Answered By: Bobray Bordelon
Last Updated: Apr 03, 2017     Views: 21

  • Start with the Nonprofit Almanac [Firestone HD2769.2.U6N64, current edition in the Trustee Reading Room (DR))]
  • Many web sites include information on non-profit organizations:
    • National Center for Charitable Statistics
    • Foundation Center
      • includes Catalog of Non-Profit Literature - "This database of the literature of philanthropy incorporates the unique contents of Foundation Center's five libraries and contains more than 33,000 records, the majority of which include descriptive abstracts."
    • The Chronicle of Philanthropy

      "The Chronicle of Philanthropy is an independent news organization that has been serving leaders, fundraisers, grant makers, and others involved in the philanthropic enterprise for more than 25 years. The Chronicle updates its website throughout the day and appears 12 times per year in print."

To find statistics, data, and other details regarding nonprofit finances and activities, use NCCS Dataweb or Guidestar.

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