Nonprofit Tools

From accounting to fundraising to management, the library’s collection includes a variety of books to assist your nonprofit organization.

The following online resources may also be of use:


The Fundraising Authority
A beginners’ guide to fundraising and numerous topical articles.

Gift Range Calculator for Nonprofits
Use this tool the determine how many gifts it will take to reach your fundraising goal.


Center for Nonprofit Excellence Grant Sources
Weekly updates of current grant opportunities plus a summary of foundations with rolling deadlines.

Foundation Directory Quick Start
A great source for information about more than 100,000 U.S. foundations

Grant-Writing Tools for Nonprofits
Templates and sample grant proposals

Philanthropy News Digest RFP Directory
This site provides a searchable directory of current grant opportunities. You can subscribe to get monthly updates on requests for proposals by subject areas.

Nonprofit Resources

National Council of Nonprofits Tools & Resources
The NCN produces and curates tools, resources and samples for nonprofits.

Nonprofit Hub
Articles covering nonprofit essentials, including starting a nonprofit, boards, volunteers, fundraising, branding, marketing and more.