Foundation Grant Center

    Services for Grant seekers

    Yakima Valley Libraries provides services to grant-seekers through Funding Information Network premium databases, librarian selected grant-seeking websites, and personal assistance from library staff.

    As a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center, the Yakima Central Library provides a collection of online resources to assist individual and nonprofit grant-seekers.

    Online Resources

    The following electronic resources are accessible by library owned computers within the Yakima Central Library.  For additional assistance, please make an appointment using Book a Librarian.

    Foundation Directory Online

     Remote access is currently available allowing users to sign-up for 24 hours. Candid’s premier fundraising tool gives grant-seekers unprecedented access to the largest amount of clean and coded philanthropic data that currently exists. By combining exhaustive data with intuitive search functionality and informative data visualizations, FDO makes fundraising quick and efficient.

    Grants to Individuals

    Get detailed information on more than 10,000 foundations that give grants or scholarships to individuals. NEW: The application also provides direct access to Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for individuals not associated with a nonprofit right on its homepage.