ref KF 6388 .H63
  • Wiley Not-For-Profit GAAP - PC Ref HF 5686 .N56 W5

Other Reference Sources

  • Book of Lists. Crain's Chicago Business - Ref HC 108 .C4 B665
    Lists of top businesses and executives in Chicago.
  • Book of Lists. Business Ledger - Ref HC 108 .C4 B666
    Lists of major businesses in west and northwest suburbs.
  • Dictionary of Nonprofit Terms and Concepts - PC Ref HD 2769.15 .S63
  • Direct Marketing List Source - Ref HF 5861 .D5
    Purchase mailing lists to target possible donors.
  • Glossary of Terms in Philanthropy - PC Ref/Gen HV 16 .G5
  • Guide to Funding Youth Development Programs - PC Ref/Gen HV 98 .I15 G8
  • Illinois Nonprofit Employment - PC Ref/Gen HD 8039 .N652 U65
  • NSFRE Fund-Raising Dictionary - PC Ref HG 177 .N77
  • Philanthropy in America: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia -
    PC Ref HV 91 .P58

*PC Ref titles are available for in-house use; Gen titles may be checked out. PC Ref titles are located in the Philanthropy Center area.

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